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Senior Financial Accountant

Ref: 77040

  • 60,000-75,000
  • 03 May 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Senior Financial Accountant

About the Company

A highly regarded and well-known global materials manufacturer and product solutions provider is looking to hire a Senior Financial Accountant for their new Centre of Excellence to be based in Dublin 2. This is an excellent opportunity for to join a highly dynamic and innovative global organisation with an amazing culture and exciting growth plans for Dublin. It will be a hybrid role with the flexibility between home and office.

About the Position

Reporting to the Accounting Manager, The Senior Accountant – Finance Transformation will work closely with the GL management team on managing:

  • GBS audit requirements, including Statutory, Corporate & Internal Audit
  • Process improvement initiatives
  • Executing of global priorities including SAP 4H, M&A activity and corporate re-organizations

Key Responsibilities

Manage and coordinate:

  • Standardization projects
  • Process improvement projects
  • GBS related M&A and corporate reorganization projects
  • Promptly respond to information requests from stakeholders
  • Compliance with internal controls (SOX)
  • . Audit coordinator role, including management of
    • The day-to-day relationships with the GBS auditors
    • Liaising with GBS team members to ensure audit timelines are met
    • Liaising with International Partners to ensure audit timelines are met
  • Support annual US GAAP audit process where applicable
  • Ensure that financial information complies with professional and regulatory standards
  • Co-ordinate statutory reporting preparation, compliance activities and governance processes for specific entities and support any associated audits
  • Support annual EMEA Statutory audit process where applicable
  • Engage in statutory reporting process improvement projects



• Accountancy Qualification- ACA,ACCA,CIMA,CPA
• At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role, preferably from a centre of excellence or similar organisation
• Professional Services experience with a strong audit background is preferred
• Strong interpersonal and communication with ability to manage cross functional stakeholder and teams across all levels of the organization.
• Strong analytical and time management skills.
• Experience with SAP or another ERP system is a distinct advantage

Remuneration Package

Competitive salary and benefits on offer

To discuss this role further or other accountancy jobs please contact Jean O'Donovan on 01 5927846 or by email or click the apply button

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