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Cost Accountant - West Galway

Cost accountant required with 2 years post qualification in a cost accounting role.  Fixed term contract.  West Galway.


Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare all assigned month -end procedures, e.g. reconciliations, calculations, variance analysis, journal entries, Forecasts, & narratives
  • Support the compilation and analysis of monthly operational KPI data for Manger review, & submission to Corporate.
  • Support SAP implementation project as requested.
  • Participate & support the preparation of the annual budget process, per Manager Guidance.
  • Support the preparation, setting & analysis of Standard Costs
  • Support & maintain the Capital expenditure process, control & reporting and provide regular updates to site.
  • Preparation of monthly Dash Boards including analysis of expenditure for management & cost centre owner review.
  • Participate in periodic audits both External & Internal.
  • Support & assist with special projects that are both financial & operational as requested.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Finance Operations Manager.



  • Must hold a professional accountancy qualification with and preferably a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a cost accounting role. However, a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration. 
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, management skills, strong work ethic, consensus gathering skills, organizational skills.
  • Experience working with an integrated ERP system (i.e. Oracle/SAP) and advanced MS skills essential. Forecasting and Financial modelling experience desired.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart.

091 706712