Accountant - Sligo

Job description

Role: Accountant

Location: Sligo

Contract: 6-month FTC (maternity cover)

Our client, a successful start-up in Sligo has a short-term opportunity for an experienced Accountant in the North-West.

The full-time position, which will be based in Sligo town reports directly into the CEO/Founder of the company.

You will be responsible for the coordination of the general accounting activities to ensure the timely and accurate delivery of financial information.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, bank reconciliations, accruals & prepayments and AP Clearing reconciliations.
  • Intercompany reconciliations and related journal entries.
  • Issue sales invoices in accordance with sales tax regulations.
  • Complete weekly and monthly payments for approval.
  • Maintain the Accounts payable ledgers – to include purchase invoices.
  • Assist with the audits and preparation for year-end.
  • Processing payroll for 9-15 staff.

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 in the strictest of confidence. Sigmar will never forward your CV to a third party without prior consent

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