Vacancy Detail

Accounts Assistant (Fixed Term Contract)

Keenan Recruitment is delighted to have been retained by a leading freight forwarding company to recruit for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their team, based in Bangor.

Location: Bangor

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Hours: Part-time Hours will be considered (minimum 3 days a week) or Full-time (Monday - Friday)

Duration: Fixed term contract for at least 1 year (Maternity Cover)

The Company

Our Client specialises in providing logistical solutions for clients throughout the Northern Ireland business sector and has expertise in Worldwide import and export movements. 

The Role

This position is for a Accounts Assistant, an integral function to the business, that will involve supporting the wider team and dealing efficiently with client accounts. 


  • Ensuring customers adhere to payment terms
  • Allocating payments to accounts
  • Maintaining debt and credit records
  • Processing invoices
  • Preparation and posting monthly statements
  • Dealing with customers enquiries
  • Opening new customer credit accounts
  • All associated administration

Full training will be provided.

Essential Criteria:

  • 2 years’ previous experience within credit control/accounts
  • Possess a sound level of IT literacy
  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • A confident, approachable telephone manner is essential.


Please respectively note: We anticipate a large volume of applications and can only respond to applicants who meet the criteria.


For more information on this fantastic opportunity please contact Katherine Pringle for a confidential chat T: 02890447144 or email


Keenan Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer, acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients for temporary work and an Employment Agency for providing permanent employment with our Clients.

Keenan Recruitment is proudly a Corporate Member of REC - 10638 (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) adhering to all current employment legislation.

Location: Bangor | Salary: | Job type: Contract | Posted: 13/01/2022