General Ledger Accountant

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Matrix Recruitment is currently seeking to recruit a General Ledger Accountant to be based in Co. Westmeath.

The GL Accountant role will work with our Global Medical Device Client. This is a 9-month contract role and will report into the EMEA Financial Controller

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Key duties & responsibilities

  • Preparation of US GAAP accounts and month end close for the Italian entity.
  • Presentation to corporate of financial and tax data on a timely and accurate basis
  • The preparation and of forecasts and annual plans.
  • Ensure the European entity is fully SOX compliant, and with all relevant local law, accounting standards and filing requirements
  • Ensure compliance with VAT, tax and fiscal requirements for Europe.
  • Interact with the finance processing team
  • Compile with internal financial controls.
  • Preparation of information requested by internal and external auditors
  • Ad hoc tasks as required to support Finance Function

What are we looking for? 

Essential Criteria:

  • Qualified /Part Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Business Degree or Diploma including Accounting with 3-5 year’s experience
  • Previous Experience in a Shared Service Centre
  • SAP user level experience
  • Italian language would be an advantage
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Strong attention to detail with good time management skills
  • The ability to work effectively under pressure and to strict deadlines.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 09064-90485. 

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