Financial Accountant

Cork, CO.CORK T12 X8N6

Banking / Financial Services
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Contract Fixed Term
No Travel Required

Job Description
This is a 12 month contract position.


The Financial Accountant will be involved in the financial reporting requirements for a tightly knit international business.

The role will ideally fit a recently qualified accountant who has a passion for challenge, a naturally inquisitive mindset, highly commercially focused and with ambitions of financial leadership in time.

Responsibilities of the Financial Accountant

· Support the month end close process

· Maintain sub-ledgers schedules and post monthly journals

· Upload and review monthly reports from technical managers

· Prepare balance sheet reconciliations

· Ensure financial records are in compliance with US and Local GAAP

· Eompliance with SOX requirements

· Preparation of tax computations and liaising with external tax advisors

· Preparation of monthly OPEX report and liaising with the OPEX team

· Prepare statutory audit/accounts for select entities

· Assist with external reporting requirements

· Liaise with internal and external auditors

· Support the decision-making process by challenging commercial decisions from a financial perspective

· Other ad-hoc projects

Job Requirements
• Qualified accountant - ideally would be top tier trained
• Experience working within an accounts department desired
• Accounts preparation and consolidation experience an advantage
• Strong Excel capability desired
• Experience with Navision and Oracle consolidation systems an advantage
• Strong communication skills and ability to work on own initiative
• High energy and ambition
• Enthusiastic, naturally inquisitive
• Self-starter