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Offer: Commercial Finance Accountant:Kerry

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Commercial Finance Accountant


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   » Updated 14/06/2018
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Commercial Accountant required for Kerry Group's Listowel site. Reporting to the FD, this function provides key commercial information to the business and interacts with many stakeholders across various functions in Kerry.

About Kerry Group:
Kerry Group is a world leader in taste and nutrition serving the food and beverage industry globally. We have annualised sales in excess of €5 billion and employ over 24,000 people globally. Founded in 1972 in Listowel, Co. Kerry (Ireland), the Group has grown organically and through a series of strategic acquisitions and has succeeded in achieving sustained profitcapability.
function Description:

Reporting to the Finance Director, you will be an integral part of the Primary Dairy business located in Listowel, responsible for providing key commercial information to the business and accountable for the integrity and accuracy of the same. this function will support the Finance Director, the Sales Team, the and senior management to drive growth and enhance margins.
The main responsibilities are:

*Perform a business partner linkage function with the sales team address performance results, determine outlook and proposal of actions required to drive improved performance.
*Review of monthly P&L with key variances explained and analysed.
*Month-End Reporting - Reconciliation of reporting systems at month end ensuring integrity of data in all support systems, providing sales information to the Financial Control Team.
*Variance Analysis - Analyize variance versus budgets and Prior Years and provide commentary on the business performance.
*Completion and analysis of monthly forecast and full year projections.
*Completion of Annual Budget for the Business.
*continuing margin analysis, root cause categorization of variances, identification and implementation of corrective actions to prevent repeat incidences.
*Determine and develop pricing strategies in conjunction with the business president. Communicate target pricing for customer quotations using the standard processes, and ways of working, and maintaining pricing on the system.
*Ensure that all significant risk components are assessed and mitigated via hedging. Including multiple risk items FX and commodity tracking.
*Other Projects as required by the Business
Appropriate qualifications:

*Qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA) with an appropriate third level qualification
*Minimum 3 years post qualified practice ideally in a commercial or operational function
*expertise of SAP (SRM and ECC) an advantage
*Advanced Excel expertise are essential
*Systematic and commercial mind-set when approaching commercial challenges
*capability to effectively communicate up, across and down the organisation across multiple disciplines including RD&A, Sales, Marketing and Commercial
*Analytical and numerate with a strong attention to detail
*capability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Competencies Required:
*Commercial acumen
*Openness to change and a passion for driving continuous improvement opportunities

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Ref: 2018-14251_1527154947
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