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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: $110k - $120K + Super + Benefits
Reference: BBBH3730_1509578321
Contact Name: Praneel Singh
Contact Email: praneel@reogroup.com.au
Job Published: November 02, 2017 10:18

Job Description

Salary: $110 - $120k + Super + Benefits
Location: CBD
Role Benefit: Great career opportunity to shape the future of you and the business

Role Overview
As the Senior Financial Accountant, you will report into the Financial Controller and take the lead on all financial accounting and reporting aspects of a division. As the Senior Financial Accountant, 50% of your role will be project based hence giving you an opportunity to business partner with non-finance operational leaders. This is a leadership role where you will be responsible for mentoring and developing a Financial Accountant. On a day to day basis, you will take complete ownership of the month end process including the preparation and review of journals and reconciliations. The Financial Controller will be hands of and will only be involved from a review perspective. You will also work very closely with the Senior Management Accountant to assist them in delivering the budgeting and forecasting process. Hence, you will get direct exposure to the strategic aspects and commercial performance of your business unit.

Beyond the business as usual activities, you will support the Financial controller in driving key projects and improvements within the finance function. One of the major projects will be focused on consolidating multiple business entities to create efficiencies within the reporting process. This is a role where you can add significant value through process optimisation and enhancement. Successful delivery of these key projects will place you on the path towards a fast track promotion to a Finance Manager.

* End to end ownership of month end reporting
* Review and sign off on journals and reconciliations
* Support the Senior Management Accountant with budgeting and forecasting
* Partner operational leader to identify and implement business improvement
* Prepare and lodge tax and other statutory returns
* Be involved in strategic business projects
* Identification and implantation of internal controls for all reporting requirements
* Develop and grow junior staff

Candidate Profile
You are currently CA/CPA qualified Financial or Senior Financial Accountant with experience in business partnering with a focus on process improvement. You have proven experience in driving a month end timetable ideally in a locally or internationally listed organisation and are now looking to build further on your projects experience. You thrive in an environment where there is a huge focus on operating as a team player to drive results. You will have strong communication and leadership skills with a view to drive continuous improvement.

The Company
This global business leader has a strong focus on innovation and meeting their customer's unique needs. Over the past 3 years they have experienced double digit growth expanding globally through both organic growth as well acquisitions. As the company continues to grow the now seek a Senior Financial Accountant to join their growing Australian operations.

* US listed brand, strong growth projections at 25% p.a., industry market leader
* Excellent Salary Package of $110-$120k + Super + Benefits
* Exciting newly created position; Fast track progression to Finance Manager; CBD location

If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the "apply" link below addressing Praneel Singh, quoting reference number PSSFA3730 in the subject line. Please allow for 3 - 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call