The Hertz Corporation Financial Accountant in Dublin, Ireland

General Responsibilities

HERTZ has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic & ambitious Financial Accountant to join our friendly, busy experienced Finance team. You will be using your accounting skills and professional experience to do incredible work in our finance department.

In return Hertz will give you the flexibility and support you need to shape your own career according to your strengths, skills and personality and of course fabulous career possibilities - that's what Hertz is famous for!!

No two days will be quite the same and as you build your product knowledge there will be continual opportunities to upskill and specialise in the areas that interest you.

Our massive European Service Centre office based in Swords, Dublin offers a bright, modern and friendly working atmosphere. We employ approximately 900 people with over 29 different nationalities.

The role: Taking the wheel at Hertz

The Financial Accountant will manage the general accounting newly migrated functions in order to ensure accuracy and control and the smooth operation of the day to day functions of the General Accounting team in a fast paced changing environment in support of country Accounting Manager and Business Partner requirements.

  • Month End Reporting: To assist & support the month end close schedule, ensure the financial results are correctly and accurately reported, maintain financial records in accordance with US GAAP, prepare and enter journals into the Oracle financial system.

  • Tax and Financial Statement Audit: To prepare documentation to support the financial statements audit both internally and externally, to assist in the preparation for the finalisation of the corporation tax accounts.

  • Preparation and review of balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Fixed Assets: To ensure all asset additions are assigned to the correct category and cost center before being entered into Oracle Fixed Assets; to ensure any disposals, retirements and adjustments of fixed assets are recorded in accordance with the relevant accounting policies and that all necessary documentation is complete.

  • VAT: To assist in the preparation of the VAT return, to ensure all annual documentation is completed, to ensure all sales / purchases of goods and services are treated correctly.

  • Other tasks: Analysis/review of all P&L accounts, to review open purchase order report, to resolve and respond to accounting queries, ad-hoc project work.

Your benefits: Fuelling your journey

  • Relocation package and assistance from our cool relocation team

  • Free on-site Doctor, Nurse and Physiotherapy services

  • Pension scheme

  • Discount on private health Insurance

  • On-site Gym

  • Subsidised staff restaurant

  • Sports and Social Club

  • Language classes

  • Training and development programmes

  • Incentives

  • Staff Car Rental and Sales discount

  • Free Parking

Your skills: What you’ll need for a great journey

  • Strong accounting skills – Preferably fully qualified accountant or at final stages of accounting qualification along with experience (ACCA,

  • ACA)Professional Experience:

  • Previous experience in Financial/Accounting environment essential

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office essential

  • Previous team management experience an advantage

  • Excellent communication skills – ability to communicate at all levels

  • Proactive, enthusiastic attitude to work and committed to continuous process improvement

Hertz Global has an exciting portfolio of rental car brands – including Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly, as well as Donlen. We are one of the largest worldwide airport vehicle rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized in the world.

Our mission is to be the preferred rental car company and you have the opportunity to help steer this mission.

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Job ID 166972

# Positions 1

Category Accounting / Finance

Division HESC - Financial Centre

Position Type Regular Full Time