Accounting Specialist

Posted 21 March 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameNicole Murphy

Job description

What you need to know
We are currently seeking an Accounting Specialist for our client based in Co. Waterford.
This is permanent, full-time role with hybrid working.
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Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Good knowledge of full cycle accounting – General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable & Sales Reconciliation.

  • This individual will play a key role in the Accounting Team in the monthly preparation of the management accounts.

  • Manage customers & vendors for Accounts Receivable & Accounts Payable across multiple legal entities.

  • Review and posting of expense and travel forms.

  • Accounts Payable payments and credit card reconciliations.

  • Preparation and submission of journals to accounting system.

  • Month end close activities, including General Ledger reconciliation and sales reconciliations.

  • Assist with duties in relation to tax compliance and vat returns.

  • Other office admin duties as required.

What are we looking for?

  • Relevant Accountancy / Finance third level qualification.

  • Accounting Technician or relevant accounts experience.

  • Experience using accountancy packages, preferably NetSuite.

  • Proficiency in data entry and the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team supporting others.

  • Strong attention to detail with ability to prioritize and organise workflow.

  • Adaptable and driven with a positive attitude

  • Treats confidential information in a trustworthy manner.

  • Ability to consistently follow outlined procedures, as well as develop new and improved processes.

  • A thorough, professional approach to work with a positive outlook.

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