Accountant Technician / Part Qualified Accountant – 12 Months Fixed Term Contract

Job Title: Accountant Technician / Part Qualified Accountant – 12 Months Fixed Term Contract
Department: Financial Reporting
Reports: Finance Manager
Location: Cavan

 

Job Summary

Responsible for collating and producing Expense Analysis for Liberty Insurance. Provide effective expense reporting support to our business customers. Support department process improvement initiatives.

 

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Key contributor in the reporting of monthly financial data to tight deadlines
  • Responsibility for the accurate ledger entry of expenses including accruals, prepayments and expense allocations
  • Monthly expense variance analysis reporting for actual verses plan
  • Providing support to other team members in the delivery of the combined monthly financial data when required
  • Complete monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Present monthly cost centre reports to key budget holders and provide effective support to assist them with queries and their management of expenses within plan
  • Key contributor in the annual expense budgeting process; liaising with budget holders to prepare detailed bottom up expense plans, consistent with overall company plan
  • Preparation of regular VAT, RCT and IPT tax returns to review stage
  • Collaborate with the Finance team in meeting its overall objectives; completing ad-hoc tasks and participating effectively in the delivery of continuous improvement initiatives or projects

 

Qualifications

  • Qualified Accountant Technician or Part Qualified Accountant with a recognised institute

 

Experience & Knowledge

  • Previous experience in a busy finance function delivering monthly financial data
  • Strong communication skills and ability to multi-task
  • Proficient MS Office skills
  • Experience of Coda Financials or Hyperion reporting software an advantage
  • Previous insurance industry exposure would be a significant advantage

 

Competencies

  • Strong attention to detail to ensure completeness and accuracy of information
  • Ability to analyse data efficiently and under time constraints
  • Desire to learn and adapt and an ability to identify and implement improvements
  • Demonstrate a flexible approach in a dynamic environment

 

Liberty Insurance is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

If you would like to apply for any of the above positions please submit your CV to recruit@libertyinsurance.ie

Alternatively, if you require further information on this vacancy, please contact our
Human Resources Department on +353 (0)1 553 4060.