Qualified Accountant

Location: Dublin North, Dublin
Salary: €50000 - €55000 per annum
Posted: 3 months ago
Role type: Contract
Industry: Corporate and Professional Services Practice, Financial Leaders & Executives
Contact name: Clair Schindler
Contact email: clair.schindler@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client, a well-known, growing, and dynamic educational institution are seeking a Fixed Assets Accountant to join their organisation on a 9-month contract. This is a hands-on role where you will ensure the Group Fixed Assets and Capital Funding Register is actively managed, this role would suit a candidate with a well-rounded accounting background and some experience of fixed assets reporting.


  • Ensure the Group Fixed Assets and Capital Funding Register is actively managed.
  • Ensure all assets are accounted for in line with the Group Fixed Assets Policy and Irish GAAP accounting requirements.
  • Manage the monthly depreciation and grant amortisation cycle for the Group and provide proposals to the accounting teams for review and posting to the general ledger.
  • Ensure the Fixed Asset and Capital Funding Register reconciles to the general ledger and the classification of assets and capital funding within the financial statements.
  • Ensure any third-party asset disposals or loan transfers have legal transfer documentation in place.
  • Undertake asset verification checks and inspections at regular intervals throughout the financial year, and record findings and updates to the asset register.
  • Ensure the asset register captures appropriate data attributes for central asset management purposes and also for department, school, research centre and subsidiary company purposes.
  • Identify opportunities for continuous process and system improvement, including through the engagement with external stakeholders.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will be a recently qualified/finalist Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CPA/CIMA).

You will also possess a third level degree and you will have minimum 2 years' experience in an accounting role with experience of Irish GAAP.

Salary: Up to €55,000 depending on experience.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Clair Schindler on 0862150442 for a confidential discussion.


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