Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant
Kildare Permanent Office €35,000 - €40,000 Ref: 479801K

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking an Assistant Accountant to join their finance team in Co. Kildare. This permanent position offers the flexibility of hybrid work after 3 months.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform financial accounting tasks including journal postings, processing, and producing monthly, quarterly, and year-end accounts.
  • Manage fixed assets and assist with audit preparations.
  • Conduct balance sheet reconciliations along with cash flow and profit and loss analyses.
  • Handle VAT, CIS (UK), RCT submissions, and other relevant tax filings to revenue services or HMRC.
  • Assist in the creation of monthly management accounts for eight entities within the Group and calculate accruals and prepayments.
  • Process ad hoc invoices, reconcile them against statements, and determine payment totals.
  • Oversee monthly job costs, reconcile job accounts with management accounts, and undertake additional duties for monthly accounting closure.
  • Take charge of the annual audit for all companies under the Financial Controller’s guidance and support efficiency enhancements in accounting.
  • Manage customer statements and cash collection and assist with finance-related company projects.

Experience Required

  • Experience in multinational accounting environments preferred.
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and intercompany accounts is a bonus, but not required.
  • Exceptional communication skills are essential.
  • Ability to excel within a team as well as independently.

Educational Requirements

  • Part Qualification, or studying towards (ACCA, ACA, CPA, CIA, IIA)

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 37.5-hour work week.
  • Hybrid work model after 3 months.
  • Pension
  • Free parking.
  • Discounts for staff.

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