Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Company Name: Michael Page Accounting & Finance
Job Location: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, South West & M5 Corridor,
Employment Status: Full Time
Exciting global market leading US listed manufacturing business experiencing a period of strong growth is seeking ambitious and driven Senior Financial Accountant to join them. This role is an exciting opportunity to provide detailed financial & commercial support to the Finance Director and the wider finance function.
My client is a well-known global manufacturing organisation who are market leaders in their field. With an extremely optimistic and prosperous outlook, the need has arisen for a commercially minded and technically capable Senior Financial Accountant to join the team.
Reporting to the Finance Director, as the Senior Financial Accountant you will oversee the efficient operation of the Accounting Function managing a small team. Your key deliverables will be to ensure improvements in commercial analytics and understanding, ensuring all compliance & financial reporting requirements are met within the defined timeframes, and also actively engage the Business with proactive feedback and become an agent for process improvement.
Other key responsibilities will include the following:
Preparation of Management Financial Reporting including sales reporting, profit and loss statement, balance sheet review / reconciliations, management financial pack (including commentary).
Preparation of schedules for month end clearance and reporting to the US within designated timeframes.
Preparation of Australian Annual Budget in consultation with the Finance Director.
Consolidation of APAC Budgets into identified US reporting frameworks.
Report on business performance against budget for both P&L and Capex.
Oversee financial year end processes and ensure adequacy of required provisioning.
Oversee / participate in year-end stocktake to ensure a timely / accurate count process and variance analysis.
Assist the Auditors during audit process and manage the instigation of any report recommendations.
Oversee the preparation of annual audited statutory accounts
Key Selection Criteria will include the following:
Degree Qualifications in Accounting or Finance
CPA or CA qualified
Industry experience within a manufacturing or FMCG environment would be advantageous
Strong MS Excel skills - advanced MS Excel viewed favourably
Experience in processing and preparation of financial accounts
A quick learner and an ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Experience with or knowledge of Australian statutory tax and accounting requirements
Friendly and supportive working environment
Opportunity work in a newly created position
Convenient South West Sydney location
Competitive salary package on offer
Very broad Senior Financial Accountant position with both Financial Accounting, Costing and Commercial Analysis exposure
To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Nelson Camacho on +61 2 8836 0786