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Financial Accountant

Ref: 78975

  • 60,000-70,000
  • 15 Mar 2023
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Financial Accountant

About the Company

Our client is a growing international Life insurance company with an office in Dublin city centre. They are currently recruiting a qualified accountant to join their internal finance team.
This position will suit a person who wants to gain experience in a dynamic finance team which is responsible for all aspects of financial reporting including, accounts payable, tax reporting, regulatory reporting, assets/reserves management accounts and balance sheet reconciliation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the preparation and reporting of all financial reporting including assisting in the annual audit of the financial statements
  • Perform month-end close activities including posting of accrual and prepayment journals, analytical reviews & budget variance analysis of monthly P&L
  • Support the Accounts Payables function
  • Review and prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations and control accounts
  • Quarterly Forecasting and Budgeting
  • Quarterly/Annual regulatory reporting and CSO returns
  • Monthly reporting  on cash flows, KPI’s, Expense reviews, Actuals versus budget, etc. to the CFO/CEO.
  • Supporting the development of junior accountants within the team


  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • At least 2-3 years’ experience an accounting role in Financial Services industry.
  • Experience with month end close activities, regulatory reporting and experience working within an accounts payable function advantage.
  • Organised with an ability to use own initiative
  • Highly motivated and be able to work under pressure and produce quality output to strict deadlines

Remuneration Package

€60,000 - €70,000 and excellent benefits including:
  • Pension
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Gym subsidy
  • Profit share
  • 25 days annual leave + 2 company days
  • Hybrid working

For more information on this position or other Accountancy roles, please contact Grace Caraher on 01-5927864 or hit the apply button below to send your cv. Alternatively, contact her directly via email;

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