Head of Finance - Group Financial Accountant/Controller

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Head of Finance - Group Financial Accountant/Controller

Competitive salary, commensurate with experience.

Job purpose

As head of finance and administration the post holder will have hands on responsibility for the whole finance, payroll and administration functions with a small part time team reporting in. The company is a new entity with new systems and procedures to develop.

The Newtownabbey based Company is in the business to business manufacturing sector, currently has fifty employees and a turnover of 7M and looking to grow.

Job Requirements:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for the companies and the group, comparing actual outcomes with budget.
  • Compile the year-end financial accounts for group of companies
  • Preparation of annual budgets for the companies and the group.
  • Preparation of financial forecasts
  • Ensure appropriate internal control systems are in place within the company to protect the company’s assets and to prevent fraud or errors.
  • Efficiently manage the company’s working capital, manage the cash flow and prepare updated cash flow forecasts as required.
  • Liaison with external reporting (lenders) ensuring full cooperation to meet their requirements.
  • Responsible for ensuring company compliance with both HMRC & Irish Revenue tax regulations, VAT, PAYE and Corporation Tax.
  • Fully integrated member of management team, proactively assist in decision making and reviewing operations.
  • Look to develop financial systems so that financial accounting information is accurate for interpretation and decision making

What we are looking for:

  • A Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with a minimum of 2/3 years post qualification experience within industry
  • Experience working with Sage accounting software
  • Desire to work within a fast-paced commercial environment.
  • Strong commercial and business acumen.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, together with a proactive and positive approach.
  • Ability to support non-financial managers with appropriate financial information, KPI’s etc.
  • Able to take ownership and responsibility for own work with an eagerness to take on further responsibility.
  • Capable of anticipating and resolving problems, together with identifying solutions alongside other key management as and when required.

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Job Snapshot

Job Type
Permanent Full-Time
Professional Qualification
Accountancy & Finance, General Management
Job Roles
Accountant, Head of Finance, Group Financial Controller
Min Experience
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