Job Market update – A Great start to 2019 for members with 2 – 5 years PQE

Jan 21, 2019
Straight out of the blocks in January 2019 we are already seeing a significant increase in the number of mid-level managerial roles becoming available for ACA’s with circa 2 to 5 years PQE. 

This is a great start to the year and particularly good news for members looking to make their 2nd or 3rd career move in industry as well as those who are looking to build on the experience and skills that they have developed in their career to date.

Looking at this from the perspective of our Career Pathway framework it would see you evolving from Skill level 1 (young Professional) to Skill Level 2.(

The roles we are working on currently include Finance Manager, Senior Financial Accountant, Senior Financial Analyst, Finance Business Partner, Internal Audit Manager, Tax Manager and the like. They span a number of industry sectors which is indicative of the range of opportunities available at present. The salary levels are typically in the region of 65k to 80k€.

A move at this stage of your career is an important and potentially a significant one and needs to be well considered and strategic to ensure your career stays on track.

If you are interested in hearing more about the market for Chartered Accountants and these roles  or indeed to discuss a career move please contact the Careers team (Karin, Dave and Ciara) via email to or give us a call on 01 637 7251 or 637 7331.