An Experienced Accounts Assistant in Cork, Cork earns an average salary of €28,980 per year. A skill in Payroll Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

€25,168 - €40,851
MEDIAN: €31,250
Salary €25,168 - €40,851
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€25,253 - €40,547
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Accounts Assistant

An accounts assistant plays a critical role in any accounting or business firm. They work as part of the team that is responsible for maintaining finances within the company; they typically report directly to the accountant or the finance manager. On a typical day, an accounts assistant's work includes balancing books to ensure that records and payments are correct and working with the sales team on current and future projects. There are many other tasks they might encounter such as handling and writing checks, sales order processing, preparing statutory accounts, and processing invoices. This job typically takes place during normal business hours, but there may be special cases in which the accounts assistant is needed to help the accountant or the financial manager to meet critical task on deadline.


Accounts Assistant Tasks

  • Receive and process payments, invoices, employee reimbursements, bills, and other accounting information.
  • Batch and prepare payments, payroll, or other outgoing financial data.
  • Enter data into databases and accounting software, balancing accounts.
  • Review transactions for errors and accuracy and make corrections.

Accounts Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Accounts Assistant

10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Accounts Assistant Salaries

National Average

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 89%