Financial Accountant

Job description

Are you looking to move from an audit practice role to an more industry focused position?

Our Outsourced Accounting and Outsourcing Services Division is continually expanding and requires qualified accountants.



Why join us

You don’t join Mazars by coincidence, you choose Mazars: a global school of excellence where you will be challenged to develop and grow. Progression is tied to education, empowering you to match your career to your aspirations both within and outside our firm. We expect your contribution to what Mazars and our clients do next and reward your ingenuity. Come and write the rest of (y)our story with us – you’ll make friends along the way too.

Mazars, the smart choice.


About Mazars

Mazars is an internationally integrated partnership, specialising in audit, accountancy, advisory, tax and Consulting. Operating in over 90 countries and territories around the world, we draw on the expertise of 40,400 professionals – 24,400 in Mazars’ integrated partnership and 16,000 via the Mazars North America Alliance – to assist clients of all sizes at every stage in their development.


The Position

Mazars Financial Accounting and Outsourcing Services Division provides accounting reporting and compliance services to clients in various sectors including manufacturing, distribution, retail, financial services, professional services and public sector. We provide businesses with a cost-effective full finance function, as well as ensuring compliance with all reporting and tax regulations.

Our outsourcing clients range from the largest global companies to emerging businesses who are establishing operations in Ireland as well as indigenous SME businesses. and public sector organisations.

The day to day:

  • Management accounting and reporting including, control account reconciliations, variance analysis, analytical review and presentation of financial results to management/Board of Directors .
  • Preparation of statutory financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards or FRS 102)
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Preparation and submission of VAT, VIES and Intrastat return
  • Staff training and supervision
  • Liaising with clients and attendance at client meetings
  • Liaising with Revenue Commissioners
  • Responsible for review of book-keeping and related files including all balance sheet reconciliations
  • Review of monthly work in progress and billing
  • Review and control of monthly invoice
  • Interim financial management/secondments to clients.
  • Preparation of proposals and presentations to clients
  • Ad hoc administrative duties as required
  • Supervision of junior team members

Job requirements


  • Qualified accountant with Chartered Accountants Ireland (ACA) or Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Professional medium/large audit practice experience and/or large multi- national experience
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively to deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Knowledge of computerized accounts packages is an advantage (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Sage Line 50, Surf, Xero, Accounts IQ, Quickbooks)
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Mazars is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

In applying for a role with us, you consent that Mazars will process your personal data for the purpose of handling your application.

Mazars endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However, at times when we do need to engage with agencies, Mazars operates within a preferred supplier list (PSL) and only work and partner with recruitment suppliers where our agreed contractual terms are in place. If unsolicited CVs are received from agencies, we will not be liable for payment of introduction fees. Thank you for your co-operation.