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Financial Accountant

Job description

Looking for an experienced Financial Accountant for a well-established Financial Services company based in Galway.

Key responsibilities:

  • Completion of Monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliations with follow up actions for team where outstanding issues remain.
  • Hold Monthly Review meeting with the Financial Controller and Company Accountant.
  • Project Manage and Acquire Knowledge of the Business Intelligence Reporting System to Produce Monthly Reports for Management.
  • Project Manage and Assist in the Annual Budget and Submission to ensure all deadlines to the group are met on a timely & accurate manner.
  • Attend Monthly Finance Meeting with Financial Controller and Company Accountant to review accuracy of Month End Closing and Action any issues accordingly. 
  • Prepare all regular Central Bank Financial Reports in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Assist in the preparation of IPT Tax and Stamp Duty Returns for Tax Authorities. - Prepare Insurance Solvency Reports for Head Office.
  • Support the Financial Assistant in reconciling all Warranty reports to SAP on a regular basis along with gaining
  • Reconcile and post all Corporation Tax in SAP for all Entities.
  • Prepare Month End Claims Reconciliation Report within tight deadlines.
  • Support the Company Accountant in Monthly Closing Process within tight deadlines. Responsible for Project Managing any new systems implementation within the Finance Department.
  • Assist in the Preparation and Completion of All Head Office Ad hoc Reporting.  Involvement in special project work as delegated by the Financial Controller. 

Key requirements:

  • Accounting Qualification – ACA, ACCA, CIMA, is a strict requirement.
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience is a strict requirement.
  • Strong IT skills are essential, with demonstrable advanced excel proficiency.
  • Background in a multinational corporation is highly desirable.
  • Exposure to Accounting and/or Financial Systems is highly desirable.
  • Project Management experience is highly desirable.

If you are interested in this Financial Accountant job, please send your resume to mslevin@sigmar.ie or call me on 091 455 300 for more information.

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