Head of External Reporting

  • Department / Function :
  • Finance
  • Location :
  • Dublin
  • Contract Type :
  • Fixed-term
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • About the role

    An exciting opportunity has arisen in the C&C Group Finance team one of Ireland’s leading PLCs, we’re looking for a Head of External Reporting (Maternity Cover) who will be responsible for the completion of the Group’s annual and interim report and statutory accounts for subsidiary entities.  You will be the main point of contact for external auditors.

    You will be working in a small team which you will gain significant experience with potential future progression opportunities.

    What you’ll be doing

    Working cross functionally to successfully complete the Group’s Annual Report and Interim Report to deadline.

    You’ll be completing complex technical areas of accounting such as acquisition accounting, share based payments, Earnings per share, hedge accounting, pension accounting and FX.

    Ensuring Group remains fully prepared and then compliant with new accounting standards as they need to be adopted.

    You’ll be the key point of contact for the Group’s external auditors to ensure the seamless completion of the year end audit to deadline.

    Completing trading entity statutory accounts in line with agreed reporting timetables.

    About you

    You are a qualified chartered accountant, preferably attained in a Big 4 firm, with relevant post qualification experience.

    You have strong and detailed up to date knowledge of accounting standards and IFRS.

    You have strong analytical ability and excellent numerical skills, with a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail.

    What we offer  

    This is a place for people who enjoy the buzz of constant change. We offer a range of excellent benefits as well as great on-site facilities. You can expect: 

    • 23 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays)  
    • Pension scheme 
    • Discount on Health Insurance
    • Life assurance, plus access to staff sales, a cycle to work scheme, and a whole lot more! 

    Sounds Interesting? 

    Send us a CV that demonstrates your experience and we’ll aim to get back to you ASAP! 

    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CV’s from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles – we will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to unsolicited CVs including those submitted to hiring managers. C&C Group explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.