FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT - GALWAY 50k NQ / 2yrs pqe MNC

Updated 28/May/2020
Contract
Our client is a Multinational manufacturer in the Galway region seeking an addition to the finance team for circa 12 months.

Ideal for a newly qualified ACA or 1/2 years PQE practice trained.
Solid General Ledger and accounting fundamentals.
EMEA facing fole.
Excellent experience with a supportive team and Finance manager to step into Industry with.

Fast moving so get in touch today for full background information and interview insight.

Duties/Responsibilities
• Support month-end, quarter-end and year-end accounting close for a number of European Entities.
• Prepares journal entries and account reconciliations for bank, fixed assets, payroll, accruals etc.
• Prepare payroll and reconcile on a monthly basis for European employees.
• Prepare VAT returns and intrastate returns for European Sales Entities.
• Liaise with European Accounting firms on tax issues and statutory reporting.
• Advise and assist European Regional Director in any finance related issues or needs.
• Ability to prepare and analyse data and create reports for management.
• Ensures accurate and timely compilation of accounting information, analysis and reporting.
• Provide support for internal and external audits.
• Proposal and development of continuous improvements using lean tools to existing processes and procedures where appropriate.
• Ensure SOX 404 compliance for functional area of responsibility.
• Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and provide input for KPIs.
• Responsible for ensuring accounting files and archives are maintained.
• Assist in special financial analysis reporting and projects, as required.
• Performs a variety of other related accounting tasks, as required.

Education/ Qualification

• Qualified ACA
• A broad knowledge of accounting and financial control principles and their business applications.
• Excellent accuracy and attention to detail in performing accounting tasks.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
• Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet strict deadlines.
• Excellent Excel reporting skills and ability to analyse a high volume of data.
• Excellent computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
• Previous experience of working in a Finance Shared Service environment is advantageous.
• Knowledge and experience of any ERP highly desirable but not essential.

Please contact Dave Riordan on 01 6377251 or dave.riordan@charteredaccountants.ie

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