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Cost Accountant - Galway

Cost Accountant required for a start up company setting up their operation in Galway. Must have 5 years plus post qualification in a medical device environment. Excellent opportunity.


  • Supporting all aspects of the operations.
  • Working with the R&D team to support various projects.
  • Providing analysis of the actual spend and variances to forecast to management team.
  • Work with operations team to develop cost information for the bill of materials and evaluate / adjust as conditions change.
  • Prepare justification/return on investment analysis for capital expenditure requests.
  • Influencing business partners to make optimal decisions.
  • Providing forecasting support to management team.
  • Performs and analyses financial modelling and trends.
  • Monitors cost against budget, capital spend and variance analysis.
  • Prepares reports of findings and recommendations, compile financial budgets, and communicate insights to management. 
  • Responsible for the adherence to and communication of accounting and auditing policies and procedures and internal controls.
  • Perform other tasks at the direction of the CFO and/or Vice President of Operations.


  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), preferably with 5+ years of post-qualification experience.
  • Degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • Experience in medical device desirable.
  • Strong ERP system experience, NetSuite preferred.
  • Expert level financial system and Excel skills are essential.  
  • Strong analytical skills.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart.

091 706712