General Ledger Accountant – Galway | Collins McNicholas

General Ledger Accountant – Galway

  • Reference: GJ43677 fg
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Galway, Galway City
  • Category: Accountancy & Finance

General Ledger Accountant required on a long term contract basis for major Galway based company. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of Monthly Financial Reports, Annual Financial Statements and any other internal or external reports required, ensuring that they are completed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner.
  • Develop new and streamline existing processes and systems as required to ensure more efficient delivery of value add information to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be an effective team player who will drive efficiency and continuous improvement throughout the department
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports, ensuring they are completed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner:
  • Preparation, analysis and posting of journals at month end;
  • Preparation and analysis of balance sheet reconciliations at month end;
  • Calculation, posting and analysis of monthly accruals and prepayments, ensuring that all items are accurately captured;
  • Review and reconciliation of inter-company accounts, involving communication with other business locations worldwide;
  • Preparation of multi-currency bank reconciliations;
  • Preparation of variance analysis and standard cost updates as required;
  • Provide cost information to management and other departments as required.

 Requirements:

  • Accounting Qualification – ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • Third Level Degree or equivalent
  • 0 – 5 years relevant experience – preferably with Shared Service Centre and multinational corporation background
  • SAP/Oracle or other major ERP Systems experience is desirable
  • Strong computer skills especially MS Office
  • Fluency in a European language an advantage

 

 


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