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Accountant (FP&A)

Job Title: Accountant (FP&A)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 89521
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 0860449371

Accountant- (FP&A)
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an Accountant- (Financial Planning & Analysis) for their site.

What will I be doing
  • Support month-end reporting and analysis cycle
  • Analyse past and current trends in revenue, margin & SG&A
  • Monitor KPI's, highlighting trends and analysing the cause of variances
  • Understand Product Cost calculation and the risk factors
  • Ability to prepare and analyse data relative to the needs and expectation of the users
  • Manage the continuing development of the budgeting and forecasting cycle
  • Proposal and development of continuous improvements using lean tools to existing processes and procedures where appropriate.
  • Work with Business intelligence tools and dashboard reports.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and provide input for KPIs.
  • Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives
  • Improve performance by evaluating process and making recommendations when necessary

What do I need
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Ability to think creatively, highly-driven and self-motivated
  • A broad knowledge of accounting and financial control principles and their business applications.
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail in performing accounting tasks.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet strict deadlines.
  • Excellent Excel reporting skills and ability to analyse a high volume of data.
  • Excellent computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Previous experience of working in a Finance Shared Service environment is advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience of Oracle financials and Hyperion highly
For further information on this Accountant- (Financial Planning & Analysis) role in Galway please contact Jenny Dore on 0860449371 /
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