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Sr. Accountant 12m FTC

Req id:  28851

Virtual, IE Cork, C, IE



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  



Fixed Term Contract for a period of 12 months.  

This position will be based remotely, within Ireland.


This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading global software company who is going through an exciting period of growth. Working within a well-established finance team your role will be varied and will present great opportunity for learning and professional development. 

As Senior Accountant, you will be a key player in the close process on a monthly and quarterly basis. You will also play a key role in systems implementation, as well as accounting and compliance issues. We're looking for a driven, high-energy individual that can work well with internal and external partners. The ideal candidate will be expected to problem tackle, recommend solutions and exercise good business judgment while performing their function. 



•    Month and quarter-end close duties, including prepaids, fixed assets, balance sheet reconciliations for several EMEA entities
•    Assist in the preparation of monthly reporting packs for all entities
•    Statutory audit support
•    Vat and statistical return preparation
•    Assist in the testing and development of accounting system functionality
•    Internal controls and SOX compliance
•    Ad hoc accounting duties as required



Qualified ACCA/ACA
Proven knowledge of US GAAP and local GAAP
Advanced MS Excel skills
Oracle ERP and/or Netsuite experience a distinct advantage
Motivated self-starter with the ability to take ownership of tasks and deliver results
Fluent English essential




At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s Global Vaccination Policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against Covid 19 in order to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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