Management Consulting

Midlands Ireland

Accounting Opportunities in Portlaoise & Birr

About RSM Ireland

RSM is a world leader in the provision of audit, tax and consulting services to entrepreneurial, growth-focused organisations globally. Through collaboration, deep understanding of what matters most to clients, and insight sharing by senior partners, we empower clients to move forward with confidence and realise their full potential. RSM in Ireland has 10 partners and over 140 employees with access to more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries across the network, enabling us to meet the needs of clients wherever in the world they operate. When you become part of our team, you’ll discover a culture that celebrates fresh thinking and embraces change. There’s never been a more exciting time to join us. Help shape our journey.


The Opportunity

We have several vacancies for part-qualified and qualified Accountants and Accounting Technicians to join our team. These roles will be assigned to our Midlands offices working from Birr and Portlaoise, with future potential to work at any of our national offices or client locations. Working within a growing area of the firm, these positions offers challenging, interesting and rewarding work within a global network organisation.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Managing a portfolio of compliance clients covering the following areas:
    • Preparation of statutory accounts for companies;
    • Preparation of annual accounts for individuals and partnerships;
    • Preparation of monthly management accounts;
    • Handling of compliance taxes across all tax heads including income tax, corporation tax, VAT and payroll taxes;
  • Assisting with tax and general consulting issues for clients.
  • Assisting with the general management of clients and provide ad-hoc assistance as required;
  • Assisting with the commercial management of the unit. 


The Person

The successful candidate will be an ambitious and confident self-starter seeking a fresh challenge with a progressive firm. The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Part or fully qualified Accountant or Accounting Technician (ACA/ACCA/CPA/ATI) with 2 - 3 years post qualification experience, in a busy accounting environment.
  • Prior practice experience is essential;
  • Excellent technical/analytical and interpersonal skills with excellent attention to detail;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Flexibility and team player skills with an ability to work on own initiative.


As this is a client facing role there will be a requirement for some travel to client premises therefore a full, clean Irish/International driver's license is desirable.

RSM is an equal opportunities employer.