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Accountant (Staff Officer)

Location: Loughs Agency HQ (Foyle Area)

Closing Date: 30/04/2021 1:00 pm

Salary: £34,197 to £35,860 per annum


Salary Scale:  Accountant (Staff Officer) / Scale £34,197 to £35,860 per annum

Temporary Contract – 2 years (subject to funding with a possible extension)


Essential Criteria


Applicants must demonstrate that they possess the following criteria, by the closing date for applications:


  1. Have successfully passed the final professional examinations and be a full current member of a professional Accountancy Body within Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies CCAB (UK / Ireland);
  2. 1 years’ experience in an Accountancy or Finance environment;
  3. 1 years’ experience of managing staff and resources;
  4. A proven ability to work to demanding time schedules and deadlines;
  5. Proven decision making and problem solving skills; and
  6. Candidates must hold a full current driving licence (with not more than 6 penalty points) held for a minimum of two years.


Desirable Criteria


Some or all of the following criteria MAY be used in the event of a large number of suitably qualified applications:


  1. Experience of working for a public body
  2. Experience of independent self-directed working


Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 1pm on Friday 30th April 2021. The Agency reserves the right to interview only those candidates who from their application, appear to be the most suitable.



Application Form

Monitoring Form

Candidate Information Booklet


Contact Details

22 Victoria Road - currently closed
BT47 2AB

+44 (0) 28 71 342100

D'arcy Magee Court - currently closed
Dundalk Street
County Louth

+353 (0) 42 938 3888

Application Pack


Following the Government’s advice in relation to COVID-19, Loughs Agency has put in place a number of measures to maximise our capacity to continue to deliver our services as best we can.