- Finance leadership position with a strategic focus
- Partner with the CEO to drive growth
About Our Client
Our clients is an Australian owned company specialising in multi-purpose packaging. They are an established and trusted supplier and have long-standing relationships with some of Australia's most trusted brand names. They are committed to being a leader with regard to innovation and design, as reflected by their recent growth initiatives.
The Financial Controller will report to the CEO and work closely with them, to help the organisation achieve its strategic goals. Leading the Finance team, and partnering closely with the Senior Leadership Team, you will provide timely reporting and insightful analysis to help navigate the various operational and commercial challenges that present themselves.
You will also play a lead role in planning for the organisation, initially by completing the annual consolidated budgeting process. Your role will also require you to prepare financial business cases for capital investments, commercial proposals evaluation, and the analysis of strategic procurement and costings. You will also be involved in activities outside of finance on occasions, as a member of the Senior Leadership Team.
The Successful Applicant
Our client are looking for an experienced and strategically focused finance professional with previous experience in manufacturing organisations. You must be CA/CPA qualified and have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business, and possess strong technical accounting and reporting skills.
Prior experience as a member of a senior leadership team is required, as well as being a proven business partner of a CEO. You will have strong communication skills and the ability to challenge ideas and influence others, as well as previous experience in managing and motivating a team.
What's on Offer
The successful applicant will join an established and continually evolving business, and work as a strategic partner to the Senior Leadership Team. The Financial Controller plays a crucial role in guiding the organisation towards it's short-term objectives and long-term strategic goals. The role offers a very competitive salary package, along with strong achievable incentives.