Trainee Accountant

Trainee Accountant
Position: ACA, ACCA or CPA Graduate/Trainee Position
Start Date: Immediate
Location: Dublin

The Firm
Browne Murphy & Hughes, Chartered & Certified Accountants & Registered Auditors were established in 1989 and currently have 5 partners and c. 17 staff. We are a small busy practice located in Dublin 2.
We at Browne Murphy & Hughes are committed to providing a comprehensive range of services to include audit & accounting, bookkeeping & payroll, business advisory & personal consultancy, company secretarial & compliance, forensic accounting & litigation support, liquidations & corporate recovery and taxation.

Our client base includes individuals and businesses from a wide range of sectors and typically include family owned and managed businesses who operate in the trade & retail sectors, solicitors & barristers, medical practitioners, property management & letting companies, to name a few.

The Role
Browne Murphy & Hughes Accountants currently have an opportunity for a graduate or a post graduate to train as a chartered or a certified accountant. The role on offer is that of a 3 – 3.5 year training contract with the firm.

Key Responsibilities:
• Assisting with accounts preparation.
• Assisting with audit preparation and completion.
• Corresponding and liaising directly with clients on clients on client queries.
• Assisting with company secretarial submissions.
• Assisting with the completion and submission of company corporation tax returns.
• Other ad hoc duties

Key Requirement for the role:
• Graduates should have an Honours Degree/Masters in a business or accounting discipline.
• Effective organisational & time management skills with an ability to prioritise work efficiently.
• Ability to work as part of a team in a busy environment
• Good interpersonal & communication skills.
• Ability to use one’s own judgement.
• Strong computer skills, in particular Microsoft Excel.

What we offer
We will provide you with continuous training and development throughout your training contract which will complement the knowledge gained from your professional accounting course. You will be offered full support in undertaking your professional exams.
As a trainee in our firm you will gain exposure to a broad range of clients and business scenarios.

How to apply
Please send your CV to or to Jon Byrne, Browne Murphy & Hughes Accountants, 28 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2.