Financial Control Associate Accountant JOB

Job description



  • Assist in the production of the monthly management accounts for a number of legal entities, produce the reconciliations and ensure all documentation and accounting is completed in line with corporate requirements and policies.
  • Completion of a number of centralised financial processes and accounting operations for the EMEA region.
  • Produce month end analytics and trend data to assist with the review and validation of financial results.
  • Provide technical input to systems and business process projects as required.
  • Assist in the completion of annual statutory accounts for a number of legal entities, provide inputs and information to the audit process and work with the auditors to complete the audit process and finalise the statutory accounts.
  • Respond to and resolve queries on a timely basis from the Business and Finance colleagues as they arise.
  • Work with the EMEA Financial Control team in Limerick to implement standardised process improvements identified in day to day activities.


Skills / Experience

  • Highly numerate with strong analytical skills and high attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team in the region and as part of the broader EMEA Finance team
  • Self-starter with an ability to self-motivate
  • Ability to react and respond on a timely basis
  • Strong planning & organisational skills
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Ability to assess issues, identify solutions and problem solve
  • Ability to adapt and react positively in a changing and dynamic work environment
  • Flexible approach towards changing work methods, deadlines and variable workloads


  • Part-qualified accountant with 3-4 years’ experience in a multi-currency financial services environment
  • Experience of US GAAP or IFRS would be an advantage but is not essential
  • Experienced background in a corporate financial control environment with a sound knowledge of accounting, reporting and financial control requirements as well as statutory and audit requirements
  • Advanced level of IT skills notably MS office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio)