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Finance & Systems Manager

Type Permanent

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork City

Ref # 6448

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Barden are proud to be exclusively engaged to identify a Finance & Systems manager. Our client is in the FMCG sector and due to strong growth, this is a newly created role. The ideal candidate is someone enthusiastic, energetic, and intelligent. Someone who is passionate about automation and optimisation could really excel in this environment. A key element of this role is to help shape the finance function during a period of growth while providing additional insights to management to aid decision making.

Reporting to an extremely knowledgeable and personable CFO who is focused on developing people, this is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to step up to a Management role to accelerate their career. With this role, you can make a real impact on a business while enjoying a good work life balance.

Sound interesting? Please get in touch with myself ( or my colleague Caroline Frawley ( for more information.



  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for the Group including monthly close.
  • Develop and maintain a robust internal controls environment related to accounting and financial reporting systems, policies, controls, and procedures.
  • Working Capital & Treasury – Management of cashflows, forecasting, inventory and FX risk.
  • Weekly, monthly monitoring and reporting of business KPIs.
  • Contribute towards Board reporting and presentations.
  • Business expansion projects as the company enters new markets
  • Oversee compliance obligations for statutory and taxation purposes.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives, improving ERP and CRM output.
  • Liaise with external advisors – legal, bankers, auditors etc.


“We are very excited to adding to our existing team. This role will provide excellent experience and variety where progression can be enjoyed” – CFO



  • Qualified accountant with 4+ years PQE, preferably Big4/Top 10 trained but not a pre-requisite
  • Experience working in a dynamic environment demonstrating excellent stakeholder engagement.
  • Strong systems knowledge and appetite
  • Team player


Barden’s Accounting and Tax recruitment practice is where finance professionals go before they start looking for a job. Make sure you get expert advice about your Accounting / Tax career from Barden first – your future is just too important to leave to chance.

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Working with Jonathan’s team
Jonathan Olden leads a team of accounting recruitment experts that work exclusively with the accounting professionals across Munster. With a deep understanding of leading businesses, team structures, cultures and the nuances of the Munster market, Jonathan and his team, many of whom are accountants themselves, go to great lengths to provide a consultative and supportive service to the people they work with. Jonathan and his team are where accounting professionals in Munster go for advice before they start looking for a job.

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