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Careers at Andor

Step out from the crowd and join one of Northern Ireland's top companies. With a rich heritage and strong association with the renowned Queen's University, Andor has developed into a global leader of high-end scientific equipment for Life Science and Physical Science research.

Now we offer you an opportunity to join this exciting group of phenomenal people, striving to make a difference through the groundbreaking tools developed under the roof of our custom-built facility in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Financial Accountant - 12 month contract

We are looking for a trained accountant to join our experienced Finance team for one year. Here you will be working with established accounting professionals in a dynamic and challenging environment. With a range of products and services used by government laboratories, space programs and world-famous universities, you will never cease to be amazed by Andor's jaw-dropping list of suppliers and customers.

And, in addition to a competitive starting salary, Andor offers an amazing core benefits package including flexible working hours, half-day Fridays, 25 days annual leave plus public holidays, life insurance, income protection, private healthcare and a defined contribution Group Personal Pension Plan as well as a flexible benefits package that you can tailor to your own requirements. There is also a share scheme and cycle to work plan, which you can choose to avail of.

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Key Tasks and Duties
1. Responsible for preparation of annual budgets and annual Strategic Financial Plan in conjunction with the Finance Manager/ Finance Director
2. Responsible for quarterly fx forecasting
3. Calculation of Quarterly Sales Commissions
4. Responsible for the accounting and reporting of R&D spend, conducting reviews with project managers and addressing necessary actions
5. Provide insightful financial analysis, such as projections & reviews of business cases, to support strategic decision making
6. Monthly preparation and upload of statistical KPI data to Cognos Controller
7. Assist the Finance team during the implementation of a new ERP system
8. Assist the Finance Manager on group reporting requirements
9. Key contact for external auditors, ensuring that all reports are available for the year-end audit
10. Ensure company adherence to all appropriate financial standards
11. Continuous improvement of financial systems, internal control processes and procedures
12. Any other duties as may be reasonably requested from time to time by your Line Manager
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