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  • Chase House,
  • City Junction Business Park
  • Malahide Road, Dublin 17
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  • Job reference number:15246127
  • Client ID:RI/LSR4379WF
  • Posted on:19-JUN-2017
  • Job type:PERMANENT


Job Description

Established Global Logistics company based in North Dublin now seeks to hire a Deputy Financial Controller. This role will hold the responsibility of several direct reports into it and will be a memebr of the company management team.

The position will be the finance departments number two to the Financial Controller. The ideal candidate for this position must have strong MS Office skills including Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Also required are excellent oral and written communication skills and a proven history of providing exceptional customer service at all levels.

Our work environment is team oriented and very fast paced, therefore a strong candidate must have excellent organizational skills, time management skills in addition to a professional attitude which will match the company culture.

Reporting to the financial controller the candidate must be focused on accuracy with the drive and ambition to develop within this role.


  • Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts
  • Preparation of Quarterly Financial Reporting
  • Preparation of Departmental P&L's
  • Budgets - Assist District Managers in preparation the yearly budgets
  • Annual audits - manage the external & internal audit process
  • Review of exception reports eg. Bank Reconciliation - review and ensure any follow up work is completed, BNP - investigate why files are showing losses and communicate with operations to correct
  • Manage the Income/Corporation Tax
  • Ad Hoc projects eg. Management requests for cost analysis, provide staff training
  • Maintaining the Fixed Asset Register
  • Upload and analyze CASS (Cargo Accounts Settlement System)
  • Vat & Duty requirements with customs and in accordance with corporate policy
  • Manage the accounts receivable and accounts payable process and identify the possible improvements opportunities

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • ACCA or CIMA Qualification
  • Computer Literate Proficient in Excel
  • A self-motivated individual with previous management experience
  • Strong business acumen
  • Excellent customer relationship skills
  • Proven leadership attitude and background.
  • Strong market and product knowledge.
  • Effective interpersonal skills, including proven abilities to listen, comprehend, effectively communicate clearly and concisely to obtain positive results.
  • Proven negotiation skills.

Terms: Permanent, Full time

Package: Negotiable basic salary plus, benefits including H/C, Pension, Bonus etc….

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Wesley Fitzgibbon on 01 8326330 /

Please do not apply for this vacancy unless you meet the minimum pre-requisite requirements as our clients have instructed us that they do not wish to receive applications from candidates that do not meet the minimum requirements.

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