Address: Irish Seed Savers Association, Capparoe, Scarriff, Co. Clare, Ireland   Phone: +353 61 921866   Email:

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Vacancy : Book-keeper / Accountant

Irish Seed Savers Association CLG focus on food conservation and preserving heritage rare heirloom and heritage seeds and fruit trees to protect Ireland’s long-term food sovereignty in this ever changing climate. Located in Scarriff, in Co. Clare, we run a 20 acre organic farm containing gardens, orchards, nursery and the country’s public seed bank.

We are seeking a Book-keeper/Accountant to manage our financial systems and ensure smooth running of our day to day book-keeping requirements ensuring effective financial controls are in place.

This is a part-time role. Reporting to the General Manager, this role also liaises with departmental co-ordinators, the company secretary and our Chairman.

The successful candidate must have strong computer skills, Meticulous attention to detail, be a good team player and have a strong work ethic

The responsibilities include payroll and wide range of book-keeping responsibilities as well as bank and sales reconciliations, cashflow management and strategic financial planning. We are in a period of change to upgrade our financial systems and also develop long-term financial projections to ensure our own sustainability. Experience as a Book-keeper and/or Accountant is a must.

The successful candidate is expected to be a team player as well as have the ability to work on their own initiative.

Please send your CV and letter of interest to Deadline for application is Thursday 23rd November at 5pm, with expected start date for handover with outgoing Book-keeper 4th December 2017.

For full job description and how to apply click FULL JOB DESCRIPTION.


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