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Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 86153
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Senior Management Accountant

Our client who are a leading medical device company in Cork are seeking an experience management accountant to join their growing team

Why this role?
  • 10% Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Employee share purchase plan
  • Competitive salary, pension and healthcare package
  • Company organised social events
  • Sports & Social Club
  • Fun place to work
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Fast career progression

What will I be Doing?
  • You will be an integral business partner and resource to the R&D and PD teams, providing business analysis on financial and business related issues.
  • Assisting in new product development and providing a broad range of financial support and direction to research and development colleagues throughout R&D and PD.
  • Analyse and challenge new product financial plans for operational considerations such as capital, headcount, COGS and R&D expenditure.
  • Build a strong relationship with the selling division and controllers.
  • Review make versus buy proposals to enable data based new product sourcing decisions.
  • Leverage the new technology and new product pipelines across multiple selling divisions to provide service excellence to each R&D/PD team.
  • Partner with project managers to ensure due diligence of new product margin improvement that drives cost out.
  • Fulfil required report-out responsibilities to selling division
  • Represent finance on cross-functional projects and process improvement initiatives.
  • Monitor performance and provide analysis to all levels of management to enable the business to meet its commitment and respond to targets.
  • Develop a rolling 3 Year new products financial impact model.
  • Raise attention to mitigate business and financial risks and exploit potential opportunities.
  • Own the R&D grant claim process
  • Develop a R&D grant agreement pipeline for opportunities as they arise.
  • Own the annual R&D Tax credit claim and audit readiness.
  • Support the financial performance management process across R&D and PD.
  • Manage the new product capital expenditure request process.
  • Support the annual R&D/PD budget process.
  • Collaboration of R&D/PD reports outs with Business Services.
  • Influence and educate R&D/PD teams on investment appraisal methodologies.
  • Development of key performance indicators in support of new product strategies and financial commitments.
  • Ad hoc projects.

What do I need?
  • Qualified accountant with 5 years + post qualification experience in a multinational
  • A thorough understanding of accounting and financial principals, budgeting, reporting, financial analysis and forecasting.
  • Have demonstrated the ability to think strategically as well as build and execute action plans.
  • Demonstrated record of driving change and improvement.
  • Ability to manage multiple financial projects
  • Ability to build and sustain relationships
  • Must be comfortable in a matrix-management environment.
  • Excellent business analytical and negotiation skills.
For further information on this Management Accountant role in Cork please contact Jenny Dore 021 2066287 /
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