AMCS GROUP - DIGITAL WAYS TO A CLEANER WORLD
Do you want to work for a company with Irish roots and a global impact? A leader in environmental services, AMCS is a trailblazing software company that guides and supports other businesses on their journey towards sustainability.
AMCS leads the way
The AMCS team is at the cutting edge of technology. Companies come to AMCS to achieve their sustainability strategies as we help companies to reduce their carbon footprint and work in a more environmentally conscious way. AMCS has created digital ways to a cleaner world.
What we do
AMCS is a global leader for integrated software and vehicle technology for the environmental services industry. AMCS delivers enterprise cloud-based software solutions worldwide supporting over 2,650 customers in 22 countries. AMCS employs over 700 people across 11 countries, headquartered in Ireland with offices in North America, Europe and Australia.
AMCS offers team members more than just a job, but an opportunity to map out a career with a company that is growing, evolving and setting out new ways of working that are having a positive impact on the world around us. AMCS was established in Ireland and holds onto those local roots and ‘start-up’ mentality with a culture of connection. Connection to our work, our customers, our colleagues and our community that creates a working environment that fosters openness, collaboration and creativity.
The position: Group Financial Accountant
The successful candidate will be expected to enhance the strength of the Global Finance Team in order to meet the ambitious strategic and reporting goals of the business. This role reports to the Group Finance Manager and may require some travel.
The role will also work closely with various department heads.
Location: This role is based at AMCS Group HQ, City East Plaza, Castletroy, Ballysimon, Limerick.
Key responsibilities of the position are as follows:
Partner role supporting the regional finance business partners, including operational reviews and continuous improvement projects
Finance lead in cross functional/departmental projects to drive operational efficiencies
Financial analysis of product and customer profitability and trends
Provide support and technical expertise to colleagues across the business
Liaise with budget holders, and provide them with accurate data to enable them to meet their targets.
Financial Reporting – in line with tight Group deadlines
Monthly financial close across multiple statutory entities with variance analysis to budget and forecast.
Preparation of monthly departmental reporting packs.
Preparation of monthly Balance Sheet packs, ensuring consistency across all subsidiaries, with detailed supporting schedules and backup documentation across all accounts.
Participate in internal and external audit process and liaise with auditors, and involvement in local statutory accounts.
Forecasting, Budgeting & Other Reporting
Assist in all areas of budgeting, forecasting and preparation of strategic plans, including the coordination, completion and maintenance of the budgeting model
Assist in the preparation of monthly P&L and cashflow forecasts with associated commentary
Develop and implement dashboards and ad hoc reports and analysis when requested
Experience with acquisition and system integrations is preferable.
Must be able to work on own initiative and identify and implement continuous improvement processes.
Must be able to engage in and drive digital transformation projects.
The successful candidate will have a primary degree qualification in Business/Accounting & Finance and a professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role is required and experience or knowledge of the Software Industry would be a distinct advantage!
The successful candidate must have/be:
Strong Excel skills and a good level of technical and analytical expertise with the ability to identify variances and trends.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize work in order to meet critical deadlines
Track record of meeting tight time deadlines and commitments
Energetic, enthusiastic and possessing a highly accountable leadership style
Results focused, and metric driven with excellent analytical abilities
A good understanding and experience of ERP systems internal controls
Team oriented mindset with ability to work well across functions and geographies