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FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT CareerWise Recruitment is seeking a Financial Accountant for an initial 9 month contract for our Westmeath based client. You will report to the Financial Controller and the key functions of this role are financial accounting, taxation, vat, and Financial reporting. THE ROLE;
  • Preparation and entering of accruals and journals to the nominal ledger.
  • Present monthly overhead expenditure levels, comparing to budget/forecast and highlighting any variance and required actions.
  • Oversee the timely preparation of accurate financial reports which summarise the financial performance of the Company and measure same against pre-determined budgets and standards
  • Liase with with external and internal auditors to ensure compliance of audits and statutory requirements.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Ensure VAT, PAYE & PRSI returns are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all financials are in compliance with US & Irish GAAP.
  • Other Ad Hoc duties as required.


  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA or recognised Accounting Qualification desirable.
  • 5 years plus experience in Financial Accounting for a multinational company and ideally in manufacturing.
  • Previous exposure to Oracle is desirable.
  • Good systems knowledge.

Please call Mark Brandon today for further information on 091-339914 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Accounting & Finance

Cork Office

CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 190