Finance Executive - Public Sector - €29k

Dublin City Centre
09 Oct 2018
09 Nov 2018
Job role
At Lex Consultancy we are currently working on behalf of a Public Sector Body with offices in Dublin City Centre. They currently have a fantastic opportunity available Finance Executive to join their team. This position will be offered as a 12 month contract at Executive Office level with a starting salary of €29,316. This is a super opportunity to gain experience working with a public sector organisation. The successful candidate will join a supportive and friendly team and gain excellent accounting experience. Key responsibilities will include the following: Report to the Senior Finance Executive and the Assistant Financial Accountant within the Finance Section on all matters pertaining to the finance function Provide administrative support to the team in preparing documentation for dissemination to the Audit, Strategy & Risk Committee Receipt payments Maintain creditors invoices on purchases ledger Assist in the preparation of Creditors Ledger reconciliations Assist in the preparation of Debtors Ledger reconciliations Assist in the preparation of monthly Bank reconciliations Assist in the preparation of Accruals and prepayments and monthly financial reporting processes Provide assistance with internal and external audits Assist in the provision of statistics and maintain data storage for reporting purposes Maintain relevant database and ICT systems Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time Interested applicants should meet the following requirements: 1-2 years experience working in a busy accounting focussed position Experience of integrated accounting computer packages Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and in particular Excel software package Experience of working as part of a team Ability to work on own initiative Experience working to tight deadlines Strong interpersonal skills Strong communication skills, both written and verbal Experience working with Integra System is preferable but not essential as training will be provided To be considered for this contract position , please send an up to date copy of your cv for immediate review to Laura Craughwell at Lex Consultancy vis the enclosed link. The closing date for applications will be Thursday, October 18th at 12.00pm. Please note only candidates that match the minimum job requirements above will be contacted for this role. Please view for our and