Accountant/Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Munster
  • 41961646

PE Global is currently recruiting a Project Manager/Accountant for a new SAP Business ByDesign System to lead and implement the project for a Manufacturing Business based in Cork.


This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. The Project Manager will be a key member of the management team from the outset. The manager is expected to take up a leading managerial role in either Finance or Operations as the implementation winds down.


The cutting edge cloud-based ERP software has been chosen to provide senior and middle management with accurate and timely information. Phase one implementation of the enterprise wide system is already under way with Purchasing, Sales, Banking & Finance implemented. Production, Warehousing, Field Service, CRM and CPQ modules will be developed and implemented in subsequent phases.


  • The qualified accountant must first understand the business processes and key drivers and then design the ERP system accordingly.
  • Ensure accurate timely monthly management accounts are produced for the Chief Executive & Board
  • P&L and Balance Sheet, variance analysis from budget and prior year, productivity reports.
  • Actual v Budget margin by product category, a commentary on the accounts.
  • The weekly dashboard should be developed to provide the information the managers need to monitor and run the business and to react quickly to changes.
  • The accountant will work with the management team to improve performance.
  • The Project Manager must understand the factory flow and the accumulation of costs as the products are built in the factory. 
  • Efficient and accurate data capture of materials, labour and overheads is required so the system gives accurate and useful information to Supervisors, the Factory Manager and General Manager.
  • The Project Manager will have a significant role within the team in margin management.


Key Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant with at least 3 years post qualification experience.
  • Manufacturing experience with strong costing skills a must.
  • Implementation experience of any ERP system desirable, SAP experience a bonus
  • System design and implementation.
  • Factory and product costing and profitability reporting.
  • Commercial decision making and decision influencing.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.Please click the link below to apply, or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***



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