Job Details




Belfast, Northern Ireland


Accounts Technician

  • Applied Systems, Inc., a worldwide leader in insurance technology, is currently searching for a knowledgeable and talented Accounting Technician to join our UK Finance team on a 12 month Fixed-term Contract. The Europe Finance Department is a core component of Applied's Global Finance & Administration team. It is responsible for maintaining the UK & Ireland general ledger and subsidiary ledgers; processing and recording all revenues/expenses and preparation of financial statements in compliance to generally accepted accounting principles for use by management, shareholders and creditors. Accounting provides oversight and guidance to other UK internal departments to ensure accounting policies and procedures are consistently applied to maintain the integrity of the financial records. Accounting also manages billing and recovery, and UK treasury.


    What You Will Do 

    • Process income collections in an efficient, effective, accurate and timely manner
    • Process sales orders and ensure customer queries are handled in a professional and timely manner
    • Raise customer invoices and supplier invoices
    • Raise Purchase Orders and ensure supplier queries are handled in a professional and timely manner
    • Allocate and reconcile incoming and outgoing payments
    • Assist with the month end procedure including nominal ledger reconciliations, journal postings and invoice creation
    • Bank reconciliations
    • Credit Control
    • Performs other duties as assigned by immediate manager or management team. 


    What You Will Need to Be Successful 

    • Education: GCE A Levels
    • Experience: 1 or more years of prior clerical accounting experience within accounts payable/receivable 
    • Technical / Functional Skills:
      • Working knowledge of basic accounting terminology and procedures
      • Highly experienced in Excel, including analysis and management of large volumes of data
      • Good working knowledge of automated accounting systems
      • Ability to work to high level of accuracy
      • Ability to work in team environment and collaborate with others
      • Ability to manage time in an efficient manner and meeting deadlines
      • High level attention to detail


    Challenge What’s Possible At Applied 

    For more than 35 years, Applied Systems has created innovative technology for the global insurance industry. Today, we are a rapidly growing cloud software leader that is revolutionizing the way insurance agencies and brokers succeed. We are smart and curious people in a tech-first environment that champions bold and powerful thinking. We are transforming a complex industry through digitization, automation, and innovative new partnerships. Together, we are driving the industry fearlessly forward.  


    Join us as we expand our global footprint and do work that’s never been done. It’s an exciting time at Applied. You can do big things here, in an environment that supports innovation, teamwork, and collaboration. We’re changing the world and you can too. 


    Join us on a revolutionary journey where you can discover: 


    • Benefits- Applied offers Private Medical Insurance, Life Assurance, Eye Care and Wellness Incentives, and cycle to work scheme to support employees. Additionally, Applied offers a pension scheme with employer matched contributions.
    • Work-Life Balance- We offer benefits to help balance your work and home life. This includes; competitive paid time off, personal/sick time, paid holidays, volunteer time off, and a free day off for your birthday! 
    • Empowering Career Growth & Success- We invest in talent, care about our people and are empowered by the results of our work. We grow our teams from within and give our employees opportunities to advance. 
    • Diversity Matters- Our focus on the workforce, workplace and marketplace gives us a qualified individual in an environment in which they can be productive while we maintain our position in the industry. To help drive that change toward a vibrant, modern workplace, we have employee-driven networks with commonalities in ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and military status.
    • Culture of Recognition- Applied provides a culture of employee recognition with our Applied All Stars and Circle of Excellence programs.
    • Applied Cares Volunteer Opportunities- We have a culture that embraces and promotes volunteerism. Applied encourages our employees to help local charities and communities through the ‘Applied Cares’ program.
    • Google’s Investment in Applied- Google/CapitalG made a minority investment in Applied to help us drive AI, machine learning, and digital marketing innovation in the global insurance industry.


    Apply Today 

    By joining us, you’ll get to be a part of a growing culture that enforces a sense of belonging. Apply today because “You belong at Applied!”  For more information visit  


    EEO Statement 

    Applied Systems is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Diversity and Inclusion is a business imperative and is a part of building our brand and reputation. At Applied, we don’t discriminate, and we are committed to recruit, develop, retain, and promote regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.