Project Accountant

Melbourne CBD Permanent
  • Excellent Company Culture
  • Work Closely with Operations

About Our Client

ICD Property is a leading Australian private property developer with a passion for creating landmark developments that stand the test of time by placing an emphasis on liveability both now and into the future; with sustainability, wellbeing and lifestyle key elements of all projects.

Founded in 2009 by our Chairman Michael Mai who was inspired by his love of Melbourne's architecture, vibrant culture and hidden laneways, our vision is to utilise offshore capital investment to enhance the Australian property market across all sectors with premium mixed-use developments.

Job Description

The Project Accountant will partner with development managers in the financial controlling of the groups projects as well as work alongside a high performing accounting team to deliver financial reporting to ICD's stakeholders.

  • Project position reporting - Preparation of management reports, analytics and project reporting to assist with the monitoring and management of project performance.
  • Project position reporting - Develop a deep understanding of the groups projects and the associated accounting issues (and impact on Group results).
  • Audit support - Assist with coordination of audit process, dealing with queries and providing support to the Financial Reporting & Internal Control Manager on a timely basis.
  • Business Unit support - To partner with Development Managers and the Investment Manager to ensure accurate reporting and financial controlling of the project including forecasting of project cashflows in Estate Master.
  • Business Unit support - Preparation of project reporting to assist the Finance and Investment team with capital raising.
  • Project work - Assist and drive ad-hoc projects and resolution of financial and operational issues.
  • Project work - Assist with the financial operation of the project including preparation and coordination of loan drawdowns, equity calls and bank guarantees.
  • Process improvement - Continually challenge the processes and systems in place and work with the Finance Director to ensure optimum efficiency, automation and quality of financial reporting process.
  • Stakeholder management - Provide regular reporting and updates to investors and/or JV partners as well as coordinating project approvals in accordance with the set governance frameworks.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be able to meet the following criteria;

  • CA/CPA qualification
  • Solid 4-5 years' experience in the property development industry
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills
  • Ability to analyse and communicate financial information
  • Strong communication skills and stakeholder engagement abilities with a client-focused approach
  • Strong attention to detail, yet ability to see the big picture
  • Demonstrated success in improving financial reporting and/or achieving efficiency
  • Experience with Estate Master project management software

What's on Offer

Your commitment in delivering the best outcomes for the business will be rewarded with a lucrative package. ICD is an employer of choice with a great list of extra benefits that include extended parental leave, pawternity leave, loyalty benefits, flexible working, profit share scheme, professional development budget, and health and wellbeing benefits.

Contact
Jake Densley
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5585637
Phone number
+61 3 9607 5629

Job summary

Function
Accounting & Finance
Specialisation
Management Accounting
What is your industry?
Property
Location
Melbourne CBD
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jake Densley
Consultant phone
+61 3 9607 5629
Job Reference
JN-042022-5585637