Finance

Finance Assistant

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Galway
  • 41958411

Responsibilities & Overview

  • To assist the General Ledger Team with the year and month-end close process.
  • To assist with the Fixed Asset verification project.
  • This job requires travel to different locations around Ireland.

Finance Operations

  • Providing support to the General Ledger Team in relation Journal preparation and Balance Sheet Reconciliation.
  • Assist with the ‘Fixed Asset Verification Project’, obtaining reliable information about assets (e.g. confirming the physical existence of the asset, location of the asset, the tagging of the asset status and comparing the findings with the Fixed Asset Register).
  • Assist with administering other tasks across the Finance Team area, as required.

Quality Assurance

  • Ensure that the organisations policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Carry out all duties as required and participate as full member of the team by supporting different work areas recognizing the various deadlines that must be complied with.
  • Carry out all duties as required and participate as full member of the team by supporting different work areas recognizing the various deadlines that must be complied with.

 

Education & Requirements

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Finance role.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel).
  • A Professional Qualification (minimum Level 6 under the QQI Framework) in a related discipline is essential
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • High attention to detail with an eye for accuracy.
  • Ability to communicate articulately and effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to liaise with suppliers and internal departments to ensure issues are handled efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to travel nationally when required.

Desirable Criteria

  • Knowledge of Financial Management system such as Integra or similar package.
  • Knowledge of banking online.
  • Knowledge of Journal preparation and posting transactions.
  • Knowledge of Balance Sheet Reconciliations.
  • An understanding of public sector financial practices.

Please click the link below to apply or alternatively send an up-to-date CV to howie.leahy@peglobal.net

***Please note our client cannot assist with any Visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct Visa to live and work in Ireland***

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