CPA & DM Financial Graduate Accountancy Programme

  • Job Reference: 00000325-1
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2022
  • Employers: DM Financial
  • Location: Cork City
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trainee Accountant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Brief Overview

 DM is an independent financial services company headquartered in Ireland with offices in Singapore, Netherlands, the UK and Cayman Islands. We provide specialised accounting services to investment vehicles which have combined asset values of approximately US$700bn. Our range of clients, complexity of client investments, specialisation in multiple GAAPs, depth of expertise and technical knowledge means that we have unparalleled expertise in fund financial reporting, accounting and compliance services.

 Formed in Ireland in 2007, DM has continued to grow significantly and now employs in excess of 130 staff globally.
Our core service lines include:
• IFRS and US GAAP financial reporting
• Specialised management accounting services
• Taxation compliance services
• Corporate secretarial services
• Insolvency and forensic investigation services
In mid-2021 growth investor Synova invested in the business to partner with the DM team for the next stage of our development. We are now at a hugely exciting juncture with significant global expansion plans. If you are up for the challenge - and would like to be part of a team who believe in doing more for clients - we are now welcoming applications from graduates to join our Financial Reporting teams based at our offices in Limerick City and Bantry, Cork. Completing financial reporting for regulated investment funds and investment vehicles domiciled in the US, Ireland, Luxembourg, UK, Singapore, Cayman Islands, Australia, France and Hong Kong. 

You can be part of our globally expanding financial reporting team  who Do More to deliver high quality services to meet the exacting standards of our growing client base.

What you will be doing:
  • Preparation of financial statements for clients
  • Preparation of financial highlights disclosures for financial statements
  • Preparation of management accounts on a periodic basic (monthly/quarterly/etc)
  • Preparation of excel schedules and notes as support for financial statements 
  • Liaising with external parties in relation to financial statements, including investment managers, administrators, auditors and other service providers
  • Present financial statements for review to the Practice Manager/Principal
  • Assistance with research of complicated transactions of complicated transactions to ensure the accounting treatment is correct

What you will need:



  • Related Honors degree
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to plan, prioritize between tasks and adhere to strict time deadlines
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Some industry experience in an accounting role would be an advantage
  • Academic knowledge of IFRS and GAAP accounting principles would be an advantage 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office 365
  • A keen interest in pursuing the CPA Qualification and career progression 


What are we looking for:

  • Honesty in dealing with clients and colleagues
  • Highly motivated to perform and develop
  • String individual and team skills
  • Work of the highest quality and technical competence


What you can expect:

  • A CPA training contract with paid subscription and tuition fees
  • Paid study and exam leave 
  • Attractive compensation package with competitive performance-based annual increments
  • Flexible working environment 
  • Flexible holiday arrangements
  • Training, as required, in all aspects of our business
  • Professional career development and opportunities 
  • An opportunity to work with large, well-known clients including listed entities
  • Challenging client based/deadline driven environment balanced with a support-driven team and company ethos


Are you ready to do more?

If DM is a company that excites you and you too would like to DMore please forward your CV with a cover letter to