Finance Administrator

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Bricolage are looking for a Finance Administrator to join their team. Are you a detail-orientated, experienced finance professional, who is looking for a rewarding role with a dynamic team in a thriving company? Then their Finance Administrator position could be the perfect fit for you.

Bricolage is a brand and cultural innovation consultancy specialising in qualitative research, cultural insights and brand strategy – working with an eclectic mix of clients and brands locally and globally.

About you

You are an energetic, positive professional. Ideally, you are someone who knows how to manage a diverse range of finance duties. You are also a self-starter and can work on your own initiative.

About the role

Based on site in Dublin 8, Monday – Friday 9am – 2pm (Part-time Role) Hybrid working may be applicable to this role.

About the responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain financial models to support budgeting, project expense tracking and forecasting
  • Analyze financial performance, identify trends, and provide insights to improve overall profitability
  • Monitor and analyze project costs, identifying opportunities for cost control and process optimization
  • Lead the budgeting process, working closely with directors to create and monitor project budgets without compromising service quality
  • Prepare and distribute regular financial reports to management, highlighting key performance indicators and financial metrics as needed to support decision-making
  • Maintain accurate financial records and reconcile bank statements
  • Conduct financial forecasting to support long-term planning and resource allocation
  • Identify potential financial risks and develop mitigation strategies
  • Prepare and reconcile VAT returns
  • Preparing payroll In line with company policies while ensuring the accuracy of information


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Financial Admin, preferably in a research agency or marketing industry.
  • Xero accounting software experience is essential.
  • Proficient knowledge of Excel/Google Suite
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Detail-oriented, with excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information with professionalism and discretion.

About the good stuff:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Health & Wellness bonus
  • Phone allowance
  • Generous holidays (including extra time off at Christmas)
  • A friendly, collaborative working environment
  • Exciting project work that has real impact
  • Learning and growth culture is heavily invested in
  • Team social events

HOW TO APPLY: If finance is your strong suit and if you are up for supporting a diverse group of people then we would love to hear from you! Send your CV and your cover letter to We’d love to hear a bit about yourself and why you’re the perfect match for the role!