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Principal Finance Business Partner (Cork)

Type Permanent

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork (All)

Ref # 7710

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Principal Finance Business Partner (Cork)

Barden has been appointed by a well-established and highly successful Irish business to identify an ambitious Principal Finance Business Partner to join their Finance team. This role has emerged due to the company’s ongoing expansion. It is a multifaceted position, emphasizing analysis and business partnering, with the successful candidate having the autonomy to shape and develop the role, along with opportunities for progression within the finance team.

“We boast one of the top finance teams in Ireland. We take pride in our culture, and we are now seeking someone who can be a future leader in our organization.” FP&A Director

For more details about this exciting opportunity, please contact Simon Cogan (, Caroline Frawley (, or Denis Galvin (


  • Assist with the preparation of the Group’s Budget and Forecast process.
  • Serve as a key Business Partner to Senior divisional finance leaders, including C-Suite to ensure timely and accurate reporting.
  • Conduct analysis of financial trends provide insight and support key decision-making.
  • Take responsibility for variance analysis and reporting for the Group.
  • Ensure appropriate Financial Controls are in place to support accuracy of reporting.
  • Engage in ad-hoc projects as required by the wider business.


  • Qualified accountant, with 4+ years PQE.
  • Possess excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to influence across all levels.
  • Demonstrate strong proficiency in Excel and systems.
  • Exhibit excellent interpersonal and communication skills, functioning as a strong team player.
  • Express a desire to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.


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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