Financial Analyst

Job description

Sigmar Recruitment are working with our client to find a qualified accountant to take on the role as analyst for a leading Irish manufacturer based in Midleton.

The role is a 12 month maternity contract that will provide the right candidate with invaluable experience in a front line role, ideal for someone with great attention to detail who is looking to break free from a shared services/multinational environment. You will report to the Finance Manager and be responsible for production expenditure, inventory management, administration of capital projects and performance reports amongst other ad hoc accounting duties.


• Management of inventory movements from database to SAP
• Review expenditure and prepare accruals
• Calculate and report P&L
• Assist in preparing leadership team dashboard (feeds, CAPEX etc.)
• Support with presentation of reports to Senior Management
• Internal and external audit preparation
• Budget preparation/annual estimates
• Monthly review of CAPEX PO’s prior to vendor payment
• Variance analysis on CAPEX projects
• Assist with CAPEX appropriation preparation
• Efficient transfer of projects to live asset register for depreciation purposes
• Review completed projects against planned costs post- completion
• Product costing (ERP)
• Ad hoc AP/AR queries


• Qualified Accountant
• Ability to demonstrate efficient work methods, problem solving skills and motivated attitude
• Impressive communication and relationship building skills
• Capable of managing an autonomous role with a variety of equal responsibilities
• Thorough approach
• Advantageous- knowledge of SAP/ERP tools, experience in manufacturing accountancy/inventory management/production component costing and CAPEX projects

Please contact Beata Smith on 021 484 7134 or email your CV to

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