Lex Consultancy

This global professional services organisation is hiring a Finance Manager to work with their client in Dublin 2.

Duties & Responsibilities 

The Finance Manager shall undertake tasks including those listed below:

Financial Management and Control Processes

  • Assist in the management and development the finance team, proactively taking ongoing steps to optimise business processes and build team capacity;
  • Maintain high-quality financial management reports, financial analysis and key performance indicators;
  • Ensure high-quality and up-to-date procedure documents are maintained for areas of responsibility including financial governance guidance and polies;
  • Lead monthly financial meetings with operations and project managers
  • Review of month end reporting packs including reconciliations required as part of this governance process
  • Support the identification and management of fixed assets generated from projects;
  • Ensure the timely and accurate completion of the month end management reporting and business partnering
  • Management and enhancement of monthly, quarterly and annual controls and assist in development and enhancement of control procedures and matrices;
  • Monitor expenditure carefully against budget and drive a ‘value for money’ ethos within the finance team
  • Ensure timely and accurate completion of the annual budgets and coordination across finance areas,
  • Support the management and development of the existing accounting system and controls;
  • Automate and integrate efficiencies within the team and processes and enhance reporting and KPIs for senior management review;
  • Ensure that all financial business requirements and system designs are clearly defined and are communicated;  and
  • Develop financial policy and procedural documentation, reporting structures and financial KPI’s for delivery to operations team;


  • Ensure procurement procedures are in accordance with national and EU public procurement guidelines, regulations and directives;
  • Ensure that a systematic risk assessment process is embedded in each project and play a key role in identifying and managing risk;
  • Ensure that the operation of the programme and related projects are developed in accordance with the  organisations internal control framework;
  • Maintain and continue to enhance the internal financial control framework for each project; and
  • Support audit assignments performed by internal and external audit and other regulatory bodies.


  • Represent the Finance Department to the highest standard at all times, and especially when participating in the formation of procurement documentation and tender evaluations;
  • Work effectively as a ‘finance business partner’, building strong relationships across the organisation, operating in a flexible and collaborative manner, while quickly adapting to the evolving requirements of the Finance function.
  • Embed an ethos of innovation and continuous improvement within the team; and
  • Assist with other ad hoc assignments outside of the team and generally support the team.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as agreed.

About the person

  • Qualified Accountant with post-qualification experience in industry an advantage;
  • Highly motivated self-starter with excellent attention to detail;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • An effective team player, who demonstrates excellent leadership and negotiation skills.

This is a full time, permanent and hybrid working role. Salary €80k plus excellent bens package

To apply please email in your CV via the web link

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