Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: + bonus
Reference: BBBH3188_1554950194
Contact Name: Melissa Meacham
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 16:07

Job Description

  • Path to CFO
  • Manage a team
  • Implement Process improvements


This large company based in the Sydney CBD has undergone significant growth, both organically and through growth. They now require additional bandwidth at the senior level. The business has a broad range of industry streams; focused primarily on manufacturing and supply chain businesses across Australia and NZ


Work closely with the COO to help deliver financial reporting for the group as well as efficient and effective management reporting

  • Oversee and provide guidance to group accountant and the administrators and accountants within each division.
  • Support business unit accountants in the delivery of financial reporting
  • Dealing with banks for all equipment / trade finance applications
  • Review and distribution of month-end reporting pack
  • Attend monthly Director meeting and provide commentary on financial position
  • Review and prepare bank covenant reports
  • Review annual budget for various stakeholders
  • Approve fixed asset purchases and arranging financing
  • Managing lease obligations
  • Proactively enforcing finance timetable (eg billing dates, timesheets etc)
  • Ad hoc analysis on financial results.
  • Identify any insights, trends, anomalies and opportunities.
  • Ad hoc projects including process improvement and systems implementation


  • CA/ CPA with a proven track record as a "hands-on" Group Financial Controller.
  • Minimum 10years experience
  • Experience within a multi-divisional group structure
  • Experience within the Manufacturing/FMCG/supply chain sectors would be a significant advantage.

Please apply by following the prompts or call Melissa Meacham for further information.