Job Reference 16167
Job type Permanent
Location Citywest, Dublin 24
Salary € 30,000 -40,000

The Role

Assistant Accountant

Citywest - Permanent

Salary: €35,000 - €45,000

Hybrid Working Model


My client is seeking to appoint an experienced Assistant Accountant on a full time permanent basis

Candidates must have at least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

Experience of using SAP and Excel would be a distinct advantage


Key Responsibilities:

Profit & Loss

  • Gross Margin Reconciliations
  • Non-Trade Purchase Orders
  • Responsible for monthly billing of recharge and distribution income
  • Continuous Process Improvement and review of existing processes
  • Ad-hoc financial analysis as required
  • Other Tasks and projects which arise within the team


Balance Sheet (B/S)

  • Prepare and review of certain monthly B/S reconciliations
  • Work with the relevant business partners (including AP, AR, Commercial, IT) to ensure resolution of reconciling items in a timely fashion
  • Ensure that B/S accounts and valuations reflect the true value to the business, aligned to the Group Companies’ policies
  • Work with the Finance team to resolve outstanding issues on monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Liaise with the Accounts Payable team to resolve issues encountered when posting invoices and assist in resolving GR/IR issues
  • Liaise with the Accounts Receivable and Principal Reclaims Accountant to resolve issues associated with Principal Debt/ Recharges
  • Shared responsibility for monthly reclaims and correction processes
  • Ad-hoc financial analysis as required
  • Other Tasks and projects which arise within the team

The Person

Key Skills:

  • Part-Qualified Accountant with 2+ years accounts experience (SAP experience preferable) and strong commercial acumen
  • Demonstrated and proven ability to work within a team to achieve common goals
  • Ability to work with significant volumes of data to investigate and arrive at a point which allows an information-based decision to be made
  • Ability to work on their own to deliver results within a short period of time
  • Dealing with 3rd parties where necessary to resolve issues identified in reconciliations.
  • Ability to analyse information and prepare key performance data.
  • Ability to work effectively under time and delivery pressures
  • Ability to work as part of a hardworking and flexible finance team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Decision making, problem solving, organising, and planning ability


For more information on this role, please contact Damian Ryan.

Tel: 045-988500 / 085-8749410

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