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Senior Financial Accountant

Our client, a Public Sector Body is seeking a Senior Financial Accountant offering a permanent contract. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the purpose of the role is to lead, manage and develop the team in respect of Financial Reporting/Financial Statements/Asset Management/C&AG Audit section/ Payroll & Expenses ensuring full compliance with key internal controls and liasing with internal and external auditors.

Hybrid working 3 days in office, 2 days from home. Based in Dublin 2.

Senior Accountant responsibilities: ( Full description available on request)

  • Produce monthly Income and Expenditure reports, annual Financial Statements in accordance with deadlines (FCC, Executive Committee, AF&R, Board and DETE).
  • Management of Payroll/Expenses function
  • Management and Development of team members in Financial Accounting and Payroll/Expenses ensuring that the team have a full understanding of the requirements of the job and receive necessary training in order that necessary delegation is possible.
  • Preparation of Financial Statements and Audit File and liasing with C&AG
  • Reporting on Estate Management Debt and liaison with Property team on corrective action. 

Senior Accountant Requirements :

  • Qualified Accountant (  ACA, ACCA, CPA, CIMA)
  • A broad range of systems, accounting and analytical skills
  • Proficiency and experience in the use of Financial Accounting systems
  • Strong focus on attention to detail and compliance.


For a confidential discussion and more information on this Financial Accountant role, please contact Michelle Miley

Direct: 090 6450667