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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant required with 3 years plus experience ideally in manufacturing, or a multinational environment.  Galway city.

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation of various monthly management reporting packs, including all G.L. entries to ensure compliance with corporate reporting deadlines

  • Responsible for all elements of the Balance Sheet including Fixed Asset Register maintenance

  • All aspects of Inventory Control; Physical Counts, Variance Investigations & Analysis, Database Inventory Reporting

  • Submission of Monthly P30 & VAT Returns

  • Preparation of Audit file for year end

  • Management of the R&D Tax Credit Claims Process

  • Responsible for preparation and submission of Grant Claims

  • Ownership of the Standard Costing Process

  • Driving Cost Reduction Efforts

  • Maintenance of reporting procedures for the finance function.

  • Assist in annual budget preparation, rolling forecasts, and working capital management

  • Preparation of monthly KPI’s

  • Management of the Accounts Assistant role, ensuring appropriate coaching and mentoring is provided.

  • Ad hoc support to the Financial Controller and other department managers in supporting the business.


  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification work experience in a similar role

  • Strong analytical skills with an attention to detail.

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and an excellent working knowledge of PowerPoint

  • Strong knowledge of Sage 50 and Micropay.

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