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Senior Accountant

  • Location: Galway, County Galway, Connaught, Ireland
  • Job Type:Permanent

Senior Accountant required with 3 -5 years experience in a multinational environment. Galway city.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure adherence of processes to company's policies and procedures, internal and external audit requirements and local rules and regulations; support strengthening of financial processes and controls and continuous process improvement.

  • Interpret accounting guidelines and deliver guidance, insight, and technical expertise on how it relates to general accounting scenarios.

  • Support resolution of complex accounting and tax issues.

  • Lead the transition of GL functions both into and out of the shared service centre.

  • Provide financial support to local, regional and global projects, as required.

  • Perform ad hoc and special projects assignments, as required.

  • Participate in process improvement reviews across current finance structure, identify areas requiring change and lead the change process.

  • Lead & take ownership for delivery of functional projects across GL Team as required.

  • Review and correction of journal entries and balance reconciliations at month end and identify corrective actions.

  • Collaboration with external audit staff for periodic year-end review procedures and local statutory audits as required.

Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant i.e., ACA, ACCA, CIMA with 3-5 years relevant experience – preferably with multinational background

  • ERP Systems experience is desirable

  • Able to work alone to understand and summarise financial data into high quality, accurate and usable summaries

  • Fluency in a European language an advantage



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

noeleen.stewart@collinsmcnicholas.ie

091 706712