Accounts Assistant

Mayo, Ireland
Competitive salary
24 Sep 2020
24 Oct 2020
Experience level
Part qualified
The Accounts Assistant will complete and oversee the accurate and timely recording of the company's financial transactions and preparation of management reports for review by the Finance include:

  • Prepare monthly management accounts in a timely and accurate basis for review by the Finance Manager, including all general ledger postings and nominal account reconciliations
  • Prepare year end accounts to audit stage for review and liaise with external auditors to answer related queries
  • Work with the Finance Manager to ensure mechanisms and compliance within the finance department are working efficiently
  • Assist in the monitoring of financial budgets, KPIs and cost control
  • Keep the Finance Manager appraised of any significant developments within their area of responsibility
  • Provide assistance to the Finance Manager in developing appropriate business relations with key external contacts including customers, suppliers, banks etc
  • Assistance with the Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger and Payroll function on an adhoc basis when required
  • Adhoc finance projects to include system reviews, process improvements and efficiency measures

Position Requirements:

Applicants must be either a business/finance graduate or a part qualified/qualified accountant with a minimum of 5 years financial experience.

The position requires an individual who:
  • Has experience working in a busy finance department
  • Excellent communicator at all levels both inside and outside the organisation
  • Advanced MS Excel and accounting software experience required
  • Is a self-motivated, self-starter who demonstrates a consistent ‘can do approach'
  • Has the ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Is reliable, trustworthy, dedicated to maintaining high quality standards and achieving company results
  • Has good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Has the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines

For further information contact Maria and email CV


Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, accounts assistant

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