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Chief Financial Officer


o Experienced

s 150000 - 150000

q Co. Donegal

p Permanent


Location: Donegal

Salary: c. €150,000

Hybrid: Yes


Due to exponential growth, this is a newly created, permanent position. The successful candidate will be expected to provide commercial and strategic support to the CEO and management team in the ongoing development of the business, both from a finance and operations aspect.


This role manages the finance function in a growing company at an exciting stage and provides strategic insight into the financial implications of the business performance. The role is responsible for managing the finance function, along with interpreting the financial results and explaining the key drivers of this performance, with a view to driving profit improvement and challenging the business decisions.


  • Report to the Board of Management, serving as the independent, objective voice of the executive management team
  • Balance the core tasks of the finance function (cost management, risk management, cash flow, controls and business intelligence) with playing a central role in strategy formulation
  • Ensure the accurate, timely preparation and submission of monthly and year-end financial and monthly management accounts
  • Identify revenue and margin improvement opportunities through data mining and analysis to increase efficiency and effectiveness within the company
  • Build/nurture and shape a finance function that is future-proofed for the expansion of the business and one that has the ability to withstand some headwinds
  • Be a key partner in the development of the strategy with growth plans
  • Identify commercial, financial and economic risks from business propositions/acquisitions
  • Establish profitability of business propositions
  • Assess drivers of profitability
  • Forecast future performance based on knowledge of past performance
  • Develop strategic plans to achieve corporate goals
  • Prepare the quarterly forecasting process ensuring a high level of forecast accuracy
  • Prepare the annual budget process in line with business targets working closely with the management team
  • Ensure integrity of controls and compliance


  • Come from a high-performance organization and must therefore, possess a strong work ethic and a 100% hands-on approach to business
  • You will come from an industry background
  • A qualified accountant who has added value to their companies through finance
  • A strong sense of teamwork with the ability to foster relationships
  • Proactive, solutions-oriented; capability to identify efficiencies and decrease costs while maintaining a quality workplace environment and offering
  • Breadth of perspective across the performance of the whole company and a depth of perspective into where value is created


Due to the high volume of applications received, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applications. Only those suitable for this position will be contacted.

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