Job Title: Accounts Assistant
CJ SHEERAN is Ireland’s largest manufacturer and recycler of timber packaging and pallets, providing a premium quality, sustainable and accredited packaging solution to Ireland and the UK’s diverse network of pallet consumers. Headquartered in Mountrath, Co. Laois the business has a number of manufacturing sites across Ireland.
We are currently undergoing exceptional growth and now have an opening for an Accounts Assistant to join our busy Accounts Department. An excellent opportunity to join a progressive and dynamic company and with the potential of availing of study support and to progress within the business.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Reporting to our Group Management Accountant, the position will be primarily based in our Central Administrative Centre in Mountrath, Co. Laois.
Duties will include:
- Assisting in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual Management Accounts
- Assisting in the year-end audit process
- Administration of high volume Debtors and Creditors Ledgers including reconciliations
- Posting to and maintenance of Sage General Ledgers
- Providing or assisting in analytics and reporting on projects
- Prepare and analyse trends, KPIs etc.
- Building and maintaining first class relationships with customers, suppliers and internal teams
- Other ad hoc administrative duties
Skills and Experience:
- Proven accounting/bookkeeping experience working in either industry or practice
- Degree or equivalent preferred from an Accounting/Business background
- Working towards or desire to work towards Accounting Technician status advantageous
- Strong commercial awareness of business dynamics
- Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and meet deadlines
- Proficient in MS Office and experience in Sage Line50 advantageous
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal and keen attention to detail
- Excellent administrative, organisational and time management skills
- Can-do attitude
Salary commensurate with experience.
Please submit your CV FAO Kris Peake, Management Accountant to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to: CJ Sheeran Limited, Shannon Street, Mountrath, Co. Laois, R32 RRX8.
Closing date for applications: COB 15th March 2019