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Financial Controller Hybrid

Our client, a developing multinational based in Kildare, is seeking an experienced accountant/financial controller to join their team. This person needs to have some people management experience, and ideally be coming from the food or manufacturing industry. It is a great opportunity for an ambitious, driven candidate to join a company that is going through a major growth phase.

Competitive salary on offer, hybrid role (2 day from home, 3 days from the office).

Responsibilities: (full spec available on request):

  • Monthly Management Reporting: Ensuring accurate and timely monthly management reporting under strict group timelines.
  • Statutory Reporting: Lead the external audit process ensuring efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Tax: Collaboration with the external Tax advisors to ensure all Tax compliance is adhered to.
  • Operations: Ensuring Accounts Receivable is received in a timely manner, Accounts Payable vendors are paid as appropriate (as a reviewer only).
  • Working Capital Management: ensuring DSO and DPO metrics are always in a good position.
  • Cashflow: Ensuring the cash position is always under control and working with Group Treasury to ensure cash is being used in the most efficient and profitable manner.
  • Intercompany: Ensuring the intercompany position is aligned with partners in different countries including international interaction with the intercompany partner.
  • Controlling: Ensuring an effective control environment exists.

Main Requirements:

  • Must be a Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA or CIMA) someone who has worked in a senior accounting role/financial controller/finance manager role previously
  • Ideally coming with experience from the food or manufacturing industry
  • Must have some people management experience
  • Ideally coming with industry experience
  • Experience in dealing with a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive, confidential information

For a confidential discussion and more information on the job opportunity, please contact Niamh Cregg.