The Hertz Corporation General Accountant - Italian Market in Swords, Ireland

General Responsibilities:

Hertz started as a 12 car operation in Chicago in 1918, and has since grown into the world's leading car rental company with over 11,500 locations in 145 countries. The secret of our success is no secret, really - it lies in providing rewarding career paths, fostering personal achievement and celebrating our collective success. Being # 1 takes talent, a clear vision of the road ahead, a driving passion for excellence, but most of all, great people.

Our European Service Centre office based in Swords Dublin employs approximately 900 people with over 29 different nationalities and we're currently looking for a General Accountant to join the Finance team of 300.

What is this role all about?

As the General Accountant you will be part of a large friendly multi lingual team and responsible for the daily and monthly general accounting processes for our Italy based operations.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • To gain an in depth understanding and knowledge of the accounting tasks, accounting treatment and reporting.

  • To perform monthly the required calculations and entries for sundry accruals, inventories, prepayments and any other general accounting as required

  • To manage monthly PO tasks including closure and accrual run

  • Responsibility for monthly fixed asset run and related entries and closure

  • To ensure that the relevant back up is provided to the Reconciliations team

  • USGAAP reporting

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and variance analysis reports

  • Provide accurate financial reporting for management information in accordance with US GAAP

  • Support internal control

  • Analysis/review of the P&L accounts assigned as part of the month end process and as requested by management to support cost analysis and review

  • ITGAAP statutory reporting

  • Support SCCs teams and country departments in Italian GAAP and Tax compliance

  • Support the country specific statutory filing requirements and statutory preparation

Essential Requirements:

What do we need from you?

  • ACA or ACCA part qualified (or equivalent) and relevant experience ideally in a shared services environment.

  • You must have at least an intermediate level of competence with Excel and a good understanding of all other packages in the Microsoft Office suite. In addition, you will also have previous experience of using an ERP system, preferably Oracle, on a daily basis.

  • Fluency in Italian and English

We will offer successful candidates who are overseas a relocation package. In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with excellent career opportunities, training & development, a range of Benefits and Incentives such as: Canteen, Gym, staff discount programme and many more.

If you believe you have the skills and experience required to succeed within this challenging role in an established organisation please APPLY NOW.

Job ID 128818

# Positions 1

Location IE - Swords

Category Accounting/Finance

Division HESC - Financial Centre