Finance Administrator

Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Waterford, Co. Waterford
Finance Administrator

    Reference No:



    McGwire House, Waterford


    Full-time (Fixed Term Contract 1 Year)


    39 hours per week


    22 January 2020

    Closing Date:

    4PM Tuesday 04 February 2020

    To provide financial administration support to the SVP South East Homeless Services including all accounts and financial functions relating to all services associated with McGwire House, Waterford; Ozanam House, Wexford and Monastery Hostel, Carlow.

    The ideal candidates will possess the following:
    • Certificate/Diploma in a relevant finance discipline or accounting technician qualification.
    • IPASS qualification or working towards same would be a distinct advantage.
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience relevant to the role, experience in accounts receivable, accounts payable, processing travel expenses, payroll processing, preparation of management accounts to review stage, assisting with external audit process.
    • Knowledge of financial policies, procedures and controls.
    • Knowledge of accounting systems, SAGE would be a distinct advantage.
    • Experience of working in the community / voluntary sector is desirable but not essential.
    • Excellent IT skills, including the production of financial data and reports.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
    • Ability to prioritise tasks and constantly meet deadlines, with good attention to detail.
    • Ability to work in a team, contributing to initiatives and continuous improvements.
    • An ability to establish and maintain working relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.

    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting. Canvassing will not be accepted and may lead to disqualification. Due to the large volume of applications we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to candidates who are not shortlisted for interview. SVP is an Equal Opportunities Employer
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