Amicus have been engaged by a leading Irish Multinational in the FMCG sector to assist them recruit a high calibre group accountant. This position represents an ideal opportunity for an audit trained accountant from a Big 4/Top 20 firm to make the first move into industry. Given the nature of the organisation there are numerous avenues for progression. 

The Role:

  • Lead on Governance controls and policies across the Group as it grows
  • Responsible for co-ordinating and collating Board reports from each trading division for review with the Group FC prior to issuing to the Board
  • Be a lead player in the area of grants. Help to identify available grants and co-ordinate the retrieval of the grants across the entire group
  • Provide useful insight into weekly & monthly financial reporting so as the Board are informed of variances in financial reporting to budgets and prior year results
  • Assisting and leading with internal audit reviews
  • Assist shared services and the wider group with systems improvement initiatives so as the group is at the leading edge of modern business technology
  • Responsible for collation of information in relation to full year financial forecasting for the group
  • Assist with group budgeting process
  • Assist with year-end audit and tax work
  • Ad hoc projects and systems work

The Person:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • FMCG experience preferred
  • Big 4/Top 20 audit training highly desirable
  • Ability to work on own initiative and in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent IT skills required
  • Experience of RPA and/or VBA advantageous but not essential
  • Secondment experience also preferable
  • Ability to speak French, Portuguese or Spanish also helpful but not a pre-requisite
  • Some travel will be required with this role

How to Apply

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For an initial conversation along with a detailed brief of the above position please contact our Accountancy & Tax Recruitment Director, Ross Wynne (ross@amicus.ie) or click apply below.

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