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Finance Transformation Manager

Type Contract

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork City

Ref # 8338

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Finance Transformation Manager

Barden is partnering with a prominent Irish business, headquartered in Cork, to source a Finance Transformation Manager to join their team. Our client is driving a clear and strategic Finance Transformation agenda, sponsored by an impressive and committed CFO.

Our client’s vision is to place financial excellence at the heart of their transformation initiatives. These initiatives range from financial reporting projects to process improvements and digital and data strategies. As the Finance Transformation Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the finance function, aligning it with the overall business strategy, and gaining comprehensive insights across the entire organization and value chain.

“This hire will lead our Finance Transformation Agenda, playing a pivotal role in our organization with significant exposure to senior leadership. We are looking for a finance professional passionate about managing projects and driving change.” – Head of Finance Transformation

For more details about this exciting opportunity, reach out to me (, Denis Galvin ( or Caroline Frawley (


  • Shape and execute Finance Transformation objectives to align with the business strategy.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to improve financial reporting processes, focusing on automation, efficiency and data quality.
  • Analyse financial data to identify trends and transform it into actionable insights.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and technologies to continually seek improvement opportunities.
  • Collaborate with senior stakeholders to achieve the objectives of Finance Transformation.
  • Ensure projects stay on track, provide regular updates, and maintain momentum.


  • A qualified accountant with 6+ years of PQE, along with a background in financial reporting, data analysis, or process improvement.
  • Strong communication, collaboration, and influencing skills.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external partners.
  • Thrive in a continually improving work environment and embrace change.
  • Can-do attitude, excellent organizational skills, and a commitment to delivering high-quality results.

Hi, we’re Barden.  We’re the Partner Led Talent Advisory & Recruitment Firm that puts Talent first. With practices across Accounting & Tax, Business Support, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Legal, Supply Chain, and Technology, we help build world-class teams for Ireland’s top companies and we help top Talent achieve their ambitions.Simple.

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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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