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Senior Accountant

  Dublin
Position Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Dublin

This role is an integral part of Digital Realty’s EMEA Finance Ops team and will play a pivotal role in achieving the EMEA Finance Ops team’s objectives and deliverables. The primary responsibility of the position is role is to manage a portfolio of ledgers and legal entities (for example, operating entities, real estate holding entities & management companies) across Europe for monthly group reporting under US GAAP, leading local statutory reporting under both IFRS and local GAAP, including facilitating annual external audits and maintaining local compliance.

 What You’ll do:

  • Lead the monthly, quarterly & annual group reporting under US GAAP, IFRS and local GAAP for a portfolio of entities and accounting at a property level.
  • Ownership of various finance functional areas for a number of properties which feed into the set of books, including Fixed Assets, Intercompany, AR, Bank & Cash, AP, VAT, etc.
  • Work in a team of accountants & assistant accountants with responsibilities across other functional areas, such as Construction Accounting, Treasury, Tax, SOX compliance/ Internal Control, etc.
  • Review & process all transactions for your ledgers. Prepare & review all balance sheet accounts as part of month end close controls, including pro-active follow-up to remove reconciling items.

What You’ll need: 

  • Qualified accountant, from a top accountancy firm
  • Solid experience of IFRS, UK/Irish GAAP & US GAAP
  • Real estate accounting experience & knowledge of lease accounting concepts advantageous
  • Understanding & working knowledge of internal control over financial reporting, in order to be in control as a company and to be compliant in a SOX-environment
  • Strong systems knowledge and intermediate/advanced Excel skills are required 

Finance

Our Finance team works in one of the world’s fastest growing and most exciting business sectors. We use our financial expertise and commercial awareness to support and develop an international, publicly-listed organization. From managing budgets to financial planning, we deliver afull range of finance and accounting services to help our business stay on track and meet our goals. We also have other specialist areas of expertise.

 Region: EMEA

Digital Realty supports the world's leading enterprises and service providers by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, our global data center platform, gives customers a reliable foundation for scaling their digital business and efficiently managing data gravity challenges. The size and scale of our business puts us in a unique position to offer customers access to 300+ facilities in 50+ metros across 25+ countries and six continents. 

 What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers.

Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole  self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.