Reports To: Michael Byrne

Department: Audit

Hours: 8.30am to 5.30pm Mon to Thurs & 8.30am to 2.30pm on Fridays

Salary:  DOE

Contract Type: Permanent

Special Requirements:

Proven background working in a fast paced medium sized accounting practice in Ireland.

Location: Hybrid


Other: Flexible start and finish times available.

About DBASS:

DBASS are an established 3 partner chartered accountancy firm based in Ashbourne, Co Meath.  With an impressive database of clients, DBASS has been providing quality chartered accountancy services for over 30 years. Our offices are less than 10 minutes from M50 with a broad range of clients both in terms of audit, non-audit, sole trader etc. and in terms of industry/sector type.


General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operational supervision of assignments with a specific focus on audit, resourced from a combined pool of staff to achieve client satisfaction combined with targeted operational deliverables
  • Management of the firm's relationship with clients including service delivery and co-ordination of service offerings from other departments
  • Involvement in training of student trainees
  • Preparation and presentation of reports to clients and partners on request.
  • Preparation and Completion of audit/audit exempt financial statements
  • Preparation of tax returns – primarily Corporation Tax/IXBRL for review
  • Preparation of budgets and cash flow projections
  • Dealing with miscellaneous inquiries from clients, banks, Revenue etc and also Revenue audits
  • Preparation of Working Papers (paperless)  & Financial Statements in accordance with
  • Relevant Procedures and Standards
  • Investigate all issues on assignments to arrive at a solution or proposal
  • Ensure completion of assignments within appropriate budget and timeframe
  • Carry out assignments in a timely, professional and efficient manner
  • Achieve fee targets for assigned portfolio
  • Prepare technical briefs and checklists for staff and clients 

Core Competencies:

Build Relationships   

Be an expert at your job

Thinks Critically 

Integrity and Trust

Be highly efficient 

 Resilient under pressure


Qualifications & Experience:

  • 1+ years general accounting practice experience
  • An in-depth knowledge of Accounting and Auditing Standards
  • Currently working as a senior in a practice environment
  • Experience of operational supervision of assignments and managing of client relationships
  • Some tax experience desirable


Technical Expertise:

  • CCH Accounts Production
  • Excel (Intermediate/Advanced preferable)
  • DRIVE (Practice Management and client database)
  • Virtual Cabinet (Document Management System)
  • Sage Line 50 (most common client accounting system)
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Omnipro Working Papers


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