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



  • 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



  • 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

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