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Account Assistant

Sherry FitzGerald Group has an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Accounts Assistant to join their Finance Team. This is a one year contract role with an initial focus on AR, across all our businesses.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter, capable of working on their own initiative, have excellent communications skills and work well as part of a team.


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Process sales invoices/credit notes on the accounts system in a timely manner;

  • Liaising with branch administrators via email and telephone regarding queries on Invoices/Debtors;

  • Ensure accurate recharging of client advertising and other related charges;

  • Assist with credit collection and liaise with staff on outstanding invoices or queries;

  • Process bank lodgments, deposit refunds and client balances due;

  • Produce aged debtors’ listings and statements in a timely manner;

  • Carry out weekly bank reconciliations;

  • Liaising with colleagues to ensure invoices are correctly authorised and coded;

  • Input invoices and credit notes onto the accounts system after approval;

  • Request creditor statements and reconcile to the accounts system;

  • Prepare the main monthly payment run and creditors reconciliations;

  • Create payments using on-line banking system;

  • Enter and allocate payments on the accounts system;

  • Provide support and cover to the financial team members as required;

  • Support any other ad-hoc tasks that may arise;



  • Two years previous experience in an accounts/administration role;

    • A good knowledge of MS office packages; specifically Excel and Word;
    • Highly motivated with an ability to take ownership and with strong attention to detail;
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, good ability to multitask and meet deadlines;
    • Experience of SAGE accounting systems an advantage but not a requirement;



To apply, please email you cover letter and CV in confidence to stating that it is the Accounts Assistant role that you are applying for.



The closing date for applications is 12 January 2018