New & Used Cars Dealers | Portadown, Co. Armagh | Shelbourne Motors

  • Are you an experienced Accounts Assistant?
  • Interested in joining a growing Accounts team?
  • Interested in joining one of Northern Ireland's most progressive motor retailers?

In line with the company growth strategy we are seeking an additional skilled Accounts Assistant to join our team.

Accounts Assistant

Job Ref: AA.2020.131

Location: Portadown


The Accounts Assistant role is to ensure the smooth running of the finance function. The job holder will be an essential part of a small team providing administrative support to Senior Accounts.

Daily duties will involve credit control management for Sales & Purchases, reconciling nominal ledgers, collating & logging all invoices onto the accounts IT system to ensure prompt payment, banking including bank reconciliations, lodgements, receipt and management of all cash along with general administrative duties such as opening, sorting & distributing of post.


The essential criteria includes:

  • Previous experience in an Accounts Assistant role
  • Ability to process information accurately and efficiently
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Computer Literacy
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Packages in particular Excel
  • Previous working experience of an Accounts computerised system

Preference will be given to those applicants holding or working towards a relevant qualification, ideally IATI qualified, previous experience in a similar role within the automotive industry and working knowledge of the Kerridge/CDK computerised system.

Why Shelbourne?

As a family run business, we have a professional & friendly ethos whereby our teams feel part of the wider Shelbourne Motors family. We work hard within our teams to deliver results for the company & we reward our team members who achieve results. Our showrooms are some of the most state of the art locally having all been refurbished in the last 24 months offering a modern & unique working environment. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary as well as a fully comprehensive benefits package including 30 days paid holidays (increasing with long service), company pension scheme, vehicle discount purchase schemes & more. We also hold team social events throughout the year funded by the company.

To Apply

Online: Fill details & attach CV to below form

Email: Send your CV to or upload using the form below.

Speak to us in confidence by calling HR Direct Line 028 3839 6808

CLOSING DATE: Applications must be submitted by 5.30pm on Wednesday 22 January 2020.

Shelbourne Motors Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


Ref: AA.2020.131

Working Hours Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm (40 hours per week)
Location Portadown
Salary Competitive industry salary
Benefits 30 days holidays
Free employer car parking
Employer Pension Contributions
Staff preferential vehicle purchase schemes
Private Health Insurance (after qualifying period)
Closing Date 22/01/2020
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