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Junior Finance Assistant/Trainee Accountant (County Cork)

Type Permanent

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork West

Ref # 7921

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Are you ready to kick-start your Accounting & Finance career journey with a growing business in picturesque West Cork? We are delighted to be partnering with a growing SME thirty minutes west of Cork City in their search for a Junior Finance Assistant or Trainee Accountant to join their team. 

Working closely alongside a supportive Financial Controller this role will be have a broad scope. This would suit someone looking to kick start their career in Finance or to transition into a fully Finance focused role. 


  • Responsible for all basic accounting tasks.
  • Managing the purchase ledger by interacting with suppliers, processing invoices, and managing payments.
  • Handling the debtor’s ledger, processing invoices, and overseeing credit control.
  • Conducting lodgements, managing the cashbook, and reconciling accounts. 


  • Relevant degree or at least one year of relevant experience 
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 
  • Strong organisational skills, flexibility, and the ability to handle multiple tasks effectively.
  • Must be capable of working independently and collaboratively within a team.


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, Legal, Life Sciences, 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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