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Assistant Accountant - Hybrid

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  • Sector:

    Accounting & Taxation

  • Contact:

    Gavin Holmes

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  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0) 19029627

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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Phoenix Search has partnered with a leading organisation in the Financial Services industry to find an Assistant Accountant or Part-Qualified Accountant. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is eager to learn and proactive. This role is based in a modern Dublin office equipped with a canteen and gym, offering a flexible hybrid work policy. This is an initial 6-month contract with a view to permanency. 

  • Reconcile debtor and creditor accounts and manage fixed asset and depreciation accounts.
  • Process, verify, and pay supplier invoices; handle monthly payroll processing and payroll queries.
  • Assist with the reconciliation of expense accounts, bank accounts, and balance sheet and P&L accounts.
  • Prepare accruals, prepayments, routine journals, and assist with the preparation of VAT returns.
  • Support month-end/year-end close processes, including preparation of annual statutory accounts and quarterly/annual reporting packages for the Parent Company.
  • Liaise with external auditors and keep financial accounts policies and procedures up to date.
  • Identify and implement improvements in work processes, and perform ad-hoc financial analysis or special projects as required by the Head of Finance or other Senior Managers.
  • Team player focused on achieving common goals.
  • Eager to learn, proactive, and responsible.
  • Strong communication and multitasking abilities.
  • Advanced Excel skills and SAP experience is a plus.
  • Over 3 years of experience in a similar role.