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Senior Bookkeeper

Ref: 78082

  • 40,000-45,000
  • 13 Oct 2022
  • Dublin (South)
  • Permanent

Senior Bookkeeper

About the Company

A medium sized firm of accountants in South Co. Dublin is seeking a Senior Bookkeeper to join their team on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years Bookkeeper experience within Irish practice or a client facing environment.  The firm has a very well-established and diverse client base, with some household Irish names and turnovers up to €100m

About the Position

With up to 120 bookkeeping clients this Senior Bookkeeper position is part of a team of 8. The Senior Bookkeeper role offers a busy and varied range of clients and services and would be ideal for candidates who are looking to broaden their knowledge and expand their skills set

Key Responsibilities

  • Data entry to excel or to an accounting system (bank transactions, sales and purchases, journals, etc.).
  • Preparation of annual accounts including Profit & Loss, Cash flow Statement and Balance Sheet.
  • Reconciliation of all Balance Sheet figures analysis of all Profit and Loss Account figures.
  • Payroll administration and submission to Revenue.
  • VAT returns and reconciliation.
  • Data export and manipulation on excel, various transactions summaries/analysis on excel, comparatives to prior periods, to budgets, variances analysis.
  • Monthly management accounts and reporting packs to Partners.
  • Maintaining ongoing relationships with clients.
  • Debt collection; and
  • Preparing monthly management accounts for various clients


  • At least 3 years’ experience in a bookkeeping role, preferably in a practice or client facing environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrate strong attention to detail and time management skills.
  • Ambitious and a team player with an ability to work alone when needed.
  • Motivated, show initiative and willing to learn.
  • Proficiency of excel and word.
  • Experience in Surf Accounts Production or other relevant software packages

Remuneration Package

  • Salary- €40,000-€45,000
  • Group Pension
  • Flexitime
  • 20 days holidays

For more information on this role or any other Accountancy roles contact Conal O'Connor on 01 5927858, or e-mail or click on the apply button below
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