Systems Accounting Officer

  • £23 - 29 per hour
  • Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
  • Temporary

System’s Accounting Officer – Northern Ireland

Hourly Rate: £23 – £29

Contract: Initial 3-month contract with a view to being extended

Work Schedule: Full time, Monday – Friday.

Hybrid/Remote Working options available


Our client are a local authority in Northern Ireland looking to recruit a Systems Accounting Officer. Spencer Clarke Group are working in partnership to aid in filling this position.


Role Brief:

The successful candidate will assist the Principal Accountant in specifying, configuring, testing and implementing new corporate systems for areas within the post-holder’s own sphere of responsibility, with consideration of Local Government Accounting Code of Practice, IFRS financial reporting requirements and Audit recommendations.


Key Responsibilities:

-          To provide training and assistance to end users in the technical operation of the corporate finance system and corporate accounting business processes.

-          To maintain and report the council’s Fixed Assets Register and capital accounting records.

-          To prepare fixed asset and capital accounting notes to the annual statutory final accounts; and respond to external and internal audit enquiries related to these, and complete any restatements as required.


what we're looking for:

  • Be a part-qualified accountant (i.e. finalist) of a relevant professional body, for example: Association of Chartered Accountants (ACAI); Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA); Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA); Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA); or equivalent


If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

If you are interested in this role or would like to know more, please contact Brad on 01772 954200 or alternatively via email on

Spencer Clarke Group specialise in both permanent & temporary roles within Accountancy & Finance, if you are a candidate looking for a new role, please give the office a call and speak to our award-winning consultants, who will be sure to find you the perfect role.



Brad Robertson Recruitment Consultant

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