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Assistant Financial Controller

Ref: 77377

  • 70,000-75,000
  • 06 Jul 2022
  • Fixed Term

Assistant Financial Controller

About the Company

One of Ireland’s leading educational institutions is currently seeking an Assistant Financial Controller. This is a varied commercial opportunity, initially being offered as a long term contract with a view to becoming a permanent role.

About the Position

Reporting to the Financial Controller this is a key role within the Finance team with the focus of the role being on the Financial Accounting, Taxation, Treasury Management, Audit and Management Information reporting.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of the Group financial statements in accordance with Irish GAAP, including the consolidation of overseas subsidiaries.
  • Ensuring appropriate controls and timetables are in place to enable timely production of financial statement information on behalf of both organization
  • Regular review of month end and year end processes to identify efficiency improvements and improved turnaround times
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports providing commentary and analysis on year-to-date performance compared to budget and forecast.
  • Ensuring monthly reporting packs are in place and balance sheet reconciliations have been completed and reviewed
  • Implementation of changes to systems for the continuous enhancement of services
  • Enhancement of management information reporting
  • Development of KPIs and reporting thereon


The successful candidate will be an experienced accountant and will have occupied a similar role in a complex organization. You will be a qualified accountant and will have experience in the key elements of the role. It is also important that the individual have sufficient experience to be able to drive forward on the change agenda within the Finance Office and in the Financial Planning area.


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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