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Finance Governance and Assurance Specialist

Ref: 80919

  • 60,000-65,000
  • 08 May 2024
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Finance Governance & Assurance Specialist

About the Company

About the Position

Our client a leading financial services institution are recruiting a finance and governance specialist within their team which provides operational risk oversight, analysis and assurance on the quality and effectiveness of the risk environment. This will suit a recently qualified Accountant/Auditor with 2years+ experience in audit, assurance, or risk ideally within the financial services sector.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver the first line of defense assurance plan.

  • Manage delivery of governance activities at both Half Year & Year End reporting periods on behalf of the CFO.

  • Deliver finance obligations at Operational Risk & First Line Assurance Governance Working Groups

  • Perform end to end assurance reviews - reference (scope), test plans and final reports.

  • Communicate potential issues and support business units in developing action plans to address potential control weaknesses.

  • Keep abreast of best practices and assurance developments throughout the company.



  • Recently Qualified Accountant /Finalist (ACCA/ACA/CPA/CIMA)

  • Risk/Assurance/Audit background with 2-3 years’ experience in practice or industry.

  • Financial Services industry experience preferred.

  • Strong communication, influencing and negotiation skills.

  • A team player

  • Ability to multi-task, take initiative and work to deadlines.

Remuneration Package

€60,000 - €65,000

  • Pension 10% non-contributory

  • Health Insurance

  • Sick Leave Pay & Income Protection

  • 25 Days annual leave

  • Hybrid working - 2 days a week in the office

  • Onsite parking


For more information on this position or other Accountancy roles, please contact Grace Caraher on 01-5927864 or hit the apply button below to send your cv. Alternatively, contact her directly via email;
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