Horizon Offsite Limited are part of Etex Group‘s New Ways Division, which brings together the important role in the building and construction industry of tomorrow. Launched in January 2020,
New Ways is the group’s fifth division and an organisation that strives to shape the transformation of our industry by innovating in the areas of industrialisation, digitalisation, and sustainability. Sitting within this division Horizon plays an integral part in our strategy for the future.

We lead the offsite construction industry by bringing end-to-end affordable, efficient, and high- quality fully assembled solutions for beautiful homes and buildings. Our products are rapidly installed on-site and offer unique technical advantages such as superior performance, energy savings and efficiency.
Through our combined expertise in drywall, passive fire protection and steel framing systems, the group has created a unique range of tested and warrantied systems for building envelopes including our signature product the Thrubuild® system.

Etex Group are seeking a Company Accountant to manage the Accounting and Finance function at its Horizon Offsite Plant based in Cahir Co Tipperary. The ideal candidate will be responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely internal management information and group financial reporting whilst supporting operational managers in the company with financial information and analysis. In addition, the candidate will provide support and guidance to the Office manager, Sales and Purchase ledger, Wages and Credit Control functions, facilitating the external and internal audits of the finance function and promote a controls-based environment.
A role of this nature is rare and is an opportunity to really put your mark in the sand and comes with a great deal of autonomy. You will be an inspirational leader, capable of financially supporting a business on a rapid growth plan through to 2025 and beyond.

Work Location:

Cahir Co. Tipperary

What will you do?


•                Preparation of Monthly management accounts in line with Group reporting requirements
•                Preparation of reporting packs, including Cognos submissions
•                Balance Sheet Reconciliation work in line with month end closing procedures.
•                Support line management with ad hoc reporting queries and requirements
•                Ensure the Accounts system is used appropriately within the business, promoting its use
•                 Use of the Job Accounting module to analyse and report on specific projects


•                The preparation of forecasts and Business Plans as required for Group Reporting
•                Provide Information to Departmental Management to Analise variances


•                Maintain the integrity of and develop the capabilities of the Financial and Management Information using the Sage 200 System
•                Work with Group companies to ensure consistency in financial reporting
•                Approve and manage access rights to Sage and associated systems


•                Oversee preparation for internal and external audits.
•                 Support Financial Controller as required.
•                 Assist Accounts Administration team to ensure compliance with Payroll, PAYE and VAT reporting
•                  Using the Financial data to improve efficiencies throughout the company.

Who are you?

•       Having a recognised (or working towards) accountancy qualification ACA, ACCA, CIMA with the ability to interact with colleagues
•       Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
•        Ability to analyse data and communicate it’s meaning to a wider audience.
•        Ability to work at different levels and ensure accuracy of data.
•        Working with SAGE Line 200 Accounting System and or SAP knowledge desirable
•        Have excellent Excel skills at an advanced level (lookup, pivot tables etc)
•        Fluent in English (written and oral)
•        Ideally experienced within a manufacturing environment

Interested candidates can apply by submitting a detailed CV & Cover Letter via our careers page at www.etexgroup.com/en-ie/inspiring/careers/ or via post / email to Human Resources Department, Etex Ireland Ltd., Kilkenny Road, Athy, Co. Kildare, R14 VN84 Email: hr.ireland@etexgroup.com(Any applications posted / emailed in will be automatically uploaded to our recruitment database, you will receive notification of same). Closing date for receipt of applications: 17th June 2022

About Horizon Offsite

Horizon Offsite Ltd is one of Europe’s leading players in Offsite Construction and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC), providing a fully accredited structural light gauge steel system to the residential, industrial, commercial, healthcare and educational sectors. Contact the Horizon Offsite team at https://www.horizonoffsite.ie