Corcaghan Co-Operative Agricultural and Dairy Society Limited

General Manager

Our client, Corcaghan Co-Operative Agricultural and Dairy Society Ltd., have an opportunity for a leader with enthusiasm and flair to become General Manager (designate) and to take over the full management role in September 2020. The successful candidate will continue to grow this well-established, successful and progressive Co-Op, based at Corcaghan, Co. Monaghan, together with its Livestock Mart and stores in Ballybay.

The position:

The responsibilities of the position include the following:-

  • Overseeing the day to day management of the Co-Op, based at its headquarters in Corcaghan
  • Management of Head-office staff in Corcaghan, together with the staff in Ballybay in conjunction with the Office Manager
  • Overall management of the accounting, payroll system, book-keeping and control functions, to ensure timely and accurate reporting, leading to the preparation of management accounts, comprising Trading and Profit and Loss accounts and Balance Sheet, analysis of same, and reporting to the Directors
  • Liaising with the customers of the Co-Op, buyers and sellers in the Mart, monitoring stock levels within the stores, and reporting to the Management Committee of the Co-Op on a regular basis
  • Compliance with legislation and submission of Departmental and Revenue Returns in a timely manner

The successful candidate will have:-

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a managerial position, preferably in a Mart or Co-Operative environment
  • Strong communication, problem solving and leadership skills, and be able to demonstrate the ability to lead a team
  • Good IT skills including Word, Excel and knowledge of accounting and administration packages
  • The ability to meet deadlines and to finalise reports for the Committee’s review
  • The ability to work independently with minimum supervision

Applications should be made by email or post, enclosing Curriculum Vitae, before close of business on Thursday 16th January 2020, to:-


Chartered Certified Accountants and Registered Auditors

16 Town Hall Street, Cavan

Tel. (049) 4361777   Fax (049) 4332474

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