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Cost Accountant

Job Overview

We are seeking to hire a strong Cost Accountant to join our team. A newly established role due to ongoing growth.

Reporting directly to the General Manager – this position will give you a fixed and focused career path within a fantastic Galway company.

Main Elements of the Role

  • Perform strong analytics and develops insight used to build monthly financial forecasts, Budgets, and Strategic Plans.
  • Assist in the preparation of reporting packages and analysis of the commercial financial performance, identify and evaluate key business metrics and trends.
  • Analyze actual versus forecasted and budgeted financial results.
  • Provide variance analysis highlighting key business drivers as required for executive reporting, project status and expense status.
  • Develop modelling and analysis to assess and challenge commercial forecasts and transfer them into a financial plan.
  • Reviews, challenges, and analyzes product level plans.
  • Analyze and evaluate budget and forecast data, calculations and underlying assumptions from both a business and financial perspective.
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of information used in reporting, analysis, and decision-making by thoroughly analyzing conditions, trends, and facts.
  • Build and maintain sound and reliable business relationships across the organization.
  • Act as a resource for non-financial personnel on matters of accounting, finance and analysis.
  • Assist with ad hoc requests on business performance and continually evaluates planning assumptions.

Skills and Experience required:

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified desired
  • 2-5 years in a similar role
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Advanced in Microsoft Excel

If you are a Qualified Accountant with a desire to work for a company that is going places. Apply with your most recent CV to for immediate consideration.

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