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Assistant Accountant

Ref: 79960

  • 40,000-50,000
  • 15 Sep 2023
  • Dublin (West)
  • Permanent

Job Title

Assistant Accountant

About the Company

Our client is a large multinational group providing childcare services to parents across the world.

About the Position

Due to continued expansion, they are now looking for an Assistant Accountant / Senior Accounts Assistant to support the day-to-day finance operations for all Irish subsidiaries. This is a key role within the Finance department, which affords the holder the opportunity to gain varied experience in a fast-paced environment. The role will be based in West Dublin onsite. 

Key Responsibilities

The main purpose of the role is to assist the Finance team with:
  • Processing supplier invoices & payments
  • Supplier Reconciliations
  • Online Banking
  • Credit Card management, analysis & processing
  • Issuing customer refunds
  • Internal & External Customer Support
  • VAT Returns
  • Support the Financial Controller with projects/ad-hoc requests
  • Provide support/holiday cover to other areas of the finance team when needed
This list is not exhaustive and will be reviewed and added to as this role evolves.


  • Part qualified accountant, with minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work both independently (with little supervision) and as part of a team
  • Capable of working under pressure and producing quality work to tight deadlines
  • Adaptable & able to work in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Ability to prioritise, plan & organise own work
  • Possess analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work flexibly in response to changing organisational requirements and support the business needs
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent IT skills – particularly in Excel

Remuneration Package

Very competitive salary
For more information on this role, or other accountancy roles, contact Annita McGettigan on 01 5927854 or email or click on the apply button below

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