Job Reference 14579
Job type Permanent
Location Dublin City
Salary € 60,000+

The Role


The successful candidate must be ambitious, energetic, and a motivated self-starter who is comfortable working in a dynamic and fast moving corporate environment and where a flat management structure exists. A pivotal element of the role will be involvement in the key decisions affecting the business and therefore a good commercial understanding is essential.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the CFO/Head of Finance, the role will involve:

  • Timely and accurate preparation of monthly management accounts and year-end Financial Statements for both the Irish and UK entity
  • Managing the audit process along with the CFO
  • Preparation of monthly reports and analysis as and when required
  • Implementation of financial measures and plans to maximise sustained growth for the business
  • Budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis
  • Management of the company's cash flow with responsibility for coordinating cash collection and suppliers payments
  • Working closely with the CFO and team on all finance functions within the business to include cash flow management, accounts receivable, accounts payable, fixed asset registers, taxes, etc.
  • Ensuring the company is fully compliant with all relevant laws, accounting standards and filing requirements
  • Working closely with group management on any ad hoc projects as and when required
  • Providing strategic and financial guidance to ensure that financial commitments are met and all policies and procedures to ensure sound financial management and control are developed and maintained
  • Maintain strong working relationships with external auditors, financiers and customers.
  • Continuous improvement of finance processes
  • Responsible for Intercompany accounting
  • Preparation of weekly and monthly cash flows

The Person

Personal characteristics:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA recently qualified with preferably 2-3 years PQE
  • Operating at a Financial Accountant/management accountant level in a medium to large sized company who is looking for a fresh and exciting new challenge. Candidates moving straight from practice will also be considered.
  • Must be used to taking a high level of independent responsibility and decision making on a day to day basis, with a high degree of personal accountability
  • Be able to work on their own initiative
  • Some management and commercial experience (including staff management, HR processes and IT systems) would be an advantage. This role will involve the management of two Accounts Assistants
  • Experience working as part of a senior management team an advantage
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • High proficiency in MS Excel
  • Strong technical accounting skills with up to date knowledge of relevant Irish and UK GAAP standards
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work activities and use time efficiently
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong logical and clear thinking individual
  • Pro-active
  • Ability to follow through
  • Ability to deal with internal staff and external contacts in a courteous and professional manner
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills


For more information contact Deirdre McCarthy on 045 988 500 

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