Location: In Person Killarney Co. Kerry Ireland

Full time permanent position


What we offer

Here at O’Carroll Engineering we offer candidates the opportunity to work in an innovative, technologically advanced fabrication facility.

Work- life balance is important to us and that is why we have adopted to a 4.5 working day week.

We provide an environment that will challenge your abilities while offering a clear path to advance your role, skills and rate of pay.

Our objectives are centred on staff upskilling and training, and we encourage and provide a forum for workers to share their thoughts on how to enhance their own performance and work procedures.


Role Overview

The Accounts Assistant works to support the overall functioning of the O’Carroll Engineering accounts department. This department supports operations within Ireland and the UK


Key Responsibilities

Main duties:


  • Intrastat monthly returns
  • Motor tax compliance

 Accounts Payable

  • Supplier set up on Sage
  • Supplier Credit Application forms
  • Marking off payments on Sage
  • Printing, reconciliation and filing invoices & statements
  • Queries such as – pricing, credit notes, missing invoices
  • Ensuring correct nominal allocations on all purchases
  • PI matching invoices on Progress and transferring to Sage
  • Card payments online & over the phone
  • Creating PO’s where necessary
  • Fuel Card Ordering

 Accounts Receivable

  • Invoicing
  • Commercial invoices for the UK
  • Marking off receipts on Sage
  • Emailing customer statements when required


  • Printing statements
  • Administration and reconciliation of credit card transactions and payments
  • Uploading payment to the bank account when required
  • Updating Supplier Bank Details when required
  • Handing cash and cheque payments

 Fixed Assets

  • Allocate fixed assets purchases to correct nominals and update fixed assets register


  • Assist with the preparation of financial reports as required
  • Complete reconciliations where necessary
  • Allocate accruals and prepayments to correct nominals and update schedules
  • Complete ad-hoc tasks to support the functioning of the accounts and administration departments


    The Person


    • Studying towards or ambition to achieve ATI (Accounting Technician Ireland) certification/ qualification or other accounting qualifications


    Technical skills/ aptitudes:

    • Strong attention to detail
    • Ability to effectively manage time and prioritise work
    • Strong numerical and analytical skills
    • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
    • Ability to work on own initiative as well as being a team-player
    • Skilled in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
    • Exposure to accounting software would be advantageous
    • Willingness to learn and develop new skills
    • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills


    This Job Specification is not exhaustive and is subject to change in line with business and operational requirements.

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    O’Carroll Engineering is an equal opportunities employer.

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