Job description

Job title: Accountant

Reporting to: International Controller

Contract: Permanent

You will support the International Controller in the coordination of the general accounting activities to ensure the timely and accurate delivery of financial information.

This is a permanent role with our multinational client on the west side of Galway City.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, bank reconciliations, accruals & prepayments and AP Clearing reconciliations.
  • Prepare and post revaluation journals.
  • Intercompany reconciliations and related journal entries.
  • Manage Inventory on a weekly basis.
  • Prepare monthly commission reports and various account reconciliation/analysis.
  • Prepare VAT returns in various European Countries and VIES and Intrastat returns.
  • Issue sales invoices in accordance with sales tax regulations.
  • Prepare a weekly sales report and forecast.
  • Approve vendor purchase orders.
  • Complete sales reports on a quarterly basis
  • Complete weekly and monthly payments for approval.
  • Process claim for rebates and calculate breakdown for SBUs
  • Submit details for new VAT registrations
  • Maintain the Accounts payable ledgers – to include purchase invoices, employee expenses and credit cards.
  • Assist in the preparation of the MOR
  • Assist with the audits and in the preparation of the AOP and forecasts.

Key Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant – ACCA, ACA, CIMA, CPA
  • 5+ years’ experience
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Highly organised with the ability to work to tight deadlines

To apply for this position please contact Ciara Darcy at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455309 E: All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence.  Sigmar will never forward your CV to a third party without prior consent

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