Assistant Accountant – Meath

  • Region: Rest of Ireland

  • Location:

  • Sector: Accounting & Finance

  • Contract: Permanent

  • Salary:

  • Reference: BBBH7242_1603107466

About this job

On behalf of our client in County Meath, we are recruiting for a part qualified Assistant Accountant to work within a busy and supportive finance team

Roles & Responsibilities

The primary function of this role is to assist the accountant in preparing the monthly management accounts and all other associated duties within the Finance Team.

Key Deliverables:

  • Supplier Invoicing
  • Sales analysis & reconciliation
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Monthly cashflow/ bank report
  • Purchase order and credit reconciliation
  • Assist in the production of monthly accounts
  • Fixed assets register, journals
  • Deferred Revenue/Accrued revenue
  • Payroll journals
  • Tax Control Accounts – PAYE/PRSI & VAT
  • Overheads Analysis
  • Preparation of ad hoc management reports/ ad hoc data analysis
  • Assist in preparing budgets, forecasts and the audit process


  • 2 Years working in a busy practice or 1 year in a relevant FMCG logistics environment in an assistant accountant role.
  • Analytical with a strong attention to detail and an ability to work under pressure
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A can-do attitude
  • Exercises independent judgement and multi-task orientated
  • Takes initiative & ownership of responsibilities
  • Very strong IT skills particularly a strong proficiency in Excel (pivot tables, macros etc.)


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