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Employer Matrix Recruitment
Job Title Financial Reporting Accountants

What you need to know

You will work as an Accountant – Financial Reporting for our client, an Investment Bankcompany in Limerick .Our client is one of the world’s leading financial institutions.

This is an opportunity for an individual who is proficient in accounting to work on and manage large and/or complex projects meeting the financial and regulatory reporting needs of our clients as part of a team. The successful candidate will be technically competent, and will demonstrate a broad and in-depth knowledge in the field, plus strong knowledge in related areas.

This is a 4- month contract job.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Deliver high quality service to clients through accurate, timely completion of all assigned tasks (which may be parts of larger processes) and requests for information. Be responsive to clients and anticipate their needs.
  • Preparation of interim and annual financial statements for the Investment Funds administered by the client.
  • Preparation of any group, board or ad hoc reporting required by your clients.
  • Liaise with external auditors and deal with audit queries. Manage the audit process for your clients.
  • Preparation of regulatory returns where required.
  • Ensuring agreed client service levels and regulatory filing deadlines are met.
  • Ensuring other Tax compliance deadlines are met for the funds on your team.
  • Preparing and/or reviewing tax computations as required.
  • Seek to learn quickly and continually improve service offered.
  • Assist other colleagues. Act as effective team member within the unit and with other units by imparting knowledge as appropriate. Liaise with other units – Liaise with other units – Transfer Agency, Custody/Trustee, Fund Accounting, Client Services, Legal, and Client Expenses.
  • Train other colleagues in your areas of expertise. Review the work of other colleagues and provide timely feedback on any review points.
  • Act as a go to person to help with the development of junior members of the team.
  • Take part in transition projects as required.
  • Liaise with colleagues in support locations, assist in planning outsourced work and provide colleagues in support locations with timely feedback on work provided. Review all work received from support locations.
Skills / Experience

  • Accounting experience within the Investment Industry is a distinct advantage, and applicants should have a strong level of prior financial reporting experience.
  • The successful candidate will likely be a qualified accountant or part qualified accountant and interested in completing their qualification, however a good history of accounting experience will suffice in the absence of qualification.
  • Demonstrates initiative in undertaking all processes, recognising and following through on opportunities to deliver improved efficiency and client satisfaction.
  • Ability to work in a structured pattern, setting priorities and consistently meeting deadlines.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Responsible.
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as this role requires interaction at all levels of the organisation.
  • Excellent desktop, IT and systems skills. Experience of Global Invest One/Enterprise advantageous.
  • Excellent client servicing skills
  • Candidates should have prior review experience and be comfortable providing constructive feedback to the preparers of the work.
  • It is really important that the candidate is a team player.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with SarahMeagher on 051 353825 .

Matrix Recruitment are acting as the Employment Agency and Pay Master for this position.

Matrix Recruitment Group is committed to providing a professional service where all CV's are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without candidate’s knowledge or consent.

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Location Limerick
Date Added 99 days ago
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