GL Accountant

Job description

Role: GL Accountant

Contract: Permanent, Full-time

Location: Galway City

Our multinational client conveniently located in Galway City is entering a phase of rapid expansion creating a number of new opportunities within their finance department.     

A role for an experienced General Ledger Accountant is available immediately.

Reporting to the Senior Finance Manager, you will join this organisation at a really exciting phase of its growth.

The right candidate for this role will have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be a natural team player who thrives working both cross functionally and globally.

A candidate with a proven track record in process improvement will be at an advantage.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting of the monthly and quarterly financial reporting cycle.
  • Preparing, analysing and posting of journals.
  • Calculating, posting and analysing monthly accruals and prepayments.
  • Preparing and analysing balance sheet reconciliations at month end.
  • Reviewing and reconciliation of inter-company accounts.
  • Preparing multi-currency bank reconciliations and related variance analysis.
  • Support external audit for periodic year-end review procedures and local statutory audits

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field
  • Recognised professional qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • 3+ years of experience gained in an international company/multi-cultural environment.
  • Highly proficient with MS Office applications.
  • Experience of ERP systems - Oracle an advantage.
  • Top 10 training an advantage.

To apply for this position or for more information please contact me: Ciara Darcy, Principal Recruitment Consultant – 091 455309 -

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