Cost Accountant

Job description

A highly successful SME company based in Tipperary is currently looking to recruit a part qual of finalist accountant.

This is an excellent opportunity to build and gain experience in the manufacturing and engineering industry

*** Salary €40k - €45k***

Main duties

  • Reviewing product costings to ensure accuracy.
  • Designing and developing margin analysis reporting for management information.
  • Working with engineering and operations to document processes and cost and time products across the various stages of manufacturing.
  • Ongoing general ledger maintenance – bank rec’s, balance sheet rec’s, fixed assets register, etc.
  • First point of contact for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
  • Preparation and submission of VAT and RTD returns.
  • Suggesting process improvements and efficiencies.
  • Preparing monthly management accounts.
  • Ensuring all reports are issued in accordance with deadlines including weekly and monthly sales reports.
  • Co-ordination and valuation of monthly and yearly stock takes.
  • Preparation of weekly and monthly payroll and expenses and accompanying Revenue returns, upkeep of employee files.
  • Assisting with the year end audit.


  • A part qualified accountant or recently qualifed
  • Management/cost accounting experience
  • Coming from a manufacturing background essential
  • Engineering background an distinct advantage
  • Advanced Excel knowledge 

To apply for this role please find contact Maria Sheehy on 021 4847131 or email

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