Financial Accounting Manager
Finance leadership role
Driving continuous improvement in the Finance team
About Our Client
dormakaba is a global access solutions company, headquartered in Switzerland and with over 150 years of history. In Australia, dormakaba are a market leading innovator, who design, manufacture and install highly customised, integrated solutions for a variety of access solutions. They have recently made structural changes to their Finance team, to further enable them to support the business in achieving its strategic goals.
The Financial Accounting Manager is a newly created role, reporting into the Finance Director. The main responsibilities are focused on delivering timely and accurate financial accounting and statutory reporting. You will also contribute to the business by providing a detailed analysis of financial information to assist with improving performance and ensuring all compliance requirements are met.
As a leader in the Finance Team, the completion of financial reports for multiple operating entities will be your responsibility, as is managing a team of 3 direct reports. Other tasks that you will lead include managing the assets register, overseeing the tax and treasury functions, external reporting and compliance, as well as being involved in M&A activities. Success in this role will be achieved by providing strong leadership and technical support to the Finance Director.
The Successful Applicant
Our client is looking for a candidate who can support the Finance Director with extensive experience in IFRS accounting and statutory compliance. CA / CPA membership is mandatory, as is previous experience in a multinational organisation. Detailed financial reporting and statutory skills are required by this individual, and experience in managing and developing a team is expected. Experience with SAP is essential, and the ability to act as a credible business partner is important in this role. Leadership and Management skills will be developed, and dormakaba can offer career advancement.
What's on Offer
Our client is a market leading global business with a long history. They have a strong brand and are known for their product innovative and technology. A competitive remuneration is offered, with performance bonus and a high degree of visibility to the business. The opportunity to be involved in mentoring team members and executing strategic projects, will attract people motivated by intrinsic rewards.