Financial Accountant

Location Ireland
Discipline: Engineering
Salary: €60k-€70k
Contact name: Jennifer James

Contact email:
Published: 28 days ago
Sparktel are currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant for our client based in Co. Kerry.  Our client is a leading utility contractor specialising Electrical and Telecommunications infrastructure maintenance and construction. They experience continual growth and have offices in Northern Ireland, Great Britain, and Ireland. The successful candidate with report to the Financial Controller

  • Health Insurance Contribution
  • Pension
  • Sick Pay
  • Career Pathway Programme & Educational Assistance

Role & Responsibilities
  • Preparation of Full Monthly Management Accounts & Reporting Packs
  • Weekly P&L Commercial Reporting and overseeing Weekly Payroll
  • VAT, RTD, Intrastat RCT CIS Returns
  • Reconciliations including Bank, Revenue, Debtors & Creditors
  • General ledger accounting and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparation of accruals and prepayments
  • Maintenance of Fixed Asset Register
  • Liaising with auditors for yearend process for multiple entities
  • Project variance analysis and cost recovery solutions
  • Develop an understanding of all finance/business processes with a view to implementing efficiencies and improvements through proficient excel modelling and system upgrades
  • Assisting with system upgrades set out within departmental objectives

Experience Required:    
  • 3+ years’ experience
  • Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Experience using Sage 200 or a similar ERP package, Sage Micropay & Payroll
  • Strong understanding of accounts processes for accruals, ledgers and project costing
  • Advanced Excel & Pivot Tables
  • Implementing ERP Systems desirable# Experience in construction industry a distinct advantage

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