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Trainee Accountant Limerick City & Bantry, Cork

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    Clodagh Ryan

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    26 days ago

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Phoenix has teamed up with an independent financial services firm headquartered in Ireland, with a global presence through their international offices. Our client's core focus is providing specialised accounting services to investment vehicles, collectively managing assets valued at nearly US$700 billion.

Our client is currently seeking a trainee accountant who has 0-3 years experience in which they will provide training support for ACA exams. Our client has two roles which is based in the Limerick office and the Bantry office in Cork.


  • Preparing financial statements for our clients.
  • Crafting financial highlights disclosures.
  • Generating periodic management accounts.
  • Creating supporting Excel schedules and notes.
  • Liaising with external stakeholders such as investment managers, auditors, and administrators.
  • Presenting financial statements for review to the Practice Manager/Principal.
  • You will also assist in researching complex transactions to ensure accurate accounting treatment.


  • A related Honours degree, such as Accounting.
  • Excellent communication skills, effective time management abilities, initiative, and preferably some industry experience in an accounting role.
  • Familiarity with IFRS and GAAP accounting principles, proficiency in Microsoft Office 365.
  • Part Qualified ACA is desirable but not essential

Our client value integrity, motivation, teamwork, and a commitment to delivering high-quality work.


  • A professional qualification training contract with covered subscription and tuition fees, paid study and exam leave.
  • An attractive compensation package with annual increments based on performance.
  • A flexible work environment, accommodating holiday arrangements, comprehensive training, and ample opportunities for professional development.