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GL Accountant

  • Location: County Westmeath
  • Job Type:Permanent

The Role

Our client, a leading Medical device organisation is seeking a GL Accountant to join their team in Athlone. This is a permanent role with hybrid working.


The position is responsible for reporting duties related to EMEA Recharge entities and other EMEA entities


  • Preparation of US GAAP accounts and month-end close for EMEA Recharge entities
  • Ensure the presentation to corporate of financial and tax data on a timely and accurate basis.
  • Preparation of forecasts and AOP for relevant entities
  • Interaction with the Transaction Processing group in Athlone.
  • Ensure the integrity and SOX compliance of financial, administrative and legal controls in accordance with corporate policy and procedures.
  • The preparation and issuance of statutory financial statements.
  • Liaise with local auditors to ensure accounts are filed on time and accurately.
  • Ensure entities are fully compliant with all relevant local law, accounting standards and filing requirements
  • Ensure compliance with VAT, tax and fiscal requirements
  • Prepare the information requested by internal and external auditors



  • 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 this GL Accountant role please contact Michelle Miley.

+353 90 6450667