Job Reference 15657
Job type Permanent
Location KILDARE
Salary € 40,000-60,000

The Role

Financial Accountant - Permanent

Report to: Financial Controller




Role Definition

Preparation/presentation of regular financial reporting information including reports to parent company, other external parties for a number of companies within our group. These may be on a weekly, monthly, quarterly or annual basis. Management of regulatory returns across our business. Develop internal controls/audit function


Responsibilities & Accountabilities


  • Production and delivery of the monthly financial reports
  • Reconciliation of monthly financials to weekly management reports
  • Production and delivery of the monthly financial reports for our distribution and waste treatment companies
  • Supervision of payroll function, including pension and health insurance administration
  • Preparation and submission of annual budget for senior finance and management review and responsibility for gathering necessary financial information for budget process
  • Management of annual audit process with financial auditors
  • Reviewing internal controls across the business, identifying and implementing necessary improvements
  • Develop internal audit function across all businesses
  • Ensure  VAT, PAYE, Customs  and other necessary external returns are prepared on a timely and accurate basis across all businesses
  • Ensure controls in place for financial compliance
  • Establishing good working relationships across the business including support for other finance team members
  • Ad hoc project work and financial analysis as required, assisting the financial controller and wider business team
  • This is NOT an exhaustive list and the Financial Accountant may be requested to undertake additional duties on request.







The Person

Experience required for role


Knowledge and understanding of monthly management accounts, consolidation, budgeting, forecasting and group reporting in a manufacturing environment for a large company.


Competencies required for role


  • High levels of motivation, enthusiasm
  • People Management
  • Flexibility and determination to meet all reporting deadlines
  • Capable of working well in a team environment
  • Willing to contribute to the overall improvement and success of the business and working practices by bringing forward own ideas/suggestions for improvement



Specific I.T skills and level (Advanced)

Excellent Excel skills with the ability to analyze and manipulate data to meet reporting requirements. Knowledge of an ERP System such as Microsoft Navision or Business Central would be an advantage


Qualifications required

A qualified accountant,  ACCA,CIMA , ACA with at least 2 years  PQE.

Experience of producing weekly accounts****



The Package


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