Project Accountant

  • Reference: GJ45623 x
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Galway, Galway City
  • Category: Accountancy & Finance

Project Accountant, recently qualified accountant with ideally 2-3 years post qualification experience.  Galway.

  • Prepare and submit Capital Expenditure requests, track spend on projects, provide updates & forecasts on capital spend, close out projects in a timely manner & work closely with Engineering/R&D/Sustaining departments on Capital related issues. 
  • Co-ordinate the process of claiming Research & Development (R&D) Tax credits by liaising with our accounting partners and onsite engineers to pull submissions together.
  • Grant application co-ordination including managing the drawdown process & ensure process is ‘ audit ready’ at all stages.
  • Manage fixed assets onsite including initial tagging of assets (onsite and at vendors) & organization and & co-ordination of regular physical fixed asset counts.
  • Ensure construction in progress (CIP) ageing is kept current. 
  • Budgeting and Forecasting for the Research & Development/Sustaining Department.
  • Tracking expenditure on R&D projects. 
  • Supporting & promoting a good internal controls environment 
  • Sales Invoicing and Inter co recharges & reconciliations.
  • Preparation of Central Statistics Office returns as required
  • Balance sheet reconciliations of Key Capital & Fixed asset accounts.
  • Perform ad hoc exercises as required.
  • Ability to manage workload effectively and efficiently.

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091-706712 or email


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