Senior Financial Accountant

  • EUR45000 - EUR50000 per annum +
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 23 May 19

My client are an extremely known brand with a global reach. Thanks to huge growth over the past 2 years their finance division are also growing and as a result they require a talented Financial accountant to join the team.

The Role

You will be an ambitious motivated person who is willing and interested in getting involved with helping the team. You will be working closely with senior managers and key people from our multinational client base.


  • Month-end close, in accordance with agreed deadlines
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual closing activities in accordance with US GAAP and local GAAP for select international entities
  • Income statement and balance sheet review, including variance analysis
  • Reconciliation between US GAAP and local GAAP accounting and own the local stat audits for relevant entities
  • Working to optimise several business functions, this may include projects relating to the financial statement process, review and remediation of business processes
  • Ensure the accurate compilation, analysis and reporting of accounting data
  • Stakeholder engagement, building strong relationships with client representatives
  • Liaising with auditors

You will be tasked with provided solutions to accounting challenges across 4 different areas:

  1. Global Compliance and Reporting
  2. Accounting Advisory
  3. Effective Financial Reporting
  4. Business Process Outsourcing

Requirements and Skills:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified or equivalent IFAC qualification
  • Proficient accountant, with strong knowledge of IFRS, US GAAP and strong knowledge of Irish GAAP
  • Strong understanding of regulatory requirements desirable
  • Strong computer skills - advanced knowledge of Microsoft office;
  • Excellent attention to detail and resolves issues as they arise;
  • Strong communicator, highly articulate with good report writing and excel skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines;
  • SAP or alternative ERP experience - desirable
  • Experience in Multinational environment desirable

SThree UK and Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.