This role will be based in Arklow in the office but part remote working is a possibility after training.

  • A Full or Part Qualification in professional accounting exams (ACA / ACCA / CPA)
  • Practice experience essential
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and Relate Software suites of packages and Surf Accounts
  • Statutory accounts and file preparation
  • Corporation Tax
  • Income Tax
  • Strong technical knowledge required in relation to accounts preparation, payroll and VAT
  • Excellent communication skills required internally and externally
  • A proactive attitude in relation to problem resolution

As a Practice Accountant your duties & responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of summaries for sales, purchases, cheque payments and cash receipts
  • Reconciling banks, debtors and creditors
  • Audit work which would involve carrying out testing (Transaction tests and debtors circularisation)
  • Preparation of draft accounts
  • Preparation of Income tax, VAT, PAYE / PRSI, P35’s, construction industry and corporation tax returns
  • Processing payroll for clients on Thesaurus and Surf Payroll
  • Use of Relate, Sage & Quickbooks
  • Payroll processing
  • Review of work processed by Junior Staff members
  • Provide key support to trainees for their professional and technical development
  • The ability to effectively project manage a number of assignments simultaneously and to follow up on outstanding queries and issues with clients and government bodies
  • The ability to deal internally with all departments involved in your particular cases to ensure efficiencies in work flows which will require excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills
  • Company secretarial work
  • Other adhoc duties
  • Proactive role in the approach to client service and satisfaction
  • Proactive role in business model improvements and business development

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €45,000.00-€50,000.00 per year

Apply below by sending your CV to Elaine at or call 01 255 7377 ext 4 to find out more!

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