Director of Accounting

  • Job Ref: J016783JL
  • Sector: MNC
  • Location: Dublin North
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable

Job Description

A world-leading multinational with a large corporate services presence in Ireland is seeking to appoint an ambitious, Accounting Director level candidate, to take up a key leadership position within the European Accounting team. Full job spec available. In summary, key responsibilities will include:

  • Full accounting ownership for Northern European countries
  • Leadership – leading, motivating and further developing a European focused, Dublin-based team of ten + qualified Accountants
  • Financial Reporting - full accounting ownership for Northern European, ensuring reporting accuracy under US GAAP and local GAAP/ IFRS, and provision of technical accounting expertise as required
  • Internal Controls, Process Improvement and SOX - overall responsibility for the implementation & management of Internal controls, reporting processes improvement and regional SOX compliance
  • B/S management – ensuring reconciliations and reviews complete
  • Stakeholder management – liaising daily with in-country finance business partners, and senior management colleagues in Corporate and international HQ
  • Management Reporting – KPI reporting for the region
  • Projects – Projects will be ongoing, supporting tax, audit and other teams with projects

Requirements for this Role

Successful candidate will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Qualified Accountant, with Big 4 training background, with min eight to ten years’ PQE level
  • Currently at a similar level within a large MNC
  • Demonstrated leaderships skills
  • Strong technical accounting skills – knowledge
  • Systems savvy, knowledge of ERP systems

About Our Client

Our client is a leading MNC services Group with significant operations in Ireland.


Highly attractive remuneration package will apply.