Financial Accountant

  • Job type

  • Location

    Dublin South/Wicklow
  • Working Pattern

  • Specialism

    Financial And Management Accounting
  • Industry

    Technology & Internet Services
  • Pay


Financial Accountant - Sandyford €70,000 DOE

Your new company

This organisation is a market leading technology company who specialises in data and analytics and is one of the largest data and analytics company. The accounting team has grown significantly, quadrupled in size because of the great work they have been doing. They offer the world’s most comprehensive business data and analytical insights to power today’s most crucial business needs. The company has been around for circa 180 years, only been in Dublin for 13 years and the headquarters are in the US, and it’s a global organisation.

Your new role

This is a typical statutory accounting position with the relevant duties included such as:

  • Experience working with auditing and have strong exposure to audit processes and procedures, including project management of the statutory audit
  • Ensuring month end closes on GL accounts are done efficiently and accurately
  • Supporting the payroll process, so a good understanding of payroll is desired
  • Preparation of the statutory reporting accounts in time for reporting and sign off by the Financial Controller
  • Working closely with other intercompany departments such as AP, AR and treasury to manage the cash flow correctly
  • Ensuring full support to monthly management reporting
  • Responsibility for ensuring all financial records are accurate and up to date at all times

What you'll need to succeed

You will need to be a Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA, CPA, CIMA) with +4 years PQE experience in Finance and Accounting within a multinational environment (UK/IE GAAP). Our client is looking for a candidate with strong analytical and technical ability in accounting. Ideally, you will have experience in creating IFRS financial statements and presenting to senior management. You will be personable and enjoy contributing to a close team environment. Having good systems skills will be a strong advantage and experience in Oracle would be ideal. Demonstration of excellent communication is vital for this role, coupled with having strong relationship building skills.

What you'll get in return

This is a 12-month fixed term contract as its covering maternity leave, but there is a strong view to this post being made permanent. The company are well established in retaining staff who do well in the organisation. This organisation boasts excellent flexible working conditions, and they have great opportunity for remote working. You will get to work in a collaborative environment that are an equal opportunity employer and support all backgrounds at work. There are excellent benefits such as a pension, health insurance and an annual bonus. There is parking available onsite and there is 25 days annual leave with an extra day off for medical appointments.

What you need to do now

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