Accounting & Finance

Finance Manager

Posted on:

Tuesday 24th September 2019

Overview of role:

Dublin 12 - €65K


We are currently looking to either part qualified or qualified Finance Manager for a large distribution company based in Dublin 12

Salary on offer depends on experience and qualifications but will range from €55K to €65K + Benefits

Purpose of job

  • Anaylse the cost base of a €230m turnover business
  • Conduct analysis to ensure that the business is being run in the most effective way
  • Identify cost saving opportunities and build plan to deliver these savings
  • Influence stakeholders to buy into project plans
  • Track savings against business cases and implement workarounds to overcome any obstacles/shortfalls
  • Collaborate with finance and commercial teams to drive the business forward
  • Interpret business trends and metrics to assist key decision makers in forming an objective view of operations, services and opportunities
  • Conduct post-investment analysis to ensure that projects are delivering business case returns
  • Assist other team members in completing budget, forecast and year end analysis
  • Ensure that overheads and marketing costs are accounted for correctly
  • Conduct balance sheet analysis at key periods

Key Duties

  • Identify saving opportunities
  • Build business cases
  • Conduct commercial analysis
  • Track the performance of projects against the business cases
  • Initiate analysis of commercial performance to drive value
  • Be the owner of financial data relating to overheads and marketing costs
  • Conduct ad hoc analysis


Suitable candidate must have the following:

  • Degree level qualification in a relevant subject
  • Minimum of 5 years experience is required for this role
  • Inquisitive and questioning mind and motivated by adding value
  • Dedicated to providing user friendly and useful information
  • Skills – Finance, Management, Accounts, Projects, Analyst, Financial Analysis, energetic, commercial, Accounting, Financial Reporting

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