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Job Title

Financial Controller


FRS Recruitment




My client a Midlands based, growing manufacturing business are recruiting for a Financial Controlle r to join their senior management team. This is a permanent position. Location: Offaly. The Financial Controller will be responsible for the management of the finance function and will report directly to the managing director. The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience in a manufacturing role. Ideally the candidate will also will have experience in systems and budget implementation. Key Responsibilities: Manage and lead the accounts team. Evaluate existing accounting system and upgrade or implement new accounting system to operate a product cost accounting system. Prepare and present monthly financial reporting information, in line with structured deadlines - to include variance analysis with regard to Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet and Working Capital movements versus Budget/Forecast. Provide clear and informative financial and operational commentary including the identification & resolution of critical issues impacting profitability. Prepare the operational KPI framework, and exercise ownership with regard to operational performance measurement versus target. Prepare and present annual budget and quarterly forecasts in line with structured deadlines. Manage the HR function including contracts, holidays, rosters and payroll administration. Ensure effective and robust financial controls and adopt a continuous improvement approach to finance process efficiency. Supervise and Control Credit Control management. Key Requirements: Qualified accountant with 5 years post-qualification experience. Experience of a manufacturing organisation in a management accounting/cost accounting role. Experience of implementing a new accounting system. Track record of process improvement & cost saving initiatives. Excellent leadership and communication skills. To Apply: Send CV through attached link. Phone calls to Louise 086 4670069. This job originally appeared on

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144 days ago