Finance Business Partner - Cork

  • Job type

  • Location

  • Specialism

    Financial And Management Accounting
  • Industry

  • Pay

    Upto €60,000

Qualified Accountant to provide financial management support on-site of a global expanding company in Cork.

Your new company

Globally, the company has over 60,000 employees, over $6 Billion in Revenue and is a very solid company. In Ireland, the company has multiple sites including a SSC. This position is based on-site where the laboratories are at the beating heart of this business. I have been dealing with the group for over 8 years and this is my first time working an assignment for this relatively new Cork site.

What I have seen is impressive, state of the are facilities, good culture and being led by an experienced MD that is bringing the business on a nice trajectory that requires a competent Finance Business Partner to support from a finance perspective.

Your new role

The position is very much geared toward management accounting and financial analysis. We want you to support the MD in the financial management of the company and drive initiatives to improve support processes.

You will act as the Business Partner on all financial matters while also engaging with the SSC who provides financial accounting, payroll and purchasing services on behalf of the business.

Can you use your commercial business acumen to add value to the business. Bringing your ideas and analysis to life is key to success, you are business partnering with many functions on and off-site so your strong communication skills will be well used. We want you to be a leader on the site that challenges and supports.

Example of some Duties are as follows:

  • Operations Budget and Forecast preparation
    • Preparation of files, review, coordination and validation with Business Leaders on input and output - Income Statement, Cash Flow, Balance Sheet and presentation Budget pack.
  • Business partnering on financial matters
  • Monthly performance review
    • Cash Flow
    • Net Working Capital
    • Income Statement
    • Balance Sheet
    • Prepare corrections/adjustments in collaboration with SSC
  • KPI tracking and monitoring , including definition and follow-up of corrective action plans
    • Day Sales Out-Standing
    • Days Payable Outstanding
    • Capex Spend
    • EBIT
  • Capex & Assets
    • Tracking of spend – Variance analysis
  • Credit Control Monitoring
  • Act as the liaison between business and the SSC to ensure continuous improvement in SSC. Ensure business plans are communicated to the SSC.
  • Ad hoc projects

What you'll need to succeed

I am open to speaking with you if you have relevant experience or you might have a pure audit or financial accounting experience with a strong desire to step into a mixed management accounting, financial analyst, FP&A role.

You must be a Qualified Accountant, ACA, Chartered, CIMA, ACCA, CPA .
Strong self-starter who is prepared to lead agendas directly with the MD and senior team members.

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to convert data into analysis which enables users to understand business performance and make informed decisions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to explain what the numbers are saying
  • Solid knowledge of finance policies, processes and finance systems
  • Organised, diligent and take ownership of tasks.
  • Strong IT skills / Excel

What you'll get in return

This is a exceptional opportunity which is very difficult to find in Cork. You are the stand alone person tasked with adding real value in a position which will contribute the companies continued growth.

Salary up to €60,000 + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus + Parking + Income Protection + Much Much more.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or reach out to Vincent Murray now on 083 1009449. #1103263

Talk to Vincent Murray, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in Hays Recruitment, Cork, 54 South Mall, CorkTelephone:+831009449
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