Accounts Assistant

Head Office – Kilrush, Co. Clare


You will work within different departments throughout the company undertaking administrative duties, assisting the accounts department with invoicing, clients, and suppliers’ queries, so that business operations run smoothly.

This is a part-time role requiring 20-25 hours per week.

Main Duties

  • Process invoices, bookkeeping and journal entries in line with current processes.
  • Answer purchase ledger enquiries and deal with them accordingly.
  • Perform Creditor Reconciliations.
  • Liaise with clients/suppliers where required.
  • Process staff expenses and mileage claims.
  • Create payment runs.
  • Participate in resolving purchasing and expenses issues.
  • Process and reconcile credit card and petty cash receipts.
  • Review and implement efficiency processes and procedures where needed.
  • Assisting with other administration duties where necessary with other staff members.


  • 2+ years’ experience in a similar role 
  • Good experience/knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook 
  • Experience with Sage is an advantage. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills 
  • Ability to multitask and attention to detail. 

About you

  • A positive and enthusiastic professional interested in an exciting career opportunity with a forward-thinking company
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as on your own
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
  • Knowledge of SAGE Payroll and SAGE 50 is highly desirable
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Good inter-personal skills, with the ability to communicate appropriately at all levels


  • Competitive salary based on experience, under constant review.
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • 20 days annual leave (plus 10 bank holidays) – pro rata depending on days/hours work
  • This is a permanent position subject to a probationary period.
  • Training and CDP provided


Send your CV to Please put ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT in the Subject Line.

If you would like any further information on this post, please contact the office on +353 (0)65 90 62 878 for an informal discussion. Your enquiry will be treated in confidence.

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