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Professional Accountant Grade 2

An Garda Síochána
Public Sector and Government
€71793 - €87553 per annum
Ref: AGSPA/0624_1719817212
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Job description

Job Ref: AGSPA/0624
Job Title: Professional Accountant Grade 2, An Garda Síochána
Location: Garda Headquarters, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8
Salary: Starting from €71793
Application method: GetGot Applications -

The Finance & Services Directorate has responsibility for the financial management of the Garda Vote, the Estimates process, Budgets and EU funding. The section manages all An Garda Síochána expenditure and receipts and maintains appropriate accounting records of all financial transactions. The section provides financial strategic and operational support and advice at all levels in An Garda Síochána. It also is responsible for providing Garda management with financial information and reports to assist with decision making and the delivery of improved services and value for money throughout the organisation.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The general duties and responsibilities listed below are indicators of the responsibilities which may be assigned and are not intended to be the actual list of duties involved and consequently, the post holder may be required to perform other duties as appropriate to the post and/or which may be assigned from time to time and to contribute to the development of the post while in office:

  • Contributing to, Preparation of and quality assuring the Garda Estimates, budgets/forecasts, Appropriation Account, ISF/EU Funding and other official reporting functions as may be required.
  • Dealing with requests from external stakeholder partners such as Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG), Department of Justice, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform and Policing Authority.
  • Preparation of internal and external financial and management reports.
  • Administration and governance of key reconciliations and control accounts.
  • Ensuring proper internal and accounting controls are in place and ensure controls and performance measures are in place to deliver efficient and high standard of services.
  • Development and implementation of new and improvements to financial management policies, procedures and systems.
  • Enhancement and maintenance of an overall financial control environment to ensure best practice.
  • Lead and partake in the reform agenda of the Garda finance function.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of appropriate management information systems, financial management systems and other related ICT systems.
  • Plan, organise, manage and supervise day to day operations in order to ensure efficient and effective service delivery.
  • To undertake such duties, projects or activities as may be assigned from time to time.

For further information and to complete an online application form please visit Staffline GetGot Jobs Ireland

CVs will not be accepted for this role. If you submit a CV or blank document you will get an email with a link to complete the online application form.

The closing date for all completed online application forms is 3PM, Monday 22nd Jul 2024.

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