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Assistant Accountant – Immediately Available (Contract)

Type Contract

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork (All)

Ref # 8366

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Are you immediately available and looking to broaden your finance experience in the dynamic and fast-growing renewable energy sector?


Here in Barden we are working with our client, a leader in the renewable energy field to assist them identify an Assistant Accountant to join their team on a 9 month contract.


This person will work closely with the Senior Accountant and will get huge exposure to the business including assisting with month end reporting processes.


“This is a perfect role for somebody looking to broaden their skillset or to get some hands on industry experience. There is huge scope for this person and it’s a great opportunity for somebody who is ambitious and still early days in their accounting career”- Finance Manager



  • Prepare monthly reconciliations.
  • Handle the creation and management of the leasing sub ledger.
  • Assist with month-end accruals.
  • Prepare annual financial statements for Irish entities.
  • Manage VAT returns for all Irish entities.
  • Contribute to establishing and optimizing group policies and procedures.
  • Provide support to the broader Financial Accounting team as needed.
  • Perform general administrative tasks to support business operations.



  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently and as part of a team, taking initiative when needed.
  • Strong Attention to Detail.
  • Effectively manages time and prioritizes tasks.

Hi, we’re Barden.  We’re the Partner Led Talent Advisory & Recruitment Firm that puts Talent first. With practices across Accounting & Tax, Business Support, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Legal, Supply Chain, and Technology, we help build world-class teams for Ireland’s top companies and we help top Talent achieve their ambitions.Simple.

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Working with Jonathan’s team
Jonathan Olden leads a team of accounting recruitment experts that work exclusively with the accounting professionals across Munster. With a deep understanding of leading businesses, team structures, cultures and the nuances of the Munster market, Jonathan and his team, many of whom are accountants themselves, go to great lengths to provide a consultative and supportive service to the people they work with. Jonathan and his team are where accounting professionals in Munster go for advice before they start looking for a job.

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