Role Summary At Osborne we are currently recruiting for our Government Agency client for a Corporate Finance Advisor/Manager. This role will be a permanent position based in Dublin 1 with hybrid working options. The successful candidate must have 5 to 7 years’ experience (or more) in a relevant financial role. The roles provide an exciting opportunity to join a growing and dynamic team and continue to develop a career in corporate finance. The successful candidates will gain a broad exposure to a range of financial advisory assignments in the commercial State sector, working in a commercially driven environment that combines private sector best practices and a public sector remit. The successful candidates will report directly to a Corporate Finance Director and be given a level of responsibility for the oversight of a number of Portfolio Companies which is commensurate with their experience.
Principal Responsibilities: The successful candidate’s ongoing responsibilities will include:
Assist in shareholder oversight of a number of the Portfolio Companies.
Review and analyse financial reports (including annual reports and interim reports etc.) and business plans prepared by Portfolio Companies.
Review and analyse any borrowing, funding and capital expenditure proposals that Portfolio Companies are submitting for shareholder approval.
Review and analyse from a financial perspective any acquisition, disposal or joint venture proposals to be undertaken by Portfolio Companies.
Review of financial targets (e.g., dividend, profitability, gearing) and equity valuations for Portfolio Companies to monitor financial performance and shareholder return.
Assist in oversight of the delivery of climate objectives (e.g., decarbonisation / sustainability strategies) by Portfolio Companies.
Industry analysis and research of competitor and market trends of Portfolio Companies.
Liaise with a wide range of stakeholders, in particular officials in Government Departments and senior management teams in the Portfolio Companies.
Prepare accurate, commercially focused and insightful reports capable of presentation to relevant Government Ministers/Departments.
Degree in relevant discipline (e.g., finance, business, commerce, accounting, economics)
Membership of a professional accountancy or similar financial body is desirable (e.g., ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA, CFA)
Candidates should have a minimum of 5 to 7 years’ experience (or more) in a relevant financial role in professional services, advisory or a commercial organisation of scale.
Experience in climate related assignments/transactions and knowledge of current trends in sustainable finance is desirable (but not essential).
Strong financial and commercial analytical skills
Problem solving skills and the ability to multitask
Diligent and self-motivated with the ability to work independently
A high level of accuracy and attention to detail essential
A clear thinker with an ability to work through uncertainty / ambiguity
Strong communication skills, both written and interpersonally
Flexible and considerate team player
Proficient with MS Office – Excel, Word and Powerpoint
For more information please apply through the link provided for the attention of Katie FLeming or call Osborne Recruitment on 01 638 4400 If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered for this or other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided. Please submit your updated CV in Word Format If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer #INDFLEMING #INDOSB1