Financial Accounting Lead

  • Job type

  • Location

  • Specialism

    Financial And Management Accounting
  • Industry

    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Pay

    €70,000 DOE

Senior Accountant job - Irish-owned SME - Galway - Excellent progression

Your new company
Your new company was established in Galway in the 1990's. Starting from primitive beginnings, they have grown to become the premier food logistics company in Ireland and the UK, with their services expanding onto mainland Europe also. They now have over 200 staff and over 150 trucks servicing most of Europe, primarily in food and seafood distribution. The company has been built on a track record of vision and innovation to become industry leaders, achieving growth year on year with no sign of slowing down just yet.

Your new role
Your new role will be based in the finance team on the outskirts of Galway city. You will report to the finance manager while leading the day-to-day operations of the finance team. This is a high-volume environment so managing the team and delegating effectively will be key to success in this role. You will also play a heavy hand in producing month-end management accounts and providing commentary, producing year end financials and assisting in the year-end audit process. There is also opportunity for project work as the company looks o continue their growth into the future.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CPA) with a track record of success in similar sized SME businesses. People management experience would be a major advantage also, as well as significant systems knowledge. Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, are essential as is attention to detail. This role would suit someone who enjoys working in a close-knit, hands-on environment where they would ge exposure to all elements of the business.

What you'll get in return
You will get a very competitive market salary rate along with flexible and hybrid working options. There is also a very generous pension scheme in place for employees. You will gain significant progression opportunities within the company while also getting to be apart of great working culture based on innovation, growth and advancement.

What you need to do now
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