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Financial Accountant - Financial Services

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact phone:

    STEPHEN CORRIGAN

  • Contact email:

    stephen@phoenixsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    +353 19637062

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-03-31

​About the job

The Company

We are working with a specialist Asset & Wealth Management team who are looking for a newly qualified accountant to join their team based in Dublin. This team work closely with high profile financial heads within the banking & aviation Industry.

The Opportunity

Our client is looking to hire a newly qualified accountant who has experience working within Asset & Wealth Management, Insurance or Banking with a public practice or in Industry. This candidate must have strong technical accounting skills and some process improvement experience is also an advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out financial analysis on regulatory and accounting policies

  • Providing input into the design and implementation of the business unit strategy;

  • Build relationships with clients and ensure the highest standard of service is provided

  • Improving the financial statement close process through a reduction in timelines

  • increasing the robustness or quality of the output;

  • Assist with the on-shoring or off-shoring of financial reporting and finance-related processes.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Qualified Accountant - ACA/ACCA or equivelent

  • Experience in a variety of funds types/structures such as mutual funds, UCITs,

  • Practice trained in financial services audit or have Industry experience in financial services

  • Direct insurance, banking or Asset Management experience an advantage

  • Very strong technical accounting skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to manage several projects/task at once