Financial Controller

  • Job Ref: 9105
  • Offaly
  • Accounting and Finance

Job Title: Financial Controller

Location: Tullamore
Salary: Circa €75K

Our client is seeking an ambitious and evolving Financial Controller to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and supporting the day-to-day accounting activities for a manufacturing company with recurring revenue. This is a hybrid role that involves managing a team of accountants and supporting the CFO in overseeing the financial performance of the company. They are looking for someone to challenge and question how things are done to drive for results.

What's in it for you? Pension, Healthcare, Bonus, 22 days annual leave plus long service leave, apartment in Spain for staff use and more!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial advice and support and updates to the Divisional Heads and Regional Directors
  • Support the preparation of the regional annual budgets
  • Ensure that adequate internal financial controls exist and are adhered to within the regions
  • Provide effective procedures, or initiate change, to support the delivery of key operational, commercial, and financial targets
  • Work closely with Accounting team to ensure that the financial accounts, Revenue requirements and the payroll are prepared within the set timelines
  • Lead and participate in cross-functional and cross divisional process improvement initiatives
  • Drive process changes in the Accounting area to ensure the timely provision of information to key business owners and to facilitate a scalable growth strategy
  • In conjunction with the CFO co-ordinate and collate Board reports from each region for review with the Directors
  • Provide useful insight into monthly financial reporting so that the Divisional Heads and Regional Directors are informed of variances in financial reporting to budgets
  • Provide regular updates on key performance indicators
  • Be compliant with accounting and tax legislation

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • 5 years + experience working in the manufacturing sector
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels
  • Proven ability to adapt to new systems
  • Proven ability to review processes with a view to improving them
  • Excellent understanding of current accounting standards, practice and guidance
  • Experience with Sage would be a distinct advantage

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