Our client are a leading International Aviation services business with state of the art facilities here in Dublin.
Due to significant growth over the past few years and a large investment, the business is now looking to build a high performing senior leadership team. This role will be part of a new look senior management team and will have responsibility in building a finance function from the ground up.
Providing strategic financial support to the CEO.
Lead on the appraisal and structuring of new investment decisions (growth capital expenditure, M&A, etc.).
Responsible for high-quality, accurate and on-time, insight driven financial and operations analysis and reporting – translate insights into recommendations and actions.
Oversee day-to-day management of finance and accounts operation.
Management of reporting of monthly, quarterly and annual management accounts to CEO and the board.
Perform cash flow forecasting, budgeting and work closely with the operations and sales teams in analysing the business’s KPIs.
Develop and maintain robust internal controls and procedures.
Manage the annual budgeting process working with key stakeholders.
Manage reconciliation and filing of quarterly and annual payroll/vat/corporation tax returns.
Responsible for year-end audit process, annual returns and tax compliance.
Liaise with external third-parties; banks, auditors, etc.
The ideal candidate:
Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with a minimum 7-8 years’ PQE.
Very strong strategic and commercial acumen and an ability to concisely communicate with senior stakeholders.
Be prepared to meaningfully contribute to strategy at a senior/board level.
Strong background in analysis, planning and reporting.
Financial modelling and analysis competencies.
An ability to work according to agreed deadlines on multiple workstreams and manage workload efficiently.
Proactive, positive attitude with the ability to work on his/her own initiative.
Excellent IT skills.