Accounting and Finance

Assistant Accountant

Posted on:

Tuesday 9th January 2018

Overview of role:


The successful candidate will be a key contributor to a small Finance Team which manages the day to day, month end and year-end financial transactions and reporting for the business.

Key tasks will include:

  • Supplier invoice processing
  • Supplier payments
  • Supplier ledger maintenance
  • Employee expense and credit card processing and payment
  • Daily cash reporting
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Journal processing
  • Cost line review and reconciliation
  • Month end reconciliations
  • VAT, Intrastat and other Revenue returns
  • CSO returns
  • Participation in annual audit
  • Ad hoc requests as required


Essential Skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Part qualified ACCA or equivalent; or Accounting Technician; or qualified by experience
  • Minimum relevant degree plus 2 years experience in business, preferably manufacturing, OR 5 years relevant industry experience
  • Excellent excel skills.
  • Familiar with and competent in the use of standard ERP systems.
  • Dynamic team player
  • Enthusiastic team member with good inter-personal skills
  • Self starter with the ambition, energy and drive to progress, grow and succeed

Essential characteristics:

  • Show commitment to and uphold Company values.
  • Support and contribute to continuous improvement.
  • Be willing and able to implement and support a customer-centric approach.
  • Have a proven accounting ability.
  • Have the ability to work to and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrate well-developed communication and team working skills

€30,000 - €35,000

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