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Group Financial Controller

Ref: 9222260

  • Strong Package basic from €82,000 - €107,000 plus bens
  • 25 Nov 2020
  • Dublin (North)
  • Perm

Our client is a leading university looking to appoint a commercially astute Group Financial Controller. As a key member of the management team within the finance department, the ideal candidate should have experience large businesses with turnover in excess of €200m and experience in dealing with large scale transformation. Based in Dublin, this Group Financial Controller job offers a strong package including a defined benefit pension scheme.


• Leadership and management of the accounting teams to co-ordinate and deliver on internal and external reporting requirements. • Preparation and analysis of the commercial group and oversight of the university financial statements • Full responsibility for the subsidiary group companies’ budget and financial reporting cycle • Preparation of subsidiary board trading updates and commentary papers • Preparation of financial forecasts for the group • Oversee the annual audit engagement with internal and external stakeholders • Responsibility for group taxation affairs, both domestic and international, and liaising closely with the corporate tax advisers • Identifying projects across the finance office as part of the continuous improvement program, including the utilisation of technology and financial systems to streamline business processes and give further enhancement to customer service while maintaining and effective control framework • Leading the assessment of business development opportunities within the university and the commercial group of companies • Presenting as required to university management groups and subsidiary company Boards • Managing and supporting teams to ensure that staff receive continuing training and development


• Qualified accountant with several years relevant post qualification experience in large scale complex organisation. • Excellent leadership skills • Strong commercial acumen with a demonstrable track record in commercial projects • Board level experience • Project management and delivery experience • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage teams within a fast paced dynamic and changing environment • Good working knowledge of Irish tax legislation • Track record of effective engagement with internal and external stakeholders This Group Financial Controllerjob will pay a strong package which will include a defined benefit pension scheme. For a confidential discussion about this Group Financial Controller job please email [email protected] or call Jean Moran on +35316621000