Kerry Group

Accounting Assistant

Kerry Group
Naas, Kildare, Ireland
Not disclosed
22 Apr 2021
22 May 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified
Accounting Assistant About Kerry

Kerry Business Services (KBS) is your partner in delivering value-adding, profit-enhancing solutions & compliant multi-functional services by optimizing end-to-end ways of working.

About the role:

We are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join an exciting and busy team within our Finance function. You will be a self-starter with an ambitious attitude with the desire to understand and add value within the team.

You will have experience of working in a fast-paced, thriving environment regularly liaising with multiple stakeholders.

This is a contract position until October 2021.

Key responsibilities of the role: 

The role will support our Financial Control team in:

  • Support on preparation of month-end accruals
  • Perform monthly account reconciliations
  • Assisting with the preparation of financial and management reports monthly
  • Working closely with other team members to ensure smooth period-end closing
  • Providing general accounting and administrative support as applicable
  • This role will provide you with exposure in a range of areas including assisting in the preparation of the monthly management accounts and forecasts (analysis of accounts, journal postings, balance sheet reconciliations and other month end processing).

    Your Profile:
  • Part Qualified Accountant or working towards Accounting qualification
  • SAP experience desirable
  • Excellent MS office skills, particularly Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Able to manage time effectively within a busy environment whilst having accuracy and close attention to detail
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic and ability to work on own initiative.
  • For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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