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Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Accounting

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact phone:

    MATTHEW ROBERTS

  • Contact email:

    matthew@phoenixsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    +353 860613939

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-31

Our Client

Our client is a large Irish manufacturer of construction and infrastructure materials. Part of a larger group and this role is based in Dublin West.

Responsibility

  • Timely production of monthly management and cost management accounts.

  • Producing all associated reporting, analyses and business modelling.

  • Ensure that all external reporting requirements are complied with, including CSO returns.

  • Preparation and analysis of the annual budget and subsequent forecasts.

  • Production of cost management information for the senior team and evaluating opportunities for cost reduction.

  • Monitoring and review of current accounting systems, processes and existing business models in order to recommend and introduce improved methods of working. 

  • This will also include regular reviews of the information technology systems ensuring data integrity, data security, and data backup.

  • Liaise with and build partnering relationships with all internal departments/functions and other group companies and develop a customer service focus in the finance department.

  • Year-End Statutory Reporting and Liaising with Auditors.

  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as required.

Qualification:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or Equivalent)

  • Strong interpersonal and time management skills.

  • Professional qualification in accountancy or working towards the same

  • Practical experience in industry an advantage

  • Excellent IT Skills and ability to develop IT systems. Advanced Excel proficiency.

  • A minimum of 5 years of hands-on Commercial experience in an accountancy function.

  • Strong Technical Accounting skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

  • Confidence to use initiative, and problem solve, and work as part of a team.