BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Assistant Plant Controller in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

Job Description Summary

BD is a global medical technology company focused on improving drug therapies, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. BD provides an environment which enables our highly talented workforce to be the best at their professions. We are always seeking people who have a passion and commitment to join our Company on its journey in ‘advancing the world of health’.

Our facility in Dun Laoghaire has recently completed a large expansion plan and now produces the majority of pen needles for the diabetes market globally. We are now ramping up to commence producing the newest BD product to support the diabetes market here onsite.

With all these exciting developments taking place we are recruiting for an Assistant Plant Controller whose role is to lead the Management Accounting Team, being responsible for management reporting, cost accounting systems and also for Standard Costing and building the annual budget for the site.

Job Description

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the Management Accounting Team to support and partner the Business in pursuance of their targets and objectives.

  • Maintains Financial Control of the Plant by providing accurate and timely reports concerning plant operations.

  • Leads the Monthly Management Accounts Close Process for the Plant, compilation of Performance Reporting Packs, with the presentation and explanation of variances. Completion of metrics for the site.

  • Assist in building the Annual Budget plan, and quarterly forecasts.

  • Finance lead in understanding MRP, (BOMs) Bills of Materials, Standard Cost allocations and settlement, Machine hour setup, Volume scheduling (LTP), Costing runs.You will be a Qualified Accountant with work experience in Management Accounting and ideally you would have had some exposure to leading teams and Understanding of SAP or other Management accounting systems.If you’re a team player who is passionate about healthcare and we’ve just described your career aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button. Interested in a career with BD, but this position doesn’t fit your skills and experience? Join our external EMEA Talent Community here: at / at

Primary Work Location

IRL Dun Laoghaire - Pottery Road

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BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.