Financial Accountant

Job Title Financial Accountant

(Permanent – 6 month probation)

Department Finance
Reports to Financial Controller & CFO
Location Dublin, Rathcoole
Start Date 1 April 2022


Company Profile
EirTrade Aviation Ireland Limited is an aviation asset trading and management company. Founded in 2010, EirTrade provides specialist services to the airline and aircraft leasing community worldwide.

With operations in Ireland, USA and Asia, EirTrade’s role is to optimise client asset value through a variety of services.


Job Summary
 This is an existing role within the company and will support the Finance division by providing timely accounting and financial information.  This is a permanent position to initially backfill a role to provide cover during an IT integration of a new ERP & Finance system and to directly manage the income statement and balance sheet of our Irish and USA entities.  The Financial Accountant will play a critical role in ensuring Business as Usual financial activity is maintained throughout this important IT project for EirTrade.


Ø  Prepare day-to-day and monthly financial information in line with agreed processes of the Finance division

Ø  Prepare and present monthly management accounts and reporting packs to senior management within agreed timeframes

Ø  Review, manage and process monthly recharges, ensuring compliance with various complex customer and supplier agreements

Ø  Complete VAT, Intrastat & VIES returns. Vat knowledge highly desirable.

Ø  Balance Sheet / General Ledger reconciliation

Ø  Process weekly bank payments

Ø  Prepare and present weekly Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reports

Ø  Work with our warehouse, sales and operations department to resolve any queries and ensure all charges are correct

Ø  System / process improvements

Ø  Monitor and project cash flow

Ø  Support the Finance division in ad hoc financial and accounting requests


What we are looking for
Ø  Demonstrable advanced proficiency in MS Excel, including advanced formulas, pivot tables, look-ups is an absolute requirement

Ø  Recently Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)

Ø  Significant experience in a Top 10 Audit firm (experience in the aviation industry preferred but not required)

Ø  Experience of intercompany recharges

Ø  Strong practical knowledge and experience of VAT and VIMA (VIES, Intrastat and Mutual Assistance)

Ø  Excellent numerical ability and attention to detail

Ø  Proven ability to manage multiple tasks, multiple revenue streams and meet agreed deadlines

Ø  Excellent communication skills and a team player

Ø  Knowledge of Salesforce, Accounting Seed and Avsight an advantage

Ø  Proficiency in MS PowerPoint an advantage


What you will get in return

Ø  A competitive remuneration package

Ø  Collaborate with c level executives, board members and senior management

Ø  A collaborate and forward-thinking working environment

Ø  Ongoing training and professional development

Ø  Opportunities to learn in an exciting industry with an expanding organisation

Please send your CV and a covering letter to


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