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Sligo, Sligo
  • Permanent / Full-time

Practice Accountant

Aileen Egan & Co, Chartered Accountants are a progressive small-sized firm of Chartered Accountants with an office in Tubbercurry, Co Sligo. We specialise in services to small, medium, and large-sized businesses. Our services include accounting, tax, payroll and bookkeeping, business consultancy, financial services, company secretarial and corporate finance.

Due to continued growth and expansion we are now seeking a dynamic practice accountant, Qualified / Advanced Part-Qualified Accountant, to join our office team. You will join a busy vibrant and proactive team in accounting, tax advising and financial planning.

The ideal candidate will have an extensive background of experience in accounts preparation & financial reporting for sole traders, partnerships and companies, corporate & personal tax compliance, advisory services, grant applications and dealing face to face with clients and other relevant parties. This position will suit a newly qualified accountant or an Advanced Part Qualified Accountant with the drive and ambition to succeed, managing a portfolio of clients. You will be working closely as part of a team and contributing to the growth and development of the Practice.


Qualified or Advanced Part Qualified ACA/ ACCA/CPA or a similar accounting-related qualification
A minimum of 4 years’ experience in an accountancy practice
Strong attention to detail and technical knowledge

Personable and positive attitude, with excellent written and verbal communication skills

Strong organisational skills, able to multi-task and prioritise work effectively and efficiently
The ability to cope with deadlines
Willing to work as part of a team
A willingness to learn and develop professionally
Good knowledge of Relate Accounts, Thesaurus payroll, CORE, ROS and Microsoft Office – competence in Excel essential

Areas of responsibility:

Preparation of annual financial statements and tax compliance returns to include Income & Corporation tax, VAT, RCT & PAYE/PRSI essential to the effective support of the financial function of the client
Managing a portfolio of clients and the provision of business advisory and technical support to these clients
You will be working closely as part of a team to deadlines and contributing to the growth and development of the Practice


We take pride in recognising and rewarding hard work and achievement. Our package will include and be commensurate with a qualification – salary, performance-related bonus, professional subscriptions, CPD allowance and continuous training support in a dynamic practice.


Accountant, Taxation, Team worker

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