Group Financial Controller

Reporting To:

General Manager


Office / Hybrid

Role Summary:

As the Group Financial Controller, you will have direct supervision over all day-to-day accounting and financial activities within our organization. Reporting to the General Manager with a dotted line to the Managing Director, you will play a pivotal role in the development and execution of financial strategies across all divisions.


Key Functions & Activities

  • Coordinating and directing the preparation of budgets and forecasts for all divisions.
  • Preparing detailed monthly management accounts and annual accounts, providing comparative analysis.
  • Presenting monthly results, analysis, and commentary to the management team and Board of Directors.
  • Preparing an overall monthly summary report for the CEO.
  • Reviewing and ensuring tax compliance by managing monthly, bi-monthly, and yearly tax returns.
  • Preparing the year-end audit file and liaising with external auditors.
  • Conducting sales analysis reporting, including margin analysis on a monthly basis.
  • Reviewing accounting processes and procedures to maximize efficiency within the finance function.
  • Establishing and maintaining robust internal controls and introducing additional controls as required.


Person Specification:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent).
  • Proven experience in a similar financial leadership role, preferably within a group structure.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting standards.
  • Experience in budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis.
  • Familiarity with tax compliance and relevant legislation


Please forward your CV to hr@dugganvet.ie, with “Financial Controller” in the subject line.

Shortlisting may apply.