Wallace Myers International Executive Recruitment & Professional Staffing

Gareth Little

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Financial Accountant - Contract

Dublin West, Dublin
€50000 - €60000 per annum

Our Client, a multinational company based in Dublin is currently seeking a Financial Accountant. The primary responsibility of the position is to manage a portfolio of property & management company ledgers and legal entities across Europe for monthly group reporting under US GAAP, leading local statutory reporting, including audits and local compliance requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the monthly, quarterly & annual group reporting under US GAAP and local GAAP for a portfolio of entities & property set of books
  • Ownership of various finance functional areas for a number of properties which feed into the set of books.
  • Work in a team of accountants & assistant accountants with responsibilities across other functional areas.
  • Review & process all transactions for your ledgers. Prepare & review all balance sheet accounts as part of month end close controls, including pro-active follow-up to remove reconciling items
  • Take responsibility & ownership for local statutory audits for a number of entities across Europe
  • Be a trusted colleague to internal teams such as asset management, sales, FP&A and site operations; as well as manage third-party service providers supporting local compliance & tax filings
  • Develop a deep understanding of the business to be able to input into standardisation of processes across the P2P, O2C and R2R functions, working with colleagues in Europe, Asia and the US.
  • Important contribution in the accounting and internal control systems, and be proactive in leading improvements focused on finance operational excellence
  • Embrace opportunities to be involved in integration and other finance projects

Key requirements:

  • Qualified accountant
  • 2-3 years' experience in similar roles,
  • Experience of IFRS, UK/Irish GAAP & US GAAP
  • Understanding & working knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley
  • Strong systems knowledge and intermediate/advanced Excel skills are required
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written. Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to a variety of audiences.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work within limited time constraints.

About Wallace Myers International | Recruitment Agency

Wallace Myers International is a specialist recruitment agency headquartered in Dublin 2, Ireland. We are the staffing experts of choice for businesses and organisations seeking staffing solutions of the highest calibre. We are the market leaders in professional recruitment and lead the way in Retail, Pharmacy, Accountancy, Financial Services, HR, Business Support, Construction & Property, Marketing & Sales, Hospitality, Technology.

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This position was pPosted on 12 Feb 2019

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