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Financial Controller - Pharma

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Taxation

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    John Fagan

  • Contact email:

    john@phoenixsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0) 19637065

  • Job ref:

    3755

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-06-01

Exciting opportunity to join a dynamic Finance Team as a Financial Controller, where your expertise will drive financial excellence.

As a Financial Controller, you'll play a pivotal role in the organization, overseeing all aspects of financial management, from regulatory and financial reporting to budget preparation and internal control development. Reporting directly to the CFO, you'll lead a team of finance professionals, ensuring accuracy and efficiency in all accounting operations.

The Role:  

  • Managing all accounting operations, including billing, accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, cost accounting, inventory accounting, and revenue recognition.
  • Providing timely and accurate monthly financial statements in compliance with local GAAP, driving improvements in month-end closing processes.
  • Analyzing financial and operational performance, reporting variances, and identifying opportunities for improvement.
  • Monitoring cash flow and controlling costs to drive profitability and productivity.
  • Coordinating external audits and ensuring timely annual reporting to stakeholders.
  • Developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to strengthen internal controls.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to prepare budgets, forecasts, and business cases to support investments.
  • Assisting with the integration of acquisitions into the group.

The Person:

  • Qualified accountant ACA, ACCA CIMA etc with 4+ years of post-qualification experience.
  • Possess technical knowledge of Irish GAAP/IFRS.
  • Experience in an engineering and manufacturing environment is desirable 
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word, along with strong analytical and communication skills.
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