Management Accountant

  • Mergon Group
  • Castlepollard, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 02/03/2020
Full time   Accounting

Job Description

Mergon Group is a leading supplier of innovative plastic products to world class customers in the healthcare, automotive and industrial sectors. The Group has manufacturing operations in Ireland, the US and the Czech Republic

Mergon offers its employees interesting job challenges, opportunities for further development and a rapidly changing work environment with an emphasis on innovation and professionalism.

The Role

The successful candidate will work closely with the Financial Controller to produce timely and accurate management information and reports to enhance decision making and improve profitability.


  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, including analysis of variances to budget, forecast and prior year
  • Product costing within the MRP System and externally in Excel
  • Preparation of annual budget and forecasts
  • Manage data within the MRP system including chart of accounts, review new inventory items and BOMs setup, Vendors, customers etc.
  • Liaise with and prepare data for external Auditors, internal auditors, revenue, CSO etc.
  • Provide backup for Staff Salary runs, VAT returns etc.
  • Ad-hoc analysis and reporting

The Ideal Candidate

  • Have a relevant business degree
  • Qualified CIMA accountant, ACA, ACCA with at lease 3 years post qualification experience
  • Have experience working in a manufacturing company
  • Previous experience working with an ERP system
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Excellent communication and IT skills including
  • Enthusiastic and results orientated


  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 26 days holidays
  • Innovation Recognition Award
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Wellness Programme
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)