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Trainee Accountant- Entry Level

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    31 Jul 00:00

​The Company:

Our client is one of the largest independently owned investment managers and is one of the largest

accounting firms in the UK. This firm has offices based in the UK and Ireland. They provide tailored

Financial and Professional Services.

Our client provides a range of services to a wide variety of sectors- FinTech, Real Estate, Financial

Services, Professional Practices, Charities and Large Tech etc. Their portfolio of clients include both

startups and substantial international groups.

The Opportunity:

Our client is seeking to hire an Trainee Accountant for their Dublin office. Their Dublin offices provide

a unique blend of business and personal financial services ranging from tax, audit and corporate

finance to personal financial planning and investment management.

This role will be hiring remotely until it is safe to return to the office. The purpose of this role is to

plan, perform and complete the audit process for each assignment.

What's on Offer?

● Excellent Remuneration Package with Competitive Salary.

● The chance to work within one of the largest UK Investment Managers.

● Learning and Development Programme- receiving regular in-depth technical training.

● Technical – on-the-job training and studying towards your professional qualification will

enable you to gain a full understanding of the technical aspects of audit and accountancy

and additional financial advisory services.

● Exposure to a vast variety of sectors such as Fintech, Professional Services, Real Estate.

● Strong Benefits Package, a huge emphasis placed on employee wellbeing.

The Ideal Candidate:

● Be committed and motivated to studying towards the ACCA qualification or CA with

Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI)

● Ability to deliver first class client service and work effectively as part of a team

● Demonstrable strong communication skills both verbally and in writing

● High level of general commercial awareness

● 2.1 honours degree or higher (in any discipline)

● 400 CAO points (equivalent to 112 UCAS points)

● A grade B or above in higher level leaving certificate (or equivalent) Maths or English

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Develop an understanding of our clients and their businesses

• Complete audit programmes and form conclusions on each individual test and section completed

• Highlight issues and problems for the attention of senior management

• Become familiar with their audit software

• Resolve queries whether of an audit or accountancy nature

• Attend a range of internal training sessions including industry experience and soft skills

• Work as part of a team to undertake a variety of audit and accountancy tasks for their diverse client

base

• Keep seniors and managers fully informed of any issues and problems, ensure work is completed

to a high level and record clearly and concisely work done

• Prioritising tasks whilst monitoring time against budget

• Support department events and procedures and build relationships