Financial Accountant

  • Cork
  • Temporary
  • JO-1709-62852_1505479580

Summary

Our based client currently have an open position for a Financial Accountant to join their team. This is an 18 month contract.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful individual will be responsible for the financial statements of the business.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of month end close financial statements & foreign currency translation.
  • Responsible for balance sheet reconciliation and control
  • Responsible for all aspects of corporation and deferred tax including preparing quarterly and annual provisions, preparing related balance sheet reconciliations and Quarterly tax reporting to our corporate tax department.
  • Ensuring correct standard treatment application for Fixed Asset Accounting.
  • Manage the preparation of annual statutory financial accounts
  • Liase with internal/external auditors and ensure compliance with all Corporate, Finance and Sarbanes Oxley policies, local legal and statutory requirements, taxation and customs authorities requirements.
  • Responsible for driving a culture of Continuous Improvement
  • Involvement in finance projects in areas such as, site disposal accounting, legal entity integration, Grant and R&D claims etc


key specifications:

  • Qualified accountant with relevant post qualification experience (minimum 2+ years)
  • Proficiency in IFRS statutory reporting conditions
  • Strong Excel and systems experience. Ability to build models, macros etc.
  • Experience in strategic projects around operational efficiency and savings
  • Exposure to ERP systems an advantage
  • Ability to work to and meet deadlines


Typical Minimum Education:

  • Degree or 3rd level qualification (Business/Finance).
  • Accountancy Qualification.


Typical Minimum Experience:

  • Beneficial to have worked in the US Multinational environment.
  • At least 3-5 years experience in a Business environment - with a good working knowledge of compliance & accounting.

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