Account Assistant

  • Permanent
  • Cork
This vacancy is now closed

We are seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Accountant eager to expand their skills and get involved in all aspects of the business. Fantastic development opportunity for the next step in your career. Work for an international business across all aspects of the finance function.


  • Monthly sales entry. 
  • Weekly bank reconciliations.
  • Promptly dealing with incoming supplier queries by email and phone. 
  • Process, review and upload purchase invoices. 
  • Imports into Sage – invoices and receipts. 
  • Process and upload bank payments. 
  • Monthly supplier reconciliations. 
  • Weekly supplier payments using IBB. 
  • Process petty cash and expenses. 
  • Bi-monthly VAT return.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as required.


  • Experience of Sage Accounts 50.
  • Experience in a busy accounting environment (retail experience would be an advantage). 
  • Excellent analytic skills, with strong attention to detail. 
  • Excellent communication skills. 
  • Quick learner with the ability to work to high standards and tight deadlines. 
  • Excellent PC skills with a good working knowledge of Microsoft word and excel. 
  • Team player with the ability to organise and prioritise workload. 
  • Excellent organisation skills with the ability to meet weekly, monthly and quarterly reporting deadlines. 

Salary:  Competitive 

To apply send your CV, through our website

For further information regarding this role, please contact us on 01 6619636.

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The People Group is a Recruitment consultancy, specialising in Sales, Marketing & Management, established in 1989 and is based in Dublin 2. Our experienced team works in both the contingency and search areas, and covers all industry sectors including: Digital,  FMCG, B2B, B2C, ICT, IT, Financial Services, and Telco with a focus on Mid to Senior Level roles.