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Finance Administrator

Ref No: D/FA/05/24

Location: Clonee
Closing Date: 4th June 2024

We now wish to appoint a Finance Administrator to join the team based at our Clonee site.

The Role:

  • Assist with the preparation of financial and management reports on a monthly basis;
  • Prepare accruals and prepayments for management accounts;
  • Complete balance sheet reconciliations, as required by the financial controller;
  • Assist in the production of monthly sales / reporting packs for distribution to commercial manager / sales managers;
  • Manage the recording of grain / feed ingredient contracts by liaising with relevant branch personnel & Trading manager.  Responsible for the processing and reconciliation of sales / purchase invoices for contract grain/feed ingredients. 
  • Assist in the preparation of VAT returns / statistical returns;
  • Assist in the assembling of credit control reports / follow up with customers on outstanding balances;
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new financial procedures with the financial controller, as required;
  • General accounting administration and other Ad hoc duties to be performed as and when required.

The Person:

  • Must have previous relevant experience of working within a financial administration department;
  • Be a qualified Accounting Technician or hold a similar qualification;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, with advanced excel spreadsheet experience (pivot tables / power pivot / formulas) a requirement;
  • Excellent attention to detail, with an ability to use own initiative and vocalise improvements to processes, if same are identified;
  • Excellent analytical skills – Have an investigative, analytical and mathematical mind-set;
  • Ability to work well under pressure;
  • A self-starter who can critically analyse information and ensure work is completed to set deadlines;
  • A team player with an ability to work with colleagues from different Departments / Branches;
  • Experience of using an ERP system would be an advantage.
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About Us

Headquartered in Clonee, Co Meath, Drummonds is a leading supplier of agronomy services and agricultural inputs across the North East of Ireland. Annually at harvest the business processes more than 100,000 tonnes of native grain across eight locations, with manufacturing facilities for seeds and animal feeds in Drogheda and Navan.


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

Drummonds 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