Collins McNicholas

The Role:

My client, a Medical Devices company based in Co. Westmeath are seeking to hire an Assistant Account to join their team on a 12-month contract. Reporting to the Senior Accountant you will be responsible for general ledger related reporting duties for North American entities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist US GL Team members in preparation of US GAAP accounts and month end close
  • Posting of key journals in accordance with month end checklist
  • Completion of Balance sheet reconciliations in line with Corporate deadlines
  • Facilitate preparation of month end reporting packs and supplementary reports
  • Preparation of Intercompany reconciliations
  • Interaction with the Transaction Processing group
  • Provide information requested by internal and external auditors
  • Ad hoc tasks as required to support Finance Function
  • Back up for other colleagues where necessary

Experience and Skills:

  • Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Business Degree or Diploma including Accounting
  • Previous Experience in a Shared Service Centre
  • SAP user level experience
  • Strong sense of discretion and confidentiality.
  • Excellent IT skills with a working knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong attention to detail with good time management skills
  • The ability to work effectively under pressure and to strict deadlines

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Eoghan Dalton on 090 64 78104 or email

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