Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

The Role

This is a multi-dimensional position, working with a focused finance team responsible for managing the affairs of a substantial number of companies / entities involved in the construction and property industry within the Bennett organisation.


Key Responsibilities

  • Invoicing through various accounting packages Sage and Access Dimensions (A/P Invoicing & A/R invoicing)
  • Managing Creditors and Debtors listings
  • Reconciliation of Bank Accounts
  • General ledger postings
  • Debtor follow up and creditor payments
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • RCT returns
  • Management of insurance renewals
  • Preparation of management and annual account
  • Reporting to senior management
  • Other ad hoc work as required

You will need

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience gained in a similar role
  • Proficient in the use of Excel and Word
  • Strong organisational skills with good oral and written communications skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and able to work well in a team environment
  • A relevant qualification with a recognised professional body is an advantage.


Location: Mullingar, Co. Westmeath

Job Type: Full time permanent

Bennett (Construction) Ltd is an equal opportunities employer

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