Accenture Finance and Accounting Specialist 6M FTC in IRELAND, Ireland

Title: Finance and Accounting Specialist 6M FTC Location: Ireland-Ireland Job Number: 00491126

Job Title: Specialist Management Accountant – 6M FTC

Level: 9 Specialist

Location: Dublin

Job description:

The UKI GS Finance Specialist is responsible for the overall management of all aspects of the Geographic Services team. This incorporates control of the execution and delivery of all monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and budgeting requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Successfully lead, supervise and coach the UKI GS Team.

  • Manage the relationship with the Country Controller on a daily basis.

  • Support Country Controller / Managers with ad hoc reporting and analysis.

  • Month end review of journals to ensure US GAAP compliance.

  • Responsible for all elements of the Geographic Services planning and forecasting.

  • Work closely with Geographic Services finance leads to ensure monthly costs are correct and cost targets are being met, and relationships are maintained at a high standard.

  • Responsible for annual Price List and Fixed Rate calculation.

  • Review of balance sheet accounts ensuring quality commentary and that team are following up actions.

  • Responsible for all management reporting.

  • Identify opportunities to drive efficiency and effectiveness through new tools, processes and approaches.

  • Develop an in depth knowledge of SAP R/3 and Business Reporting in support of Management Reporting and Accounting.

  • Provide cross team support as required.

Qualifications:

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Professional accountancy qualification - preferably ACCA, CIMA, ACA, CPA.

  • 3 years of progressive accounting experience.

  • Supervisory experience

  • Strong analytical, organizational and multi-tasking skills.

  • Customer focused.

  • Sense of responsibility, pro-active, self-driven and high quality work standard.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Fluency in English is required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong Team worker skills with ability to coach and motivate team.

  • Strong leadership skills.

  • Positive attitude and flexibility.

  • Exposure to UK/Irish & US GAAP.

  • Proficient on Excel & Powerpoint

  • Proficient in SAP and Business Reporting.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 373,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Please note that Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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