finance manager/senior accountant in Eastern Suburbs Sydney
Eastern Suburbs Sydney, New South Wales
AU$ 105,000 per year
This is an easily recognisable global organisation who are going from strength to strength. The leadership team have identified the need to add to this direction by adding a strong commercial Finance Manager/Senior Accountant to support the CFO with a strong emphasis on business partnering and process improvement.
Under the direction of the CFO, the role will form part of the finance management team with the pportunity to assist this business with their exciting growth plans. This is a genuinely exciting time to join this forward thinking , market leading multinational.
In this role, you will have an ability to focus on the day to day accounting duties whilst managing short and long-term goals that support the organisation's long-term vision. Your proven analytical and problem-solving skills will enable you to significantly improve the quality and timeliness of reporting processes and procedures within the organisation. You will implement best practice and rigour across the finance function and have regular interaction with the wider management team. The ability to build and maintain excellent relationships throughout the business will be the key to success in this role
Some duties will include:
Maintain and develop the established financial control framework
Manage the completion of the month-end cycle within clearly defined timelines
In conjunction with business stakeholders, completing comprehensive analytical reviews across all key P&L/balance sheet items and proactively manage resolution of queries
Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are completed monthly with appropriate resolution of all reconciling items
Establish and maintain audit trails for all revenue/expense streams and balance sheet accounts
Other key challenges and responsibilities for this role will include
- Provide high level analysis and advice to key non finance stakeholders
- Complete ownership of the planning and budget process
- Drive process improvements within finance and across other areas
- Manage a talented team of qualified & part qualified accountants
- Support the CFO on critical projects as they arise
You will be a CA/CPA qualified candidate who has had exposure in the healthcare or fitness industry. Ideally you will have a proven track record leading experienced teams within a highly complex, fast paced environment with the ability to think strategically and be commercially astute. Additionally you will have experience presenting to and negotiating with senior management and will have worked in a complex and high-pressured corporate environment.
Senior Accountant/Finance Manager