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Financial Controller (Shannon)

Type Permanent

Salary Negotiable

Location West

Ref # 8342

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Are you an ambitious Financial Controller who is looking to use your experience to help enhance and shape a business?

We are delighted to be partnering exclusively with a successful SME in Shannon to identify a Financial Controller to join their team. Working closely with an ambitious Managing Director, you will get exposure to all areas of Finance as the business grows.

The Financial Controller will be involved in the day-to-day Finance activities, implement best practice systems and controls as well as provide value-add information to make a real impact on the decision making and direction of the business.

Please get in touch for more information (, or my colleagues Denis Galvin ( and Simon Cogan (


Roles and Responsibilities:

–    Responsibility for monthly and year-end reporting, providing analysis and recommendations to assist the management team in understanding business performance and decision making.

–    Take the lead role in the preparation of statutory accounts and management of the external audit.

–    Promote and maintain an effective internal control environment.

–    Responsible for annual budgeting and long-term forecasting, aligning to corporate objectives.

–    Provide strong balance sheet and working capital management.

–    Provide day-to-day leadership, direction, and coaching to the Finance Team.

–    Ad hoc duties and projects to support the growing needs of the business.


–    Professional Accountancy qualification with 5+ years PQE.

–    Ambitious with proven ability to manage and coach the finance team.

–    Strong interpersonal and communication skills with attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

–    Organized and efficient with ability to prioritize workload and follow through on tasks.

–    Strong technical skills.

–    Positive ‘can do’ attitude.


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, Legal, Life Sciences, 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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