If you are an experienced Finance Manager, who is used to working in a fast paced dynamic environment our new opportunity maybe the right role for you.
This new opportunity within the Primark Finance team will give you an outstanding and unique career opportunity to join an exciting and fast-growing value fashion retail group. The role is based in our impressive International Headquarters in the heart of Dublin city.
What the role involves: Management role with responsibility for leading a team focused on preparation and analysis of robust periodic financial and management accountsSupport the international finance teams by ensuring sales, margin and opex accounting adheres to local GAAP and IFRS requirements in all countries in which we operateProvide leadership and guidance for the accounting treatment of all sales transactions across the Primark Group including concessions and gift cards.Review and challenge periodic processes to identify opportunities to drive efficiencies through automation or revised processesSupport Finance Manager: Stock Valuation Transition as required with the transition to Oracle RetailTeam leadership supporting preparation of statutory accounts for a number of international legal entitiesKey link with audit teams and other advisors ensuring timely and accurate completion of all statutory obligations for a number of legal entitiesAssist in the submission of periodic reporting suite to ABF (Associated British Foods)Involvement in technical financial accounting advice, researching the impact of accounting policy decisions on the business and advising of relevant changesLeading and management of direct reports including qualified and trainee accountants
What we're looking for; Accounting qualification (ACCA, ACA, CPA or equivalent) with 5+ years PQEBig 4 background or a number of years industry experience preferredExperience in sales and margin would be an advantage2+ years managing a teamSelf-motivated with excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) - need to communicate to all levels within the businessExcellent planning and organisation skills, ability to multi-task, plan and prioritise work schedule and work within agreed timescalesAbility to work under pressure in a demanding environmentExcellent attention to detail and an ability to analyse and interrogate high volumes of data as well as demonstrating an ability to focus on higher level overviewStrong commercial awareness with ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge of wider business factorsHave strong financial and analytical acumen as well as excellent Project Management and communication skillsEnglish is essential and other European language would be an advantageDemonstrated initiative with strong work ethic
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