Senior Practice Accountant

John McCarrick & Associates


We have the pleasure of enclosing job specification for the position of Practice Senior Accountant. John Mc Carrick & Associates is a leading small practice and CPA Ireland Member firm that was founded in 1991 and based in South Dublin. We are currently looking to recruit an experienced accountant to join our team on a full-time basis in our offices at Sandyford Office Park, Blackthorn Avenue, Sandyford, Dublin 18.


The successful candidate will be reporting to and working closely with the Partner & Staff of the practice.
 This role within the practice of John McCarrick & Associates will involve:
  • Managing a portfolio of clients which will include the following:
  • Assisting with the preparation of financial statements for SME businesses.
  • Assisting with the preparation of audit and audit exempt files to monitoring review standard.
  • Bookkeeping & payroll.
  • Preparing Vat returns.
  • Assisting with company formations and new business tax registrations.
  • Preparing income tax return and corporation tax returns.
  • Filing Companies Registration Office returns.
  • Assisting in the training of staff & trainee accountants who are on the CPA Ireland & DIT Masters Approved Masters Graduate Programme.  
  • The successful candidate must have at least 4/5 years practice experience with a regulated accounting firm and have a focus on developing a long-term career in Practice.
Ideally candidates will be familiar with the following Accounting software packages
  • Relate accounts production
  • Thesaurus payroll - Bright Pay
  • ROS offline
  • CRO- Core
  • Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook & PowerPoint
  • Additionally, candidates should be commercially focused, interact well with people, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be capable of working on their own initiative and be able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Car owner & full driving licence would be desirable with parking available.
€45,000.00 to €48,000.00 per annum and clear progression path for the right person.

Apply in confidence with your CV (Maximum two pages) & letter of application (one page) by e-mail to:

Further Information
John Mc Carrick
John McCarrick & Associates
Registered Auditors & Accountants
8 Sandyford Office Park
Blackthorn Avenue
Dublin 18
Tel: 00353 1 4960102