Senior Financial Accountant | Insurance | 65K

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Senior Financial Accountant | Insurance | South Dublin

If you are a qualified accountant and are interested in joining a highly successful, leading edging market leader in the insurance sector, then this could be the role for you.

My client, provides the successful candidate with an opportunity to work within a dynamic finance team. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual interested in working in a challenging and changing environment.

This is a permanent position paying between 60-65k + benefits.

The role of Senior Financial Accountant offers fantastic scope - apart from core accounting tasks you will have the opportunity to work on:

• ad hoc financial projects
• Managing a small team
• Statutory Reporting


• Preparation of monthly management and statutory financial information;
• Corporation tax and VAT returns;
• Assist with interim and year end audits, including preparation of year end audit files, liaising with audit team and preparation of quarter and year end group reporting;
• All quarterly and annual Solvency II regulatory returns are filed with the Central Bank of Ireland in accordance with filing deadlines.
• The revenue accounts and balance sheet are prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and the timetable laid down by the Principal.
• Maintain regular contacts with clients arranging meetings and Board meetings with Principals and agree agendas, travel, accommodation and entertaining arrangements.
• Build and maintain excellent relationships with all key internal and external stakeholders; and
• Assist in ad-hoc and project requirements.


• Qualified with min of 2 years PQE
• Accountancy practice experience desirable.
• Experience of the Financial Services industry
• Knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS would be an advantage

If you are interested in this position, please contact Gerald Quinn at Sigmar Recruitment on 01 4744626 or e mail

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