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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

The IRFU is seeking to appoint a Financial Accountant. Click here for more details.

Irish Rugby Football Union

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) is the governing body of the sport in Ireland. It
is dedicated to the development, growth and success of rugby football in Ireland and has
over 300 technical, professional rugby-playing and support staff.

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Financial Accountant

The IRFU is seeking to appoint a Financial Accountant. This is a key position within the
IRFU Finance Team and the individual appointed will be responsible for the preparation of
monthly accounts, processing VAT and Revenue returns along with providing expertise,
knowledge and information in relation to the accounting transactions, data and reports in
conjunction with the IRFU Financial Controller and respective IRFU management and

The individual appointed will be responsible for delivering professional, effective and
timely accounting practices which will be implemented in line with best practice.

The principal areas of responsibility will be:

Preparation and analysis of monthly accounts
Reconciliation of IRFU accounts
Recording and reporting on day to day financial transactions and events

The ideal candidate will have completed a relevant accountancy qualification (ACA / ACCA
/ CIMA) and will have a minimum of 5 years’ related work experience. Excellent
organisational, communication and teamwork skills will also be essential for the role.

To apply for this position, please forward your Curriculum Vitae along with a letter of
application to:

Ms Jane McCarthy
Human Resources Officer
Irish Rugby Football Union
56 Lansdowne Road
Dublin 4

The closing date for applications is Friday 15 July 2005

Applications through email can be sent to recruitment@irfu.ie

The IRFU is an equal opportunities employer