Finance NPI Business Partner
Our client, a medical device company in Cork is currently looking to recruit an Finance NPI Business Partner for their site. This position is an opportunity to join a high calibre Finance team in a large medical device company. The role is responsible for the accounting, planning, reporting & analysis of all New Product Introduction (NPI) costs for the site. This position leads the R&D tax credit claim process & grant applications/claims for the site – these critical processes will require someone with experience in this area & the ability to deploy effective project management disciplines to ensure accurate, on time submissions.
Business Partnering – Provide financial support to your NPI partners through comprehensive review of the financial performance, lead forecast & budgets for their area & provide financial appraisal support as required.
Support the preparation and submission of CERAs (Capital Expenditure Requests) for all NPIs and ensure asset register accurately reflects all NPI assets upon commercialisation.
Calculate COGS model for all NPIs in conjunction with the divisions and the Cork manufacturing site and engage with key stakeholders in the divisions as appropriate.
Leading the costing set up process for new products for commercialization i.e. managing the finance cost roll process in conjunction with Operations.
Lead the R&D Tax Credit Claim process - Ensure appropriate due diligence & compliance with Revenue guidelines. Prepare, collate and coordinate with other Irish sites & with external auditors to ensure on time submission.
Lead Grant Claim Process – In conjunction with NPD, identify opportunities for external funding, support grant applications, prepare grant claims & manage external grant audits.
Accounting - Lead the month end close process for NPD.
Coordination with Global Business Services & local finance team to ensure transactions are posted correctly.
Variance analysis - review of results versus latest forecasts and budget.
Grant & Tax Credit Income recognition.
Project Statement preparation to communicate results of NPI & Manufacturing Scale Up Projects.
Balance Sheet Review – Accruals & Provisions
Identify & implement process improvements to improve the efficiency of Finance processes in this area & improve the service we offer our business partners.
Manage and collate all headcount data for New Products.
Attend and proactively support and contribute at all NPI reviews /meetings.
Maintain effective control systems for areas under your responsibility ensuring full compliance with Corporate Policy, SOX & GAAP.
Support projects depending on Finance & Business priorities.
Experience & Qualifications:
Qualified Accountant with 5+ years post qualified experience.
Experience in a large multinational environment would be a distinct advantage.
Tax Qualification or direct experience in R&D Tax Credits would be an advantage.
Expert level financial system & excel skills are essential.
Strong analytical & interpersonal skills.
Proven aptitude for identifying & implementing process improvements.
For further information on this Finance NPI Business Partner role in Cork please contact Vanessa Lynch on 086 0462367 / firstname.lastname@example.org Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie
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