Job Overview

We are recruiting for a Qualified Accountant who is looking to take the next step in their career. This is a excellent opportunity and a full time permanent position based in Cavan.

You will be responsible for the monthly management accounts and you will work within a finance team. This is a exciting opportunity to join a organisation at a time of growth and expansion.

Start date: January 2020

Flexible hours for this position.

Reporting to the Managing Director you will be responsible for reporting on the profitability of the business on a monthly basis while ensuring it has sufficient working capital to trade on a successful basis.

  • You will manage accounts payable and receivable.
  • Monitor all overhead expenditure identifying savings where possible.
  • Compile and complete relevant regulatory returns.
  • Maintain the payroll.
  • Assist in developing HR systems and management of the IT systems.
  • Contribute to the monthly management process.

Duties will include:

  • Manage the working capital of the Company, develop a cash reserves policy for the company ensuring the best return is achieved from that surplus when it is established.
  • Ensure all suppliers are paid in a timely manor and all customers pay
  • In conjunction with one of the directors authorise bank payments.
  • Management Information Systems/Audits/Budgets
  • Prepare Monthly and annual Financial statements highlighting any areas of risk which may exist within the business.
  • Liaise with Auditors and assist as required during the audit.
  • Participate in and play an active role in the budgeting process.
  • Constantly review our overhead base with a view to keeping our overheads within the budget levels set.
  • Cost reduction
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Keep records of all our fixed assets and ensuring they are kept secures and holds their value. Ensure that all VAT returns are completed in a timely and correct basis.
  • Payroll - Manage the payroll system in an efficient manner. Ensure that all PAYE/PRSI and Universal charges and levies are maintained in an up-to-date manner at all times. If BIK applies for any employee ensure it is re coded accurately and in accordance with revenue rules.
  • Fixed Assets Management - Maintain control on all Capital expenditure ensuring best practice is observed throughout the company in a consistent manor. Introduce appropriate procedures and process to assist the same. Maintain the fixed assets registrar
  • Senior Team Participation and Communication and HR
  • IT systems - Review on a regular basis the companies IT system and in particular the back office system. Actively get involved in managing the system as required.

Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified Accountant with experiencre in practice or industry
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Use of accounting packages Intact or Quick books advantage not essential
  • Previous experience introducing a new accounting package advantage
  • Management Accounts Preparation
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Ability to take ownership of work
  • Flexible attitude to work


Suitable package will be negotiated for the successful candidate

To Apply:

Send CV through the attached link

Phone calls to Louise 086 4670069 for immediate consideration

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