Liferay is the leading provider of open source enterprise portal and social collaboration software solutions. We have experienced substantial growth over the last six years of operations, with double-
digit revenue growth, hundreds of customers, and significant recognition in the software industry.
Our award winning Liferay Portal platform has been in development since 2000 and is recognized by Gartner for its innovation, flexibility, and completeness of feature-set.
Offering a full suite of professional services around its products, Liferay, Inc. works with major enterprises worldwide, including AutoZone, Benetton, Cisco Systems, Deutsche Telecom, Intuit, Lufthansa Flight Training, WorldVision, and more.
Liferay also believes in making a bigger impact in the world through business and we dedicate part of our time and profits toward non-
profit organizations and social initiatives.
Liferay International is seeking an Accounting Manager for our expanding Dublin office. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Finance EMEA .
Manage a team within the EMEA Accounting Department, including developing and mentoring
Define roles, responsibilities and priorities within the team and delegate workload as appropriate
Setting goals and objectives for the team and monitoring against those goals
Apply a controls-based culture on financial oversight
Work closely with finance professionals in other regions
Demonstrate competency in complex accounting issues
Ensure that the month end, quarter end and year end close process of several international entities is executed accurately and timely in line with group reporting procedures
Oversee the timely and accurate filing of several (indirect) tax filings
Manage the preparation and timely filing of statutory accounts of international entities and management of external audits
Manage implementation of new and amended accounting standards
Ensure that all accounting procedures comply with applicable law and overall objectives
Knowledge of Inter-company transactions and transfer pricing
Budgeting, forecasting and cash management
Technical and job specific requirements
Accounting or Business degree (ACCA, CPA, ACA, etc.) or a comparable level achieved through exposure and experience
At least 3-5 years relevant working experience at a mid-senior level
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (Irish GAAP, IFRS and preferably US GAAP) and strong analytical skills to look after complex transactions
Strong experience in transfer pricing and complex inter-company transactions
Knowledge of finance, accounting and cost control principles
Experience with system implementations
High level of attention to detail and accuracy
Consolidation experience preferable
Ability to think strategically, manage risk, and align future direction with priorities
Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
We are offering
Salary package according to qualification and experience
Opportunities to take responsibility and grow professionally
Ability to work in an international context
A positive and pleasant work environment
Working at a successful company with strong growth