Accounts Assistant

Posted 11 April 2023
Salary €30,000 - €35,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accountancy
Contact NameBreda Dooley

Job description

My client who works and supply into the tourism sector, are growing their company, they are recruiting for an Account Assistant. This job is based just outside Ballinasloe Co. Galway.

As the Accounts Assistant you will be responsible for the processing accounts payable, receivable, payment runs, credit control, revenue returns, and month end journals. The job reports into the Managing Director.

This is a permanent job, and the hours of work are 9am - 5pm.

There is an attractive salary and benefits package on offer.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Process invoices, reconciliation, and journal entries in line with current processes.

  • Maintain, Debtors, Creditors and General Ledgers.

  • Payment Runs.

  • Credit control

  • Account Reconciliation.

  • Preparation of bank reconciliations.

  • Preparing and submitting VAT returns and payments.

  • Processing monthly end journals

  • Assist with the preparation of monthly accounts to trial balance stage.

  • Inventory Control

  • Various ad-hoc duties and reports.

What are we looking for?

  • Account Technician or higher qualification is essential.

  • At least 4 years’ previous work experience ideally within industry.

  • Strong IT Skills: Microsoft Office Applications

  • Experience with accounting packages.

  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Please send cv in word format.

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