Financial Controller FinTech 100k Dublin

Job description

Financial Controller FinTech Dublin

A peer-to-peer lender is setting up its Irish operations and has partnered with Sigmar Recruitment in finding the best talent for them.

They are looking for a Senior Accountant or Financial Controller to be the first finance hire in Dublin and grow a team. With recent significant investment, they are expanding rapidly. Candidates who have a fintech, banking, financial services background are suited to the role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the timely and accurate preparation of accounts for the Irish Entity.
  • Report financial information into the Group function.
  • Ensure financial control lending information is correctly reported and in line with IFRS9 standard.
  • Interact with the overseas department regarding budgeting and forecasts.
  • Prepare monthly management reporting packages including standard reports and ad hoc analysis as needed.
  • Prepare for annual audits.
  • Liaise with external tax consultants regarding tax reporting.
  • Oversee payroll.
  • Play a key role in the implementation of an ERP system.
  • At a later stage, manage one or more accounting staff as the team grows.


  • Qualified Accountant with PQE gained working in the financial services sector.
  • 7+ years accounting experience in total with the majority of this ideally gained in a smaller FS environment where ‘end to end’ accounting experience has been gained.
  • Previous experience setting up local systems, processes, etc.
  • Exposure to credit portfolios is highly desirable.
  • IFRS9 experience.
  • Tax knowledge a plus.

To find out more please call 01 474 4691 or email for more information.

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