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Finance Manager - Galway

Finance Manager - Galway - Long Term Contract - Hybrid



  • Assist in the preparation of Monthly Financial Reports, Annual Financial Statements and any other internal or external reports required, ensuring that they are completed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner.
  • Organising the workload for the team and ensuring that the right resources are available and trained to the highest standard.
  • Responsible for the Induction and training of new team members ensuring that the highest levels of training are delivered and measured.
  • Drive Continuous Improvement to streamline processes.
  • Assist in the co-ordination of the daily workflow of the accounting team including the completion of detailed account analysis and reconciliation of all general ledger accounts.
  • Manage both local and international based GL Accounting teams.
  • Develop new and streamline existing processes and systems as required to ensure more efficient delivery of value add information to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Prepare and analyse cost information for presentation to and review by divisional managers.
  • Provide day to day cover for Team when members are absent in particular when critical deadlines need to be met.
  • Manage the preparation of monthly financial reports for defined entity/ region, ensuring they are completed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner.
  • Review of entities balance sheet reconciliations at month end.
  • Review entities monthly accruals & prepayments to ensure all items are accurately captured.
  • Review of entities Income statement variance analysis on a monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Review of entities compliance with US GAAP revenue recognition criteria.
  • Review significant revenue contracts for in scope entities to ensure compliance with corporate revenue recognition guidelines.
  • Ensure delivery of all ad hoc reporting requirements as they arise and manage and review reports for accuracy prior to publication.
  • Interface with corporate tax and treasury on all matters that impact the business unit including tax strategies. 
  • Collaboration with external audit staff for periodic year-end review procedures and local statutory audits as required.
  • Provision of input on local finance policies and procedures ensuring ongoing compliance for all accounting and finance operations.
  • Develop relationships with both internal and external customers.
  • Liaise efficiently with corporate and with the other IT business subsidiaries throughout the world.
  • Ensure that the internal control environment is operating as intended and that any improvements are implemented in a timely fashion
  • Provide assistance to the worldwide finance organization where required.
  • Other duties & projects as assigned by the Finance Manager.


  • Accounting qualification – ACA, ACCA, CIMA.
  • Third Level Degree or equivalent
  • 5+ year’s relevant experience – preferably multinational background.
  • SAP/Oracle or other major ERP Systems experience is desirable.
  • Strong computer skills especially MS Office & Qlikview.
  • Fluency in a European language an advantage.

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

091 706712