Accountant/Business Partner

Our client, an international pharmaceutical company are seeking a qualified Accountant to join their commercial division. Based in Citywest, this role will report directly to the Financial Director. This role is particularly appealing as it has a dual purpose of Business Partnering and Financial Accounting.

The Role

The Business Partnering role will involve developing relationships with a variety of stakeholders within the business and supporting budget holders across the organisation through financial analysis and advice.

Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Completing month end/year end reporting requirements to Group
  • Ensuring statutory reporting deadlines are met
  • General financial accounting activities including posting of journals, maintenance of general ledger and control accounts and the management of cashflow
  • Acting as the liaison with the shared service centre
  • Providing effective finance business partner support to various budget holders
  • Providing analyses, reports and data which is required for decision making
  • Quarterly forecasting
  • Driving process change where applicable
  • Operating with the highest standards

The Person

To be considered for this role, you will be a qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA). A background or training in Big 4/Top 6 practice or a background in a similar multinational environment is required. It’s also essential that you possess:

  • A third level degree (B. Comm or equivalent)
  • Exposure to the application, implementation and assessment of internal controls
  • Experience of developing finance applications
  • Strong influencing skills, with a genuine interest in working with people
  • SAP experience would be highly regarded

The Benefits

Salary: Up to €58,000 + 20% bonus + VHI + pension + 25 days annual leave.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Clair Schindler on 01-6321881 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: €55000 - €58000 Location: Dublin South