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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant required for NGO organisation in Dublin 6. Reporting to the Finance Director

Role responsibilities

  • Key member of the Finance team with the Treasurer, Finance Director, Accountant, and Accounts Executive on the Financial Administration division
  • Revisor of Community Houses - Review and assist Communities with financial administration and provide management advice as required.
  • Financial control
  • Quarterly Accounts
  • Budgeting
  • Compliance with Society and Province Policies
  • Strong internal controls and risk management
  • Financial planning
  • Cash flow management
  • Compliance with taxation legislation
  • Trusted advisor to Community Superiors
  • Prepare Trust Financial Statements for audit
  • Quality and insightful reporting
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory regulations (Charities Act 2009) and adhering to financial reporting standards and governance applicable to the charitable sector.
  • Oversight of the finances and governance of organisation’s works & bodies
  • Payroll Administration
  • Oversight of organisation’s Insurances and VHI
  • Working with Solicitor on Legal matters
  • Working with professional advisors on Property matters and oversight of Capital Projects

Person Specification

  • A professional accountancy qualification (e.g., ACCA, ACA, CIMA, CPA)
  • At least 10 years’ experience in a finance role.
  • An interest in working in an environment where there is a requirement to understand deeply the structure, the ethos and operational environment of a faith-based organisation.
  • Experience of charity/not-for-profit sector.
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of MS Office suite packages and an ability to use and develop accounting software tools and systems.
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Good communication skills

This is a really nice, varied and interesting role for the right candidate with a very positive work culture team and environment.

Full- time Permanent role. 35 hour working week
Salary €80k-€90k plus benefits with 30 days annual leave. Role will be initially site based in Dublin 6 (scope for hybrid after initial period)

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