Assistant Accountant

Posted 13 May 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

We are recruiting an Assistant Accountant for our client, a globally-recognised manufacturing company based in Carlow.

As Assistant Accountant, you will join a dynamic team and will report directly to the Head of Finance.

This is a permanent role.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Responsible for bank reconciliation of all bank accounts including multi-currency

  • Maintain fixed asset register and capital expenditure records

  • Responsible for preparing weekly KPI reports for management review

  • Assist AP and AR teams

  • Prepare weekly payroll reports

  • Assist with audits

  • Assist with the preparation of management accounts and statutory financial accounts

  • Ad hoc duties as required

What are we looking for?

  • 2–3 years’ experience in a similar role

  • Knowledge of MS Office and accounting software – Excel

  • Excellent interpersonal skills – have the ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong problem-solving, verbal and written skills

  • An interest in pursuing or already a part-qualified accountant working towards a professional accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

Apply for this job now by submitting your Word formatted CV to Kieran McKeown.

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