Financial Controller

  • Job type

  • Location

    Dublin West/Kildare
  • Working Pattern

  • Specialism

    Finance Directors And Financial Controllers
  • Industry

    Manufacturing & Production
  • Pay

    Up to €100k
  • Closing date

    19 Jun 2024

Financial Controller - Manufacturing - up to €85k - Irish organisation in a global business

Your new company

Our client is a global manufacturing company based in Dublin west, who are looking for a permanent Financial Controller to join their team. This role will be a mix of overseeing the finance function, as well as working with the GM on the commercial aspects of finance and to help with business growth. The company currently has a turnover of €22m with projected growth to €24m in 2024 and a 5% increase year-on-year after that.

Your new role

The Finance Controller will work closely with the management team to advise, analyse and report on key business indicators, measures and financial information, to support decision-making and ensure strong governance and control of the business.

  • Participate in the Strategic Plan of the Region. Define and calculate standard costs (hourly rates, raw materials, costs) and control updating of all the variables that depend on other departments and that are necessary in order to prepare the tariffs, pricing and quotations.
  • Analyse profitability by customer and by product and align reported results to the costing system.
  • Work with SSC credit control team to analyse customer risk and make the necessary decisions in each case.
  • Compliance with tax, labour, accounting regulations ensuring external audit requirements are met.
  • Team management - manage a small team of AP/AR and Payroll
  • Work in conjunction with the Country Finance Director particularly where deviations arise. Ensure compliance of internal regulations, particularly to satisfy Group Audit requirements.
  • Maintain weekly control of costs and margin trackers as required
  • P&L compilation and analysis
  • Cost Recovery Plan Development – In Conjunction with GM
  • Management of Account Payment and Account Receivable Team
  • Oversee payroll processes
  • Import/ Export Incoterms & VAT compliance returns (UK&IRE)

What you'll need to succeed

  • Must be a qualified accountant to be considered
  • Must have experience with SAP. A SAP superuser would be an advantage.
  • Must have extensive experience in a Manufacturing Organisation
  • 5-10 years finance experience in a Finance Manager or Controller role
  • Personal qualities will include excellent communication and negotiation skills, project management and leadership, numerate, analytical and IT literate, self-motivated, results-driven and resilient.
  • Must be located in Ireland with full working rights in a permanent role

What you'll get in return

This is an exciting Commercial Financial Controller role which will give you an opportunity to work closely with the GM/Plant Controller on key decisions and strategic plans for the business. You will be rewarded with a salary of up to €100k plus pension and bonus. There is some flex on the salary for the right person.

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 call us now.

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Located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin, 26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin, Telephone: 0857135164
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