Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH3307_1559111264
Contact Name: Ed Kirby
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2019 16:27

Job Description

  • Work for one of the most dynamic ASX listed companies
  • Lead a growing team and implement best practice to enable growth
  • $180,000 per annum (negotiable)

The Company

We are representing one of Australia's most dynamic companies with the opportunity to be 2i/c to the CFO and lead the finance function in a growing ASX listed company. Providing both technical and people leadership will be the key to success in this role, as you create policy and procedure to facilitate further growth.

The Role

  • Team management: coaching, mentoring and development to ensure a path for internal progression
  • Take ownership for the provision of the financial statements for the group
  • Lead financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting and provide strategic insight
  • Manage the month-end close process
  • Monitor group KPIs and provide commentary on variances
  • Ensure all reporting obligations are met (including ASX requirements)
  • Plan and drive the annual and half yearly statutory reporting and audit processes
  • Manage the relevant external advisory relationships (external auditors, tax advisors and banks etc).
  • Preparation of board reports and papers
  • Define the cash strategy/requirements and maintain treasury and hedging policies
  • Ensure efficient working capital management and involvement in M&A/capital raising activities as required
  • Manage month-end close, payroll, transactional accounting processes
  • Drive best practice in terms compliance and internal controls
  • Oversee proper completion of FBT, BAS, PAYG and State and Territory tax lodgements
  • Coordinate preparation of Income Tax Returns for the Group

The Candidate

You will be tertiary educated and hold a formal accounting qualification (CA preferred). You will have ideally trained within audit and have a solid foundation in technical accounting and group reporting roles earlier in your career.

Furthermore, you will be able to demonstrate considerable experience and aptitude in managing a finance team, showing strong leadership skills with an ability to get the best out of people and an understanding of best practice. Your experience will ideally have come in a dynamic and growing organisation that operates in a number of international jurisdictions.

To register your interest please apply by following the prompts or for further information please contact Ed Kirby on 0419 615 720