Chartered Accountants & Registered Auditors



Are you based in the Swords region and stuck in a career rut, but worried about moving in the current climate? How about running the Accounts Preparation Department of an established Top 20 accountancy firm with interesting work and the scope to continue your development?

About us
McInerney Saunders has been providing accountancy, taxation and business advice to a range of Irish and international companies for over three decades. We don’t just offer our clients traditional accountancy services; we take a deep interest in their company and operate as a business mentor. We pride ourselves on a level of personal service that helps our clients to grow.

About your job
We’re looking for someone with who has worked in a small/medium-sized accounting practice with experience in accounts preparation. You’ll be managing an exceptional team of ten, in accounts preparation and bookkeeping, working with a diverse portfolio of SME and large clients.

The duties will include:

  • Review of accounts files prior to partner review
  • Supervision of the accounts & bookkeeping team
  • Delivery of internal training
  • Managing the accounts department workflow, deliverables and billings
  • Identify and market additional service offerings to existing clients.
  • Responsible for ensuring the team are working to deadlines and within budget on each assignment.

We’d like you to coach, inspire and develop the team, to ensure we continue providing first-class work for our clients. In these most uncertain economic times, those clients rely on our expertise more than ever. You’ll have the breadth of experience and commercial acumen to guide them through what lies ahead and relish their continued success and growth.

What you’ll receive from this job
Even though the economy is uncertain, your career with McInerney Saunders is secure, with limitless potential. We were established in the Eighties and weathered the storm a decade ago, so we know how to handle an economic crisis. Our staff has an average tenure of 15 years, so that gives you an idea of what we’re made of. We hire ambitious people with a passion for their work who want to grow and develop, and we provide them with every opportunity to do so.

Our operation is very well run; our staff aren’t asked to commit to all hours to deliver. We have a relaxed culture, producing a friendly, supportive environment while delivering an outstanding service for our clients.

This role is office-based, on Main Street in Swords, but we are fully Covid-19 compliant and support flexible working, with hours ranging from 7.30 am – 4 pm through 9.30 am – 6 pm.

If you’re looking for a change, with challenging, but rewarding work, amongst great people, don’t wait out the unknown, contact




Get in touch Today on +353 (1) 8404029.

To discuss any aspect of our work or to obtain a quote for your case please do not hesitate to contact us on +353 (1) 8404029.


Over the years McInerney Saunders have worked with us to develop their service in line with our IT developments leading to the most cost effective and efficient service to our staff whilst still maintaining the personal contact for resolving their payroll queries. They provide a dedicated account manager who is always available to answer staff or management queries.

Jackie Freeman

Finance Director, Pizza Express

The knowledge of the freight and logistics industry shown by the staff of McInerney Saunders has been a fundamental cornerstone to our growth. In these challenging times, we know McInerney Saunders are there for us and their staff are always on hand to provide prompt and excellent support in all areas of accounting issues. McInerney Saunders are, quite simply, experts in their field.

Carol Wilkinson

Finance Director, Curtis & Lees Limited