Assistant Accountant

Posted 13 May 2022
LocationCarlow
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy
Reference8967
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.

Your new job

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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