Northern Trust

Financial Reporting Associate Accountant (Graduate Position)

Location
Ireland, Munster, Limerick
Salary
unspecified
Posted
25 Jun 2019
Closes
26 Jun 2019
Ref
77381
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

About The Role:

Performance of Financial Reporting related activities.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high quality service to customers by accurate, timely completion of all assigned tasks (which may be parts of larger processes) and requests for information
  • Preparation of interim and annual financial statements for Investment Funds under administration.
  • Liaison with external auditors and dealing with audit queries.
  • Ensuring agreed client service levels and regulatory filing deadlines are met.
  • Ensuring other Tax compliance deadlines are met in relation to the Funds under administration.
  • Seek to learn quickly and continually improve service offered.
  • Assist other colleagues. Act as effective team member within the unit and with other units by imparting knowledge as appropriate.
  • Liaise with other units - Shareholder Services, Trustee, Corporate Actions, Control, Accounts and Fund Managers.

Skills / Experience Required:

  • Third level qualification in Accounting/Finance or Business
  • An interest in pursuing a professional accounting qualification, preferable
  • An appreciation of accounting principles
  • Demonstrates initiative in undertaking all processes, which may have an impact on efficiency and client satisfaction.
  • Ability to work in a structured pattern, setting priorities and meeting deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as this role requires interaction at all levels of the organisation.
  • Excellent PC skills especially MS Excel

About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust provides innovative financial services and guidance to corporations, institutions and affluent families and individuals globally. With 130 years of financial experience and nearly 20,000 partners, we serve the world’s most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, you will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture, which has a strong history of financial strength and stability. Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company that is committed to strengthening the communities we serve!

We recognize the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought, and in experience, which is why Forbes ranked us the top employer for Diversity in 2018.

We’d love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world’s most admired and ethical companies. Build your career with us and apply today!

  • Want to learn more about our company? Visit www.northerntrust.com
  • We are a leading global financial institution- Click here to check out our company accolades! https://www.northerntrust.com/united-states/about-us/accolades

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