Senior Finance Managaer Pharma Startup

Job description

My client a US Pharma company setting up in Dublin currently have a requirement for an experienced Finance professional  to come on board to set up there Finance Department. Candidates must be 8-10 years post qualified with a number of years within a similar role. You must have worked within a Start up and have a Pharma background
• Responsibility for overseeing and managing the accounting and finance function in Europe
• Develop and implement accounting and reporting controls and processes in full compliance with SOX and U.S. GAAP
• Develop and maintain budgets, forecasts and strategic plans for the European organisation
• Provide strategic value from a financial and commercial perspective in all aspects of the business
• Ensure proper financial and management information
• Provide ongoing support and assistance to internal, external and SOX auditors
• Full responsibility of trial balances for all entities in Europe
• Preparation of monthly management accounts and any associated query resolution
• Accountable for the migration of appropriate responsibilities from the US to Europe
• Close working relationship with the US organisation
• Support and roll-out European-wide finance initiatives
• Drive continuous process improvements
• Ad-hoc projects and tasks as they arise

• Finance  with 8 years + experience within a similar role – Must be coming from a start up and  within the Pharma Sector – Must have strong MNC/ US experience
• Excellent soft skills with a track record of working collaboratively in cross-functional and international teams as well as matrix organisations.
• Proven people manager with supporting track record
• Previous responsibility for growing a team
• Strong understanding of corporate tax strategy and compliance both domestic and international
• Strong SOX and US GAAP exposure

Please make sure that you match all the above requirements before applying for this role – contact Laura in Sigmar Accountancy 01 474 4677,

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