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Financial Controller

  • Location: County Westmeath
  • Job Type:Permanent

Financial Controller - Hybrid - Tech Industry

Athlone based company - 2 days onsite and 3 days remote so successful candidate can be based in Galway or other commutable locations.

The ideal person will be an experienced Finance Manager / Financial Controller from an SME business. Ideally you will have a well rounded accounting skillset as well as being comfortable with ad hoc operational matters. Strong commercial awareness and communication skills are also essential qualities. 

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer:


  • Management of the day-to-day function of the finance department
  • Management of Finance team of 2-3 staff
  • Identifying improvements and efficiencies in financial processes
  • Preparation of annual budgets and forecasts for presentation to the CFO
  • Oversee the month-end close and review of team deliverables
  • Presentation of monthly management reports to the CFO
  • Sign off on monthly payroll for approx. 200 people
  • Consolidated accounts for ROI parent and NI subsidiary
  • Preparation of Department P&Ls with supporting variance analysis against budget
  • To act as an effective business partner and drive continuous improvement in processes and procedures
  • To ensure the targets are achieved in the areas of financial control, working capital management, compliance, and reporting
  • Support to Operational departments as required
  • Implement Internal Controls and KPIs
  • Manage relationships with Outsourced Providers – Auditors, Tax, Bank
  • Working Capital and Cash Flow Management


  • Minimum of 5 years post-qualification experience.
  • Recognised accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • People Management experience
  • Strong systems knowledge
  • Highly motivated, with a proven ability to work on own initiative within a challenging and dynamic teamwork environment
  • Adaptability – Responds effectively to changes in situation or information
  • Strong financial analytical skills
  • Commercial Focus

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart or Deirdre Moran

091 706712 or (091) 706710