• Longford, Ireland
  • Posted 4 years ago
  • Salary: € 80000

Job Details

  • Longford
  • Posted 4 years ago
  • Salary: € 80000

**FP&A have successfully sourced a candidate for this position. If you are interested in similar positions in the future, please give me a call on 09495 57033 or email me at edelvahey@fpna.ie for an exploratory conversation.

The Opportunity for the Financial Controller – Manufacturing in Longford

This Finance Business Partner job in Longford offers an excellent chance to an ambitious and driven Senior Financial Analyst or Finance Manager to gain operational and commercial insight into a young, highly automated, world-class manufacturing environment.

Empowered with preparing financial analysis and accurate forecasting to support manufacturing and business decisions, you will work hand-in-hand with the Operations Director, and enjoy the encouragement and support of a charismatic, warm and highly knowledgeable Finance Director.

Your new job

In your job as Finance Business Partner to Manufacturing, you will support two production plants in Longford, reporting on and analysing:

  1. sales and margin figures, production and labour costs, inventory cost and obsolete stock values, actual v standard, spend, forecasting, budget management and all month end related activities.

A Finance Leader in operations, you will coach and mentor one management accountant, and use your finance expertise and commercial acumen to provide insight into operational performance and support decisions. You will drive programmes in cost reduction, and instil a culture of cost control across the business.

Alongside the Financial Accounting Manager and the Finance Director, you will participate / lead projects in systems implementations and improvements, as well as initiatives to increase the “value-add” factor of the finance function to the commercial and operations teams in the company.

What you’ll need to succeed:

As a relatively new company that reward highly driven professionals, my client is interested in hiring an energetic Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) at the earlier stages of their career (approx 3-8 years PQE), who will develop further with the company as they expand into new markets and regions.

If you are a self-starter, who has proven skills in financial analysis and management accounting from your PQE in industry, (preferably in the manufacturing or distribution sectors), you will be highly successful in this job.

Analytically minded and possessing strong MS Excel & IT skills, you will have the ability to provide timely and accurate reporting and analysis to the functional heads, as well as strong interpersonal skills to liaise with various stakeholders at senior management level.

Remuneration and Rewards:

As well as a competitive package of c €65-75K, your academic achievements, commercial acumen and problem solving mind will be rewarded through early responsibility, continuous career progression and the autonomy to make and influence operational and strategic decisions. Other benefits include Performance-related bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Flexitime, and Work-from-home days.

Your new company and team:

Operating in a niche area of the FMCG sector, this relatively new company already supply products to many large multiples in Ireland and the UK, and have an innovative product pipeline to ensure further growth into new regions and markets. Joining a team of company that holds education and personal development in high regard, you will be supported by a strong group of industry experts that make up the Leadership Team in this unique, aspiring and already successful young organisation.

What you need to do next:

To investigate this amazing opportunity further, please send your CV now or contact Edel Vahey, Recruitment Director in confidence for an exploratory conversation on +353 9495 57033 or edelvahey@fpna.ie.


To apply for this job email your details to edelvahey@fpna.ie

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To apply for this job email your details to edelvahey@fpna.ie

Apply using webmail: Gmail / AOL / Yahoo / Outlook