Financial Accountant - 2 month FTC

Location: Dublin South, Dublin
Salary: €65000 - €70000 per annum
Posted: about 1 year ago
Role type: Contract
Industry: Corporate and Professional Services Practices (CPS)
Contact name: Clair Schindler
Contact email: clair.schindler@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client, a hugely successful international real estate company are seeking a financial accountant to join their central finance team. Based on the south side of Dublin, this is an interim role for an initial 1-2 months, with a view to permanency.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter, capable of working on their own initiative, have excellent communications skills and work well as part of a team.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Financial Controller in the provision of internal and external financial reporting.
  • Support the Statutory audit including liaising with auditors and preparation of audit deliverables.
  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end close processes for the Irish legal entities ensuring all internal controls are adhered to.
  • Delivery of key month end close activities in a timely manner, including Balance sheet reconciliations, allocations and intercompany, validation and reviews of the statutory P&L and Balance sheet reports
  • Ensuring financial data integrity through the SOX control framework
  • Preparation of the VAT return;
  • Working with the financial shared services centre to ensure the AP and AR processes function effectively
  • Support payroll process
  • Preparation of month/quarter end management accounts, variance analysis and reports;


  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, CIMA or ACA)
  • Minimum of 1-2 years' PQE, ideally within a Shared Service environment.
  • Proficient in MS packages e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook
  • Experience of Workday ERP would be an advantage

Salary: Up to €70,000 pro-rata

Potential of this role becoming permanent if that is a requirement.

To discover more about this role, apply now or contact Clair Schindler on 01-6321881 for a confidential discussion.


Clair Schindler

Selection Lead - Accountancy & Finance

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