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Accounts Administrator (Part-Time)

Ref No: SD/AA/03/24

Location: Donegal
Closing Date: 4th April 2024

We now invite applications for the following permanent position at our Ballindrait mill for 22.5 hours per week.

The Role:

  • Maintaining the document management system;
  • Processing supplier/customer invoices, credit notes and payments;
  • Daily bank lodgements and reconciling bank/credit card transactions;
  • Posting accounts journals to the general ledger on a timely basis;
  • Preparing monthly reports for management and Revenue returns;
  • Providing support for other financial duties delegated by management.

The Person:

  • Have strong IT skills with experience in Microsoft Office applications, in particular MS Excel;
  • Able to work effectively both on your own initiative and also within a busy team;
  • Possess excellent organisational, time management and interpersonal skills;
  • Have excellent attention to detail and a high numerical understanding;
  • Ideally have relevant experience of working in a finance role, but not essential, as training will be provided;
  • A business-related qualification would be advantageous but not essential.

To apply please forward a current CV and cover letter to the HR Manager, Smyths Daleside, Ballindrait, Lifford, Co Donegal, F93 K447 or email

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5.00pm on Thursday 4th April 2024.

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About Us

Smyths Daleside, one of the most modern mills in Ireland, manufacture high quality animal feeds for ruminant and monogastric animals (Beef, Dairy, Calf, Sheep, Horse, Pig and Poultry). All products are specially designed by some of the top nutritionists in the country and provide essential vitamins.

Smyths Daleside is one of the biggest manufacturing firms in the area and provide employment for 58 people at present with sales from Donegal to Sligo, Mayo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Monaghan and Cavan, and cover all counties in Northern Ireland.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Smyths Daleside Feeds is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.

Our Purpose

To advance the interests of farmers and the agricultural industry through the development of growth orientated agri-food businesses and the promotion of best agricultural practice.

Our Values

Trust: Trusting each other and earning the trust of others

Respect: Treat others as we would wish to be treated ourselves

Teamwork: Together we are more effective

Excellence: We aim to exceed expectations and always strive to be better