Accounts Payable/Payroll Manager

30,000 - 40,000
07 Dec 2018
14 Dec 2018
LP AP/PR Dublin
Contract Type
Job title: Accounts Payable / Payroll Manager

Industry: Biotechnology Industry

Location: Dublin based

Salary: Please call to discuss


Join an exciting new US headquartered biotech that is setting-up a European finance function in Dublin. This is a rare opportunity to be a founding member of the new finance team.

We are looking for an experienced individual who has proven experience of working within a European Finance department. This person will have previously specialised in Accounts Payable management and Payroll management within Europe.

Responsibilities summary

Payroll, Europe

* Ensure accuracy and timely completion of the payrolls (multiple countries ideally)
* Manage the daily operations of the payroll group
* Ensure compliance with all internal guidelines and external regulatory/statutory requirements

Accounts Payable, Europe

* Manage accounts payable/purchase ledger processes for the European entities
* Analyse AP initiatives for adherence to industry standards and best practices, and pinpoint opportunities for growth and improvement

Work closely with the European Director of Finance on all relevant matters and form positive relationships with US/Global and affiliate/country colleagues.

Desirable skills

* Proven management of successful Payroll and AP functions
* An appropriate payroll or accounting qualification (for example; IPASS (Irish Payroll Association), The International Association of Book-keepers (IAB) or The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), Chartered Accountants Ireland, ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) OR ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) etc
* Previous experience within a Biotech, Pharmaceutical or Clinical/Contract Research Organisation
* Any additional European languages would be beneficial

Salary mentioned above is a guide salary set by the agency, please contact Lorna to discuss this in further detail.

If this role matches your skills and you are keen to hear more, please apply here or contact me on +44(0)1892 507141 or or my LinkedIn profile of