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Finance Manager

Galway city, Galway · Accounting/Finance
Job Title:     Finance Manager        
Division:    Finance     
Reports To:    Senior Finance Manager
Industry:    Medical Devices / SSC    


A superb opportunity for a senior accountant with a multinational or SSC background.

Based in Galway, Ireland, the successful candidate will report to a Senior Finance Manager.

The Finance Manager is responsible for coordinating and controlling the full range of complex accounting functions for the required regions. He/ She is responsible for the general accounting functions and management of team members within the GL function for that region. He/ She has responsibility to co-ordinate, review and sign off on all GL activities for their region. 


Manage the preparation of monthly financial reports for defined entity/ region(s), ensuring they are completed in a timely, accurate and efficient manner.
Review of entities balance sheet reconciliations at month end.
Review entities monthly accruals & prepayments to ensure all items are accurately captured.
Review of entities Income statement variance analysis on a monthly and quarterly basis.
Review of entities compliance with US GAAP revenue recognition criteria.
Review significant revenue contracts for in scope entities to ensure compliance with corporate revenue recognition guidelines.
Ensure delivery of all ad hoc reporting requirements as they arise and manage and review reports for accuracy prior to publication.
Interface with corporate tax and treasury on all matters that impact the business unit including tax strategies.  
Collaboration with external audit staff for periodic year-end review procedures and local statutory audits as required.
Provision of input on local finance policies and procedures ensuring ongoing compliance for all accounting and finance operations.
Participation in ongoing policy and control environment development to ensure compliance with applicable internal control regulations.
Enhancement of existing processes and development of new ones to ensure the most efficient completion of duties.
Provision of technical expertise, support and guidance to the accounting group.
Promote team work within the group.
Responsible for the Performance management of the team
Organising the workload for the team and ensuring that the right resources are available and trained to the highest standard. 
Responsible for the Induction and training of new team members ensuring that the highest levels of training are delivered and measured.
Drive Continuous Improvement to streamline processes.
Develop relationships with both internal and external customers. 
Liaise efficiently with corporate and with the other IT business subsidiaries throughout the world. 


Accounting Qualification – ACA, ACCA, CIMA.
Third Level Degree or equivalent
5+ year’s relevant experience – preferably with Shared Service Centre and multinational corporation background.
SAP/Oracle or other major ERP Systems experience is desirable.
Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential.
Able to work alone to understand and summarise financial data into high quality, accurate and usable summaries.
Strong computer skills especially MS Office & Qlikview. 
Fluency in a European language an advantage.


Occasional travel may be required.

Please submit a CV if you would like to see a more detailed job specification for this opportunity.  Your CV will be treated in strictest confidence and will only be forwarded to a company with your explicit approval, following a detailed telephone discussion.

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TalentSphere Recruitment Solutions


Dublin: 01 531 3535

 Temporary | Permanent | Interim
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