Office Accountant / Operations Manager​

Job Type

Full Time Permanent


€40,000.00 - €60,000.00 pa

Working Hours

Monday to Friday, hours to be agreed with management

Start Date


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At Cunningham Autopoint we offer one of Irelands best selection of pre-owned premium motor vehicles. Based in Galway we have happy customers in all four corners of Ireland thanks to our relentless focus on customer satisfaction. We sell in excess of 600 retail cars per annum and generated a turnover of €10m in 2020 with significant growth forecast for 2021.

We will shortly move into a new premises where we will house over 100 cars on a 2 acre site.


At the core of our company is its people and because we are a small self-contained business this role requires an all-rounder who is capable of working in a fast paced environment with often changing priorities.


  • Maintain the control of all accounting functions including Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledger, Cash Book / Bank Reconciliation, VAT and Nominal Ledger
  • Design, modify, install, and/or maintain accounting and reporting processes to track daily, weekly and monthly sales, margins and costs.
  • Manage cashflow on a daily basis using current and new forecasting methods
  • Using our Dealer Management System (DMS) carry out month end process for all financial ledgers.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly departmental and business wide management accounts
  • Maintain nominal ledger and bring to audit stage for our external auditors
  • Manage and operate company payroll on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Calculate and pay all statutory taxes including VAT, PRSI, PAYE and VRT
  • Manage working capital and funding facilities
  • Negotiate variable overheads and utilities such as electricity, insurance and interest costs


  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified desired
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong acumen in using Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to support the role of the Managing Director when required.
  • Ability to represent the company meeting with stakeholders.
  • Motor trade experience desirable but not essential

In return you will receive a competitive salary with a generous bonus scheme based on a number of key metrics.

Also included will be an expensed company car (electric car with zero BIK available), contributory health insurance, pension contribution and other managerial benefits.

Applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence with all correspondence going solely to our owner and Managing Director Niall Cunningham.

Reference ID: ACCOP11

Application deadline: 30/6/2021

Expected start date: 5/7/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €40,000.00-€60,000.00 per year

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