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Accounts Assistant

Location : Grange, Co. Sligo, Ireland

Job Type: Full-time


Come and join one of UK & Ireland fastest growing food production line solutions specialists!

For the last 40 years, SF has been delivering advanced food production line solutions, equipment, and after-sales care to the global food industry. Today we employ people across two production sites and have designed, manufactured, and installed food production line solutions for major blue chip food producers in 63 countries.

SF is proud to have a history of sustained growth and expansion. Our customer base extends across Australia, South Africa, the Middle East, Europe and North America and we are continuing to expand into new markets every year. We believe the key to our success can be attributed to our employees who share our passion to succeed.


ROLE: Accounts Assistant

As an Accounts Assistant, you will contribute as a key member of the finance team. You will assist and take ownership of your role and responsibilities in a fast paced environment within a dynamic finance team and assist with daily, weekly and monthly tasks within the department.



  • Assistance in the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Month end payment runs
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Payroll processing
  • UK & ROI VAT processing
  • Preparing statements and reports
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Management and processing of staff expenses
  • Banking lodgements and cash flow
  • General ledger entries and adjustments
  • Assisting with financial administration duties
  • Management of company fleet vehicles – tax, insurance etc.
  • Provide support and assistance to finance team
  • Ad hoc projects



  • Accounting Technician qualified or part-qualified or equivalent on the job experience
  • Proven experience in a similar role within a finance department
  • Experienced in using a range of financial software packages – SAP, Sage Payroll, Timeware (training provided)
  • Experience managing a wide range of vendors and supplier accounts



  • Excellent organisation and time management skills
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills with the ability to be assertive
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent record keeping skills
  • Ability to liaise at all levels within the organisation
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and multi task to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to effectively communicate, influence and collaborate with key stakeholders
  • Proficient across MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Strong team player and ability to collaborate across multiple teams and ability to work independently



Don’t feel you meet all the requirements above? Don’t worry! We’re still keen to hear from you. One of our core company values is flexibility and when it comes to considering candidates who don’t tick every box, we are open-minded. You may have other unique and relevant qualities you could bring to the role, and we offer the opportunity for training and development.

How to Apply

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