Financial Accountant (Contract)
General Ledger Accountant: Our client is a large US Multinational based here in Cork. They are currently looking to fill a contract post in General Accounting within their growing finance team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a large European Shared Service Environment. If you are a recently qualified accountant interested in developing your career in Financial Reporting this is an excellent opportunity to begin your career in a challenging multinational environment. JOB DESCRIPTION: Reporting directly to a General Accounting Team Lead, this role would suit a motivated person who is looking to develop a Finance career with an expanding & ambitious European Shared Service Centre. The successful candidate will work as part of a team & be responsible for providing efficient & effective support to the Accounts Receivable Department & wider Stakeholders. Processing and analysis of financial data related to the General Accounting (GA) system. Fully responsible for BS accounts including all reconciliations and monitoring Responsible in full for managing and producing local statutory audit files and statutory financial statements for EMEA jurisdictions including robust bridge reconciliations between US GAAP and Local GAAP & maintenance of excellent professional relationship with external statutory auditors Responsible for smooth running of hard-close and year-end US GAAP audit requirements for EMEA jurisdictions to ensure completion in a timely manner & maintenance of excellent professional relationship with external US GAAP auditors Responsible for the delivery of excellent customer service through partnership with key business unit finance staff and delivery of high-quality service levels to both the business unit and division QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified Accountant Statutory audit experience ideally ERP experience High volume reconciliation experience Fully competent in Microsoft Excel To Apply for the role please forward your cv via the portal provided or alternatively contact Tom Wilkinson on 021 4221000.