Project Manager Finance

  • EUR65000 - EUR75000 per annum +
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 23 May 19

My client are one of the most exciting consultancy firms in the world with a real people culture and an emphasis on career progression.

The Role

The role will require delivery of various projects around streamlining and improving finance functions and procedures.

Operational Projects:

  • Improvement in the financial statement close process through reduction in time-lines, or increasing the robustness or quality of the output
  • Introduction of new or improved management information through the use of new BI tools or the introduction of and monitoring of appropriate KPI's
  • Enhancing the effectiveness of the finance function through increased digitisation including the use of data analytics
  • Provision of support and or control of monthly financial processes

Design and Implementation Projects:

  • Redesign of existing finance function responsibilities
  • Transition management - assisting with the on-shoring or off-shoring of finance related processes
  • Consideration of technology in the finance function including review and selection of enabling technology and implementation of the business process aspects of such technology

Remediation Projects:

  • Projects which require diagnosis, stabilisation and process redesign arising from a critical business or P&L issues being highlighted by or to an entities key stakeholder group
  • Audit findings, entities find themselves in a position where as a result of an inspection significant deficiencies may be identified in business or finance processes
  • Data integrity - typically arising from foreign currency, inventory or inter-company, financial statement balances may be inexplicable, move in a counter-intuitive manner or creating volatility or noise in the primary statements
  • Regulatory findings - arising from unexplained differences on Regulatory reporting or findings on client asset reviews, mis-selling of financial services products or non-adherence to BAU regulatory requirements

Skills and Experience

  • 5 -8 year's experience in a role which can demonstrate the experience required to achieve the above responsibilities, either in a professional services or industry environment.
  • Specific experience of having been part of large scale finance projects in a multinational environment
  • Appropriate professional qualification, which may be based in accounting or another appropriate discipline
  • Confident person with excellent interpersonal skills, particularly communication skills.
  • Energy, enthusiasm and passion for a new challenge.

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