Practice Bookkeeper

  • Job Reference: 00000274-1
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Employers: Carrigan O'Dwyer Limited
  • Location: Kilkenny, County Kilkenny
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounts Assistant, Accounts Payable/Receivable, Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeper, Part- Qualified Accountant, Payroll
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


·         Salary: Based on experience

Flexible working hours & working from home part time would be considered for the ideal candidate.



Ambitious outgoing experienced practice Bookkeeper required for a high quality practice in Kilkenny

Practice Bookkeeper – Kilkenny


Our client is a high quality accountancy practice in Kilkenny. They are looking to hire an experienced outgoing Bookkeeper to join an expanding team of 16 staff. The firm's client portfolio covers a diverse range of clients but predominantly owner managed businesses.

This role will provide the successful applicant with the opportunity to join an established practice with a proven track record of successfully developing their staff. They offer their clients a consultative approach and the firm is run in an efficient and modern way using technologically advanced methods. Their offices are bright and modern. The role will offer the successful Bookkeeper a chance to work with and be mentored by approachable, commercially minded Partners. Flexible working conditions would be considered.


Experience Requirements: 2 – 3 +  years Practice Experience as a minimum required

Job Responsibilities: General accounts/bookkeeping, Reconciliation of all balance sheet control accounts, and Payroll.


This is an excellent opportunity to get experience working in an accountancy practice where you will get exposure to a lot of different areas of accounting.

The main duties of this role include:


·         General accounts/bookkeeping – weekly & Monthly bookkeeping processing on Surf Accounts,

·         Reconciliation of all balance sheet control accounts, and

·         Payroll processing weekly & Monthly.




·         Part Qualified Accountant or Accounting Technician qualification is an advantage

·         Experience working in an accountancy practice is essential  2 – 3 years +

·         Good Interpersonal & Communication Skills essential

·         Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

·         Experience using Surf Accounts and Collsoft an advantage but not essential

·         Ensure accuracy in a quick paced environment

·         Ability to close out on actions & meet deadlines