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CFO, Construction Supply, Dublin

  • Dublin West
  • Permanent
  • Industry
  • Reference: 28333-CFO-BF

Client Profile:  Construction Supply Company

Our Client is a leading supplier of niche products and services into the construction sector.  Led by an entrepreneurial management team, the company’s business is derived from five main divisions’ including design, installation, maintenance and direct sales. Headquartered in Dublin, they have a number of businesses throughout Ireland, UK and Middle East. Within their industry sector they are viewed as a market leader whose business has grown through acquisition, increasing their product range and organic growth.

Chief Financial Officer

They wish to appoint a CFO who will join the executive management team of the organisation. The successful candidate will be expected to provide commercial and strategic support to the management team and will work closely with the CEO in the ongoing development of the business.  Duties will include     

  • Full financial control including management and development of the finance team·        
  • Attendance and presentation of financial and operational information to Board of Directors   
  • Overseeing treasury, cash & debtor management        
  • Ongoing review of company overheads 
  • Providing strategic input into the future direction of the business         
  • Developing commercial, financial and tax strategies for the organisation
  • Managing external relationships with key advisors (Auditors, legal and taxation)
  • Take ownership for budgeting, planning and forecasting processes
  • Involved in ongoing implementing of operational best practices.
  • Provide support for pricing and contract negotiation decisions.
  • Risk management: Understand, monitor and mitigate the key risk areas within the business
  • Manage HR and Information Technology functions

Candidate Profile

Applicants should be a qualified accountants with a number of years post qualification experience within a medium to large business. Their career to date should demonstrate upward career progression with a track record of supporting a business commercially and strategically. Experience working within the construction sector would be a distinct advantage.  Excellent people and leadership skills are necessary as the successful candidate with interact with senior management, staff and external customers, suppliers and advisors.

It is unlikely that this role will suit a candidate working within an accountancy firm or within financial services.

Interested in this Role?

In the first instance please send your CV to

Brian Fowler, FCCAManaging Director, Accountancy Solutions

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Brian Fowler FCCA
Interested in this position?

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01-6797990

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