TRAINEE ACCOUNTANT - ACCA / ACA / CIMA
Trainee Accountant - ACCA / ACA / CIMA
Our client is a global provider of business services and solutions. They are now seeking a Trainee Accountant to join their team.
This is the ideal opportunity for a finance or accounting graduate or an ACCA, ACA or CIMA part-qualified accounting professional looking to further their career with a global market-leader. The successful candidate will benefit from outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development.
As a Trainee Accountant, you will be responsible for the organisation’s internal accounting needs. You will also be meeting the accounting tax and reporting needs and commitments of customers. Specifically, you will assist the Head of Accounts and Senior Accountant with the provision of accounting services internally as well as to customers and liaise with audit firms, Tax Advisors and external parties regarding their services.
You will assist in the preparation of statutory financial statements and management accounts, including reports for Directors, risk notes disclosures and other financial activities for customers across a wide variety of industry sectors. Preparing and posting journal entries, you'll also arrange monthly management accounts for consolidation, generate and process manual and online bank payments and perform bank reconciliations.
Additionally, you will assist in the review of review investor and cash manager reports and portfolio performance information. You will also work with Investment Managers, Account Banks, Auditors and Tax Advisors to meet deadlines for customers.
To be considered, you must have:
- At a minimum, one year's experience working in a similar accountancy role
- A finance or accounting degree or have part qualifications in ACCA, ACA, CIMA and up-to-date accounting knowledge and the ability to construct financial statements from unstructured data
- An understanding of IFRS, Irish GAAP, Company’s Act and Corporation Tax
- An understanding of the key accounting issues specific to the financial services industry
As a Trainee Accountant, you must have strong communication skills, with exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities, An ambitious team player, you must have excellent organisational abilities and be comfortable working on your own initiative.
Familiarity with recognised accounting software and/or ERP would be beneficial to your application. Experience of working within the financial services industry would also be an advantage.
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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.
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