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Saggart, Ireland, Ireland
Sep 4, 2019


Job Description



Xilinx Ireland’s finance department is hiring a Part Qualified Accountant to its team based in our European HQ in Citywest.
This is an opportunity to work in a large US multinational company (listed on NASDAQ), gain exposure to US GAAP, IFRS, Internal Controls and Sarbanes Oxley Compliance.
Responsibilities Include;   
  • Preparation and delivery of high quality monthly, quarterly and year end management accounts, ensuring all balance sheet reconciliations are completed & reviewed and the follow-up remedial actions are completed in a timely manner.

  • Monthly expense review variance analysis providing quality support to Finance management and Business Partners to accurately understand the actual results and variances to forecast

  • Assistance in the preparation of accurate quarterly/annual Corporate Tax computations for presentation to the Tax Dept.

  • Assistance in the preparation of annual Financial Statements to include US GAAP to Local GAAP reconciliations, to provide bridging reconciliations that effectively track y-o-y statutory v oracle differences and changes; interpret, understand and communicate effectively accounting principles of GAAP differences.

  • Develop, foster and manage a strong working relationship with external advisors.

  • Maintain compliance framework to ensure full compliance with local statutory / regulatory requirements i.e. VAT returns, payroll returns, CSO returns (or equivalent) and ensuring all other filings (accounting, legal, tax) are completed and filed in accordance with local legislation and timelines, including liaison with third party accountants for local filings and compliance matters.

  • Assist in the processing activities (accounts payable, payroll) for certain entities

  • Ensure compliance with Internal Control and SOX requirements.

  • Support management in driving efficiencies for the group and supporting the business and business initiatives as appropriate

  • In conjunction with the other finance team members, ensure consistency, standardization, improvements and best practice across all processes.

  • Partnering with the Business Applications team to drive the continued enhancement of the Oracle ERP system

  • Assistance with other ad hoc tasks as required


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Our culture of innovation began with the invention of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and with the 2018 introduction of our Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform (ACAP), has made a quantum leap in capability, solidifying our role as the adaptable platform supplier of choice. From the start, we have always believed in providing inventors with products and platforms that are infinitely adaptable. From self-driving cars, to world-record genome processing, to AI and big data, to the world's first 5G networks, we empower the world's builders and visionaries whose ideas solve every day problems and enhance people's lives.

If you are PASSIONATE, ADAPTABLE, and INNOVATIVE, Xilinx is the right place for you! At Xilinx we care deeply about creating meaningful development experiences while building a strong sense of belonging and connection. We foster an environment of empowered learning, wellness, community engagement, and recognition, so you can focus on work that matters - world class technology that improves the way we live and work. We are ONEXILINX.






  • Part-qualified accountant with 2-3 years’ relevant experience
  • US GAAP knowledge and experience and exposure to IFRS is desirable

  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure

  • Project oriented with the ability to multi-task and performs effectively under pressure.

  • Proficient in use of MS applications.

  • US Multi-national experience a plus

  • Good Understanding of Sarbanes Oxley and internal control environment

  • Oracle systems (preferable)

  • Team player with excellent Interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to interact across geographies / good remote management skills










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