Accountant

Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 573 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jul 2024

All of our jobs are based in Louth/ Meath/ Cavan/ Monaghan and North Dublin.

Overview of Role: Our client based in Co Louth/Co. Meath is seeking a Financial Controller on a Permanent basis.

 

EXPERIENCE

• 3+ years Post Qualification Experience is essential.

• Experience of annual audit, audit pre-work including audit file, working papers, advance audit analysis, annual reporting / audit is essential.

• Experience of financial Statement preparation to filling/publication stage.

• Budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis experience is desirable.

• Experience in analysing trends and KPI’s is desirable.

• Experience with presentations is desirable.

• Experience of key performance metrics reporting, variance analysis for inclusion in management reports.

• Experience of system implementation/systems improvement.

• Development and implementation of policies, procedures and controls.

 

EDUCATION

• Fully qualified with a professional accounting qualification ACA, ACCA, CIMA is essential.

 

KNOWLEDGE

• Knowledge of audit, statutory accounts, management accounts, internal control and process analysis is essential.

• Knowledge of financial policies and GAAP/SORP application is essential.

• Knowledge of commercial / retail business operations best practice, procedures, internal controls, reporting and analytics is desirable.

• Knowledge and experience with large entity financial accounting systems is desirable.

 

SKILLS

• Excellent IT skills including finance software systems, MS Office and advanced Excel skills is essential.

• Excellent report writing skills with a high level of attention to detail.

• Analytics and operations analysis and evaluation.

• Strong people management skills.

• Ability to work in a team, contribute to initiatives and continuous improvements.

• Strong communication skills both written and verbally, with the ability to present ideas clearly and concisely to a variety of audiences.

• Strong problem-solving skills with ability to use initiative to develop solutions.

• Good organisation skills and ability to prioritise in a busy environment.

 

The person must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

• be honest and trustworthy

• be respectful

• possess cultural awareness and sensitivity

• be flexible

• demonstrate sound work ethics

 

If you are interested in the above role, please apply to job reference HM/784 on www.recruitmentbureau.com. Please send your cv in a Word format.

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