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Financial Controller – Monaghan

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test A well known FMCG company is looking to hire a Financial Controller. Salary on offer is €75,000 - €82,000 range, flexible hybrid working model plus benefits. Previous experience in a leadership role within FMCG is preferred.

A well known FMCG company is looking to hire a Financial Controller. This is a key role within the finance department with the main objective being to provide timely financial information for overseas divisions to satisfy the increasing demands from finance providers and other stakeholders. The Financial Controller will be flexible and will work within the team to support all areas.

Salary on offer is €75,000 - €82,000 range, flexible hybrid working model plus benefits. Previous experience in a leadership role within FMCG is preferred.

Key responsibilities of the Financial Controller – Monaghan

  • Oversee the AP & AR function to ensure the departments financial obligations are met in a timely manner
  • Ownership and detailed review of weekly management accounts and operational KPI
  • Manage the preparation of monthly financial statements and reports for senior management, highlighting key issues that need addressing
  • Assist the senior management team in addressing key issues and delivery of yearly budget
  • Reconciliation of monthly financial and management accounts
  • Working capital and treasury management
  • Support the sales department with customer volume and pricing tenders
  • Assist the Procurement department with vendor contracts and pricing/volume agreements
  • Monthly VAT (HST) and corporation tax filing
  • Other periodic government filing requirements
  • Ownership of the budget preparation and forecasting process
  • Assist in due diligence process, including financial modelling
  • Preparation of provincial and federal grant applications where available
  • Insurance renewal and claim preparation
  • Liaising with the relevant leasing companies
  • Liaise with Group Tax & Compliance Manager on any tax issues
  • Management of the yearly financial audit

Key requirements of the Financial Controller – Monaghan

  • Competent in the use of technology with excellent IT skills, Excel and Word are essential
  • Ability to display high levels of numeracy and literacy ability
  • An ability to gather, analyse and present financial information in a user-friendly manner
  • Organisational skills having the ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Able to work under pressure, on own initiative and constantly seek to improve
  • Good communication skills to interact with other departments
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to lead, manage and develop the team to ensure the most efficient delivery of service
  • Comfortable presenting and reporting to senior management
  • You will proactively strive to enhance existing processes to add value and will adapt quickly and positively to change
  • Accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CPA, CIMA) with at least 5 years PQE
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems (preferably SAGE 300)
  • Excellent financial acumen and commercial awareness

If you are interested in this role please apply through the link.

This role is managed by Walters People entity which is a temporary recruitment agency.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: CFO, Finance Director & Financial Controller

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: €75,000 - €82,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: /experience-level/Director

Location: Monaghan

Job Reference: FA167X-E8F5AF32

Date posted: 23 May 2024

Consultant: Niall Thomas

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