Associate Accountant

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Monday, 4 July, 2022 - 15:45 to Thursday, 4 August, 2022 - 00:59
Associate Accountant                                                           
We have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Accountant to join a Shannon based materials & technologies company.  Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Associate Accountant, in conjunction with the CFO, will focus on month-end close financial reporting requirements for all entities, revenue and EBITDA for Irish and European legal entities and the calculation, invoicing and collection of fees, as well as debtor management.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Capture, validate and review intercompany data
  • Production of Intrastat, VIES and VAT for all entities ensuring timely processing to tight deadlines
  • Work with Sales Order Processing, Production and Operation teams to ensure all new business revenue is captured accurately and on a timely basis
  • Calculation of monthly accruals to meet the requirements and deadlines of Financial Accounting and their month end close schedule
  • Review of monthly debtor and creditor reporting for completeness and accuracy
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and procedures, familiar with financial markets and instruments
  • Manage executing payments per established controls and within authorized preexisting limits confirming payment settlements and posting all cash-related transactions
  • Financial project involvement at a site and group level in order to facilitate the streamlining of processes as they arise
  • Site cash forecasting preparation to adhere to head office treasury cash forecasting cycle
  • Communicate trade discrepancies to internal partners and assist in resolving mismatches between the client and its counterparties
  • Effectively communicate with IT to test and implement development and enhancements of the financial reporting offering
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as required from time to time
Key Requirements:
  • Accounting / Finance qualification with 3 to 5 years manufacturing industry experience
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to organise data and process volume to tight deadlines
  • Highly numeracy and strong analytical skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to partner effectively with peers, line managers, business and overseas partners
  • Ability to work in a team environment effectively to ensure critical deadlines are met
  • Strong IT skills notably Excel to an advanced level and Word is essential
To apply, please forward your CV to or call 086 0205506 to discuss in confidence.
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