Senior Finance Manager - FinTech Payments

Republic of Ireland, Dublin
27 Aug 2018
26 Sep 2018
Jack Lynch
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Oliver James Associates Dublin are representing a leading global FinTech Payments organisation in their focus to appoint a Senior Finance Manager, for their European Expansion into Ireland. Our client are at the forefront of their sector.

Key Accountabilities

The role of the Finance Manager would include:

  • Preparation of;

  • regular management reporting (including the preparation of reports and evaluation of financial data for the board and to the Global CFO
  • Statutory reporting
  • CBI financial reporting (supporting the Legal & Compliance role).

    • Principle contact for local authorities (e.g. Irish revenue (tax) authority)
    • Preparing different filing with Tax authorities such as CIT/VAT returns, EC sales lists etc.
    • Responsible for ensuring proper reconciliation, segregation and settlement processes for Customer, Distributor and Merchant funds.
    • Responsibility and oversight of the outsourced Finance and Treasury Services functions (segregated funds, accounting services and finance controls).
    • Following the Group policies and procedures, establishing financial controls over processes, relative to above functions and accountabilities.
    • Ensure external and internal reporting, budgeting and reforecasting deadlines are met whilst maintaining the integrity of information.
    • Review, assess and recommend improvements to internal control systems, processes, controls and procedures ensuring appropriate documentation in place.
    • Drive process and systems efficiencies in all areas of responsibility.
    • Preparation of periodic reports to the board
    • Managing relationship with Irish banks.

    Key Capabilities

    • ACA, ACCA or CIMA accreditation with significant payments/financial services experience.
    • The ability to work independently as well as cohesively with a remote wider team
    • Must be resident in Ireland and based in the Dublin office (requirement to travel to Vienna as required to oversee outsourced services).
    • Excellent IT skills, in particular strong knowledge and experience with Excel and SAP.
    • Good interpersonal skills and relationship management are essential for dealing with people at all levels.
    • Able to work in a time pressured and dynamic environment with a high degree of accuracy whilst maintaining focus and concentration.
    • Strong team player with high self-motivation and positive 'can-do' attitude, who can deliver high value output independently, but also lead direct and cross-functional teams, to produce high quality improvements in governance, risk management and internal controls.

    For more information, please send your updated CV to the below details.