GL Accountant | Medical Research | 60k

Job description

GL Accountant | Medical Research | Permanent

A very successful US Medical firm based in South Dublin is currently recruiting for a GL Accountant to join the growing finance team on a permanent basis.

This ideal candidate must have exposure to US GAAP & 1-2 years PQE.

This is a permanent role paying 55k – 60k + excellent benefits. Interviews will take place later this week.

The GL Accountant will be responsible for a wide range of accounting duties including:

• Preparing Monthly Management Accountants.
• Prepares the Monthly P&L / Balance Sheet review presentations for legal entities and presents them to senior management.
• Liaises with Auditors at year end and prepares the quarterly and year end audit files.
• Evaluate current processes and internal controls; make and implement recommendations for improvement.
• Responsible for the preparation of Statutory Accounts.
• Prepares the reconciliation of US GAAP to local GAAP on the regular basis (if applicable).
• Prepares monthly tax packages.
• Quarterly/half-year/end of year financial reporting
• Reporting on Capital Expenditure
• Manage the financial reporting that is performed by the Shared Services Centre
• Annual audit preparation and internal audits as required
• Ensure compliance regarding the filing of all requested from the Central Statistics Office and similar bodies
• Inventory Control and member of the Material Review Board
• Bank liaison and treasury responsibilities
• Ensure tax compliance for the company
Qualifications and Experience:

• CIMA / ACCA / ACA / IATI Qualification
• Minimum 3-5 years finance experience from working in an international environment.
• Experience with multi-currency transactions.
If you are interested in this position, please contact Gerald Quinn at Sigmar Recruitment on 01 4744626 or e mail

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