Qualified Accountant

  • Job Reference: 00000656-1
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2023
  • Employers: McEvoy Craig
  • Location: Drogheda, County Louth
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accountant
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Full Time

Job Description

Qualified Accountant with Practice experience

  • Louth
  • Permanent full-time

McEvoy Craig are a Drogheda based firm of Accountants who have been advising clients and their businesses for 40 years.  We understand the business and accountancy challenges our clients meet as they are starting a business, growing a business and as the markets shift. Our office is located in Drogheda, Co. Louth only 20 minutes from Dublin Airport.  The firm prides itself on offering clients, both small and medium, from all sectors of business.

We are seeking to fill the following role;

A qualified accountant with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a small-medium sized accountancy firm.

 We offer varied experience including exposure to audit, accounting, tax and advisory work. A competitive salary is on offer as is a reasonable work-life balance. There is scope to progress due to the firm's growth in recent years.

Salary Negotiable - Depending on Experience 

Main duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with the planning of audits and accounting assignments.
  • Perform work in accordance with audit and assignment procedures.
  • Understand and appreciate key commercial aspects of the client’s business.
  • Identify and discuss with manager issues/problems and agree and complete appropriate actions.
  • Establish relationship with key contacts.
  • Assist with the training of junior staff.
  • Plan, assign, monitor and review work of junior staff.
  • Provide regular progress reports to the manager.
  • Be able to work on several different assignments at one time.

Key Requirements: 

  • CPA/ACA/ACCA qualified
  • Demonstrable audit and accounting experience gained within a professional services firm 
  • Technically capable audit & accounts adviser who is able to assist in complex client work.
  • Good working knowledge of account and auditing standards.
  • Strong communication skills in order to liaise with clients, directors, staff and other professionals.
  • Strong Microsoft office skills.
  • Previous experience of using accounting and auditing software advantageous but not essential.




  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Flexibility
  • Employee Benefits