General Ledger Accountant

Competitive
Permanent
Galway
04 Feb 2020
BBBH749935

Take your career to the next level with this excellent Galway based opportunity

Responsibilities

  • Prepare daily and monthly journal entries and supporting schedules for areas of responsibilities in the organization including corporate cash, fixed assets, prepaids, intangibles and accounts payable.
  • Assist with coordination of local payroll processing and related journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Adhere to the month-end and quarter-end close processes ensure compliance with US GAAP, FRS 102 and IFRS where applicable.
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations and variance analysis to ensure financial statement accuracy.
  • Perform ad-hoc reporting and analysis and suggest process improvements for current accounting and reporting.
  • Prepare account analysis for both the P&L and Balance Sheet and provide variance details for significant fluctuations and make recommendations.
  • Develop relationships with key internal and external financial constituencies.
  • Coordinate audit requests and assist management with internal, financial and regulatory audits.

Requirements

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CPA qualified.
  • Experience working within US GAAP, FRS 102 and IFRS.
  • Strong time and stakeholder management skills and ability to balance multiple deadlines.
  • 3 + years PQE in industry with prior experience focusing on GL accounting.
  • Experience in the design, implementation and maintenance of internal controls to mitigate the risk of material misstatement.
  • In-depth skills in performing detailed and complex numerical computations and reports.
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to work with team to identify process improvements.
  • Experience in a CBI regulated entity or the technology sector.
  • SOX environment or equivalent experience

In return you will join a company with its employees at its heart. You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary package including bonus, healthcare and pension along with a strong focus on work life balance.

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