Financial Controller (Leading Aust Business)
High visibility role - 2IC to CFO
Dynamic working environment
About Our Client
Our client is a leading Australian based business that is currently expanding their presence across Australia and hence are recruiting for an experienced Financial Controller to be a strong 2IC to the CFO.
Reporting to the CFO, you will be leading the finance team to ensure the financial and management accounting is done accurately and on a timely basis. This will include review and analysis of the financial and management reports, forecasting, budgeting, cash flow management, and liaising with external parties such as auditors. More importantly, this role will work closely with the senior stakeholders across the business to ensure commercial objectives are met. In addition, this role is crucial in identifying process improvement initiatives, automation, cost saving methods amongst others.
It is our clients expectation that the successful incumbent has the strategic gravitas to lead and drive financial outcomes for the business while willing to be hands on. This is a very exciting role for candidates looking for a role that they can make a difference and value add.
The Successful Applicant
To be successful, you must have at least:-
- CPA/CA qualified
- At least 7 years of strong experience within a manufacturing/FMCG environment
- Must have a strong track record of process improvement, automation, cost savings
- Must have led a team
- Strong track record of business partnering
- Must be willing to be hands on
- Independent, driven and able to influence key stakeholders
What's on Offer
The successful incumbent can look forward to an exciting career with a fast paced and growing company that offers career growth opportunities and a role where you can value add.