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Assistant Accountant

  • Location:

    Limerick

  • Sector:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact email:

    ed@phoenixrecruitment.ie

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-30

​We are a leading specialist search/recruitment firm with offices now in Dublin, Limerick, and London. From all three of our offices, we conduct local and international assignments for functional and senior leadership positions across the following core pillars - Accounting, Tax, Corporate Finance, Audit and Risk, Legal, Technology Sales and Financial Services. We partner with the most exciting start ups all the way through the largest global brands to help grow their businesses globally. 

What makes us unique? Well, it's our people and our approach. From day 1 we have hired the best talent to represent both Phoenix and our clients in the market. Most of our employees are professionally qualified having worked as Accounting, Tax or Legal professionals previously. In just over 2 years we have grown to 20+ employees, opened 3 offices nationally and internationally and we have exciting growth plans for the coming years. 

If you are an experienced finance professional looking to join an ambitious and high growth business with a strong track record of success, then reach out to our Managing Partner, Ed Rossiter, on or apply below. 

Responsibilities

  • Own and run the monthly accounts preparation process

  • Maintain and update monthly management reports and financial dashboard

  • Work closely with founders to develop financial and commercial strategies

  • Use financial knowledge and experience to highlight potential market or acquisition opportunities

  • Complete monthly Bank Reconciliations

  • Monitoring and reporting on cash movements

  • Verify all invoices have been correctly coded and authorised

  • Assist with application for additional government-related funding if required

  • Rolling Cashflow Forecast for 3-5 year plan

  • Special Projects as required

Qualifications & Skills

  • Part qualified Accountant with 1-4 years experienced working in a growing business

  • Strong academic background and training 

  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills are essential

  • Experience working within an international group with multiple entities globally

  • PC literate with excellent Excel / MS Word skills.

  • Corporate finance experience is desirable but not essential

  • Ability to work within tight operating deadlines

  • Highly motivated and able to work under own initiative

  • Ambitious, proactive and a team player