Financial Accounts Assistant - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Kildare
  • Permanent
  • 4th July 2024
  • -
  • Ref ID: #41797

Job Description

  • Location: Naas, Kildare
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41797

Financial Accounts Assistant

Here at Osborne, we are hiring for a Financial Accounts Assistant for a dynamic and growing construction/manufacturing company in Kildare. As an Accounts Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the finance department by performing various accounting and clerical tasks.  If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented Financial Accounts Assistant, apply toady!

Location: Fully on-site in Naas, Co. Kildare.
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent role.

What’s in it for you?

  • Growth Opportunities: Take advantage of ongoing training and career development opportunities.
  • Supportive Environment: Join a team that values your contributions and supports your professional journey.
  • Competitive Compensation: €35-40K DOE.
  • Annual Leave: 22 days Annual Leave, increasing to 25 days after 3 years of service.
  • Other Benefits: Paid time off for medical and dental appointments, Pension Scheme and Consideration for paid memberships, training, and trade shows.
  • Parking: Free onsite parking and EV charging facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transaction Processing: Accurately record daily financial transactions, including invoices, payments, and receipts.
  • Accounts Payable: Process supplier invoices, prepare payment runs, and resolve any discrepancies with vendors.
  • Accounts Receivable: Assist in managing customer invoices, follow up on outstanding payments, and reconcile accounts.
  • Credit Control: Assist in credit control.
  • ROS Returns: Submit monthly ROS returns, including PAYE, VAT, RCT, Interstats, and Vies.
  • Bank Reconciliation: Reconcile bank statements with ledger entries to ensure accuracy and resolve discrepancies.
  • Expense Management: Process employee expense claims, ensure compliance with company policies, and maintain expense records.
  • Financial Reporting: Support the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial/ month-end reports.
  • Payroll: Cover payroll duties during staff absences.
  • Data Entry: Maintain and update financial records in the accounting software e.g. Sage.
  • Administrative Support: Assist with general administrative tasks within the finance department and provide support to senior accountants.
  • Audit Preparation: Help gather documents and information required for internal and external audits.
  • Compliance: Ensure adherence to financial regulations and company policies.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Education: Qualified accounting technician or similar.
  • Experience: 5+ years previous experience in an accounts assistant role is required, preferably within the construction/manufacturing industry, but not essential.
  • Numerical Skills: Strong numerical and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency with accounting software e.g. Sage.
  • Organizational Skills: Excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Communication: Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Confidentiality: Maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive financial information with integrity.

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Nicole  Sinnott or email your cv to Nicole to [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456