Financial Accountant | Collins McNicholas

Financial Accountant

  • Reference: GJ44879 p
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Galway, Galway City, Westmeath
  • Category: Accountancy & Finance

Accountant required with 2 years post qualification.  Reporting to the Financial Controller.  


  • Assist with /manage the daily operations of the accounting department
  • Responsible for general accounting function
  • Duties may include but are not limited to accounts receivable function, accounts payable function, journal entry preparation, all reconciliations,
  • Reconcile monthly bank statements
  • Revenue returns – VAT, VIES, Intrastat
  • Accuracy and maintenance of the general ledger and the financial statements and reports;
  • Assist with year-end audits, including preparation of year end audit files and preparation of quarter and year end reporting;
  • Provides month end and year end accounting support, as required
  • Provide timely and accurate statutory financial information


  • Recently qualified 2 years (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Strong knowledge of SAGE, Windows, Excel and other related software
  • Good interpersonal Skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Self motivated
  • Excellent communication skills, initiative and customer focus
  • Ambitious and multi-tasker
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as ability to work on own initiative

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091-706712 or email


For more information on our Recruitment and HR Services and to see a full list of our available jobs across Ireland, please visit our website


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  • Noeleen Stewart
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