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Financial Controller

Ref: 77613

  • 75,000-80,000
  • 01 Aug 2022
  • Cork (Centre)
  • Permanent

Financial Controller (Cork)

Our client is a locally based SME, and a hugely successful distribution business in the area of Sports & Leisure goods, experiencing fantastic growth both here and overseas in recent years. With the management team expanding, they are currently recruiting for a financial controller, an experienced post qualified accountant with relevant experience preferably in an SME / Practice accounting environment. Reporting to the FD you will have a wide and varied collection of duties with responsibility for several areas such as Commercial Finance, Business Partnering, general growth strategies, combined with accurate Financial Reporting and staff management. The successful candidate will play an integral part in scaling the finance function in line with the company’s growth including supporting an ERP system implementation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for delivering company and group wide financial statements.
  • Responsible for the monthly management reporting.
  • Strong cashflow management and forecasting of working capital requirements.
  • Designing and implementing automation solutions across the Finance function.
  • Lead projects as needed both within Finance and the broader business.
  • Management accounting and performance management reporting including presenting monthly to the board.
  • Implement robust financial, controls and reporting systems.
  • Responsible for all regulatory compliance requirements.
  • Provide mentorship and leadership to a well-established Finance team.
  • Keeping abreast of all commercial opportunities, collaborating with all departments including Senior Management to achieve company objectives.
  • Designing and implementing automation solutions across the Finance function

Key Criteria:

  • Qualified Accountant with 5+ years PQE
  • Strong analytical, presentation and communication skills
  • Proven ability to influence at all levels in the organization
  • Excellent commercial acumen
  • Ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines
  • Organised and efficient personality, positive attitude
  • Strong systems knowledge

To apply to this permanent job opportunity send your latest CV via the portal provided.

Remuneration Package €75000-€80,000

To discuss this role further or other accountancy jobs please contact Tom Wilkinson on 021 2376300 or by email or click the apply button.

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