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Senior Financial Accountant

Dublin Job No. r00185212 Full-time

Job Description

We are hiring a Senior Financial Accounting to support our client across a number of finance business areas, with some of the responsibilities highlighted below. You will also be expected to help support any project, engagements, or system implementations that may arise.

Ensure compliance with policies, support financial governance on tech projects and reporting on transport technology capital investment projects
Understand financial implications of new transport technologies
Acquire thorough understanding of relevant transport operators operations
Provide financial evaluation and sensitivity analysis of fare changes
Manage monitor financial performance, analysis, and business partnering
Oversee payroll, reporting, grant payments, RTP budgets, and funding streams
Conduct national international benchmarking, prepare funding submissions
Ensure accurate timely reports with explanatory business commentary
Coordinate monthly TCU returns, track income expenditure, monitor reserves
Liaise with client sections, lead support finance governance projects
Analyze returns for funding and cost monitoring, verify funding allocations
Provide insights, identify improvement opportunities, and potential savings
Develop in depth knowledge of local tools and applications for General Ledger
Facilitate cross team support, participate in ad hoc projects.

This is a representative list, and the role may involve additional responsibilities beyond those explicitly mentioned.


Qualifications and Experience required
Professional accountancy qualification CIMA ACA ACCA CPA or equivalent
4 years relevant post qualification in finance and finance related roles

Accounting background with strong analytical skills
Positive attitude and flexibility
Sense of responsibility, initiative and high quality work standard
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Strong problem solving and process improvement skills
Excellent client relationship skills


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