Impulse Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Bookkeeper for a large company based in Swords Co Dublin

The experienced Bookkeeper will have strong XERO experience and have a passion for book keeping and the industry

Practice experience is essential for this position and the role will be a mixture of office based and remote working.

Bookkeeper XERO – option to work remotely

(Part Time with the view to full time, possible extension of the contract term)

Salary will be depending on experience and negotiable for the right candidate.


  • Bookkeeping in XERO for a portfolio of clients including entering source records, bank reconciliations, maintaining purchase ledger and debtor ledger
  • Preparing accounts to the trial balance stage
  • Verify all financial transactions are recorded in the correct manner
  • Preparation of sole trader and audit exempt accounts to review stage
  • Preparation and submission of VAT, RCT and Income Tax returns
  • Processing weekly and monthly payroll in SimplePay integrated with XERO
  • Managing a portfolio of clients
  • Managing client queries in a timely and professional manner
  • Corresponding with Revenue
  • Providing general administrative support
  • Other duties as delegated by Accounting Manager in Practice

  • Minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience in a busy practice, strong familiarity with all month-end company accounting processes (essential)
  • Excellent working knowledge of XERO (essential)
  • Familiarity with other applications integrated with XERO, for example Hubdoc, Stripe, PayPal, Pleo, Dear Inventory, A2X
  • Experience in Payroll processing, Simple Pay application would be an advantage
  • Excellent computer skills, including Excel and Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Great attention to detail, thorough and methodical approach to work
  • Strong customer service skills
Job Category: Bookeeper
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Swords Co Dublin

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