Senior Financial Accountant

Posted 19 September 2023
Salary €60,000 - €65,000
LocationCounty Westmeath
Job type Contract/temporary
Contact NameBreda Dooley

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment is working with a US Medical Device company in the recruitment of a Senior Financial Accountant. This job is based in Westmeath reporting into the Irish Financial Controller. This is a great opportunity to work with a company who makes a positive impact on lives across the globe.

You will work as a Senior Financial Accountant in a fast-paced manufacturing company, working alongside the Finance team and you will be responsible for ensuring month-end data is processed on a timely basis and recorded accurately.

Be part of a company that promotes a positive culture, allows opportunity to develop and offers flexibility.

This is an 18-month contract and offers Hybrid Working.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Global Service Centre to ensure accuracy of monthly financials.

  • Analyse and present monthly overhead expenditure variances, comparing historical trend and budget/forecast and highlighting any variances and required actions.

  • Review of completed Balance sheet reconciliations highlighting any required actions.

  • Ensure accurate and timely submission of monthly financials in line with Month End Close guidelines.

  • Submission of monthly variance schedules to corporate Finance.

  • Ensure all financials are in compliance with US & Irish GAAP.

  • Revenue and government compliance – liaise with Revenue and other Government organisations in relation to required deliverables.

  • Define and implement internal controls in order to maintain compliance with financial requirements and SOX Controls.

  • Liaise with external and internal auditors, and tax advisors, to ensure compliance of audits and statutory requirements.

  • Supplier payments and on-site treasury contact.

  • Key contact in relation to transfer pricing reviews.

  • R&D and other grant claims.


What are we looking for?

  • Qualified Accountant with 5 years PQ experience in financial accounting in a fast-paced multinational manufacturing background.

  • Must have experience with month-end close and working with a number of legal entities.

  • Experience in transfer pricing a distinct advantage.

  • Ability to take ownership, be proactive and achieve desired results is key. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Proficient in MS office applications and SAP.


Apply for this job now or contact Breda on 0874057840

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