Financial Accountant – Maternity Leave Cover

    Reference No:   FASS0618
    Location:   SVP House, 91/92 Sean McDermott Street, Dublin 1
    Duration:   Full time Fixed Term – 12 months
    Hours:   37.5 hours per week
    Published:   01 June 2018
    Closing Date:   4pm Friday 22 June 2018

    The purpose of this role is part of the Society Shared Service Finance Team. To work under the direction of the Finance Service Partner, with responsibility for providing accounting expertise and to be responsible for the preparation of management accounts, financial accounts to filing, budget, forecasts and analytics. To support the Finance team on various tasks for National Office and East Region and to provide support to stakeholders when needed.

    The successful candidate should possess the following:

    • Fully Qualified Professional Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CPA, CIMA).
    • 2 years PQE.
    • A knowledge of accounting Standards and generally accepted accounting principles, and application in practice.
    • The Statement of Recommended Practice for Charities (SORP) and FRS 102.
    • Familiarity with Microsoft systems, Word, Access, PowerPoint and Microsoft outlook.
    • Experience with financial accounting and reporting systems, Agresso or others, would be desirable.
    • +2 Years’ experience working in a Finance Role involving accounts preparation and monthly reconciliations.
    • Annual audit and financial statement preparation.
    • Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts to strict reporting deadlines.
    • Previous Budgeting, Forecasting and Variance Analysis experience is essential.
    • Development and implementation of policies, procedures and controls.
    • Experience of working in the community / voluntary sector is desirable but not essential.
    If you meet these requirements and have the desire to join one of Ireland’s best known, trusted and respected not-for-profit organisations please follow the steps below.

    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting. Canvassing will not be accepted and may lead to disqualification. Due to the large volume of applications we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to candidates who are not shortlisted for interview.
    SVP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

    How to Apply

    If you wish to apply, please download and complete the application form. CVs will not be accepted


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