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104720 - Financial Accountant - Permanent - Mayo

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
Date: 13/09/2019
Job Reference: 104720
Contact Name: Jenny Dore
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Job Description

Financial Accountant - Permanent - Mayo - 104720
Financial Accountant
Our client, a medical device company in Mayo is currently looking to recruit a Financial Accountant for their site on a permanent contract

What will I be doing:
This role will have responsibility to manage and control the distribution company, with a large hub warehouse in the Netherlands. The company is of a significant size, purchasing and selling to global customers. The key responsibilities include monthly /annual business reporting, inventory control and development of global transfer prices for all related parties.
  • Financial month end close – Prepare periodic results in accordance with US GAAP & Irish GAAP. Assume full responsibility for general ledger of USD denominated company to include monthly close within tight timeframes.
  • Transfer Prices – Manage & Co ordinate the global transfer price, in accordance with OECD guidelines.. Work closely with Global Tax to coordinate pricing targets. Control ongoing margin targets in each jurisdiction are achieved
  • Inventory Management – Collaborate and partner with external warehouse and demand planners to control Inventory & manage obsolescence in multiple sites. Coordinate assignment of risk to responsible parties. Manage business through establishment of key metrics.
  • Receivables Collection – Manage Accounts receivable for trade and interrelated parties ,review terms & credit limits , highlight payment history.
  • Creditors Control Control creditor ledger, & supervise team.
  • Planning – Assist with the preparation of AOP. Record ongoing performance to plan on a monthly basis with variance explanations.
  • Treasury– Control Cash flow movements, prepare forecast and manage FX exposures in conjunction with corporate treasury.
  • Compliance – Collaborate with internal and external audit teams, provide analysis and details as required. Comply with corporate taxation requirements within agreed timeframes.
  • Revenue Commissioners - Provision of monthly Vies/Intrastat/VAT Documentation for Ireland, The Netherlands and Finland.
  • Accounting System – Liaising with the European and Corporate Business Analysts to resolve any SAP issues. Managing local system testing.
  • Other Project Work - On an ad hoc basis identify opportunities which have the potential to add value, follow this through and recommend change

What do I need:
  • 2 years post qualification experience, preferably in a multinational, with exposure to distribution or shared service environment.
  • Professional Accounting Qualification CIMA/ACCA/ACA
  • Excellent MS Word and Excel.
  • SAP experience desirable.

For further information on this Financial Accountant role in Mayo please contact Jenny Dore on 086 0449371 /
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