Company: Icon plc
Location: Dublin

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Dublin

Permanent

Financial Systems, Senior Manager – Oracle Financials
ICON is an Irish owned PLC that was founded in 1992 with 5 original team members. We are now in 38 countries with over 14,000 permanent members of staff. ICON is a top global clinical research organisation that develops medical therapies to improve quality of life & pro-long life. Our global headquarters is based in a state of the art new facility in Leopardstown South Dublin. We have parking, cycling facilities a subsidized canteen & coffee bar, an on-site gym & over 800 people based here.
This is an exciting opportunity for a very experienced Oracle Functional Consultant to work within a fast paced, busy environment for a leading global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. As the Senior Manager of Financial Systems you will be responsible for the Governance, Development, Implementation and Support of the company’s Financial Systems including our Oracle ERP system. Providing leadership and managing personnel within Global regions, to other managers and providing periodic reviews of staff performance and performance appraisals.
Summary of some of the duties:
  • Strategic partner to Finance and driving the Finance Systems strategy in partnership with Finance
  • Co-ordinates technology schedules, plans, timelines and resource assignments, managing the day to day activities of the Finance Systems team. This will include a mixture of support and project related work
  • Responsible for planning and deploying new system implementations and/or upgrades to our Oracle Financials system.
  • Provide Oracle Financials Functional expertise and hands on assistance as required during critical situations when issues arise.
  • Define and manage the Opex budget and provide input into the overall Capex budget for Finance Systems
  • Manage and direct third party vendors on support activities. Drive accountability, engagement and service improvements
The successful applicant:
You will be highly experienced on all aspects of Oracle Financials working in a plc or very large company environment and an experienced leader of people.
If you have a strong track record at a senior level over several years in these areas we would love to talk with you.
Other than working with a great team of smart and energetic people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. This varies from country to country so a dedicated recruiter will discuss this with you at interview stage.
We care about our people as they are the key to our success. We provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long term career.
Benefits of Working in ICON
ICON enjoys a strong reputation for quality and is focused on staff development. We make it our mission to attract the most diverse and creative minds into the business and we continually strive to provide opportunities for our people to excel, grow and build a phenomenal career. We understand that our greatest asset is the skills and talents of our people and they are truly what set us apart. Other than working with a great team of switched on and ambitious people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. This varies from country to country so a dedicated recruiter will discuss this with you at interview stage. We care about our people as they are the key to our success. We provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long term career. ICON is an equal opportunity employer – M/F/D/V and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.