Senior Finance Manager

Melbourne CBD Permanent
  • Global Company
  • Work Closely with Senior Leaders

About Our Client

Our client is a global business with an Australian head office and operations across multiple countries. They have a market leading product offering and are looking to expand their sales globally. They have a flexible work environment and value career progression and development.

Job Description

Reporting to the CFO, you will lead a finance team of 3 people and the main responsibilities of your role will include:

  • Manage the consolidated reporting process, ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Coordinate with finance teams in different locations to gather necessary financial data for consolidation.
  • Review and analyse consolidated financial statements, providing insights to senior management.
  • Oversee the month-end process, including preparation and review of financial statements and analysis.
  • Supervise three finance staff responsible for Accounts Payable (AP) and Accounts Receivable (AR) and Management Accountant ensuring efficient and accurate processing of transactions.
  • Implement and maintain financial controls and procedures to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Partner with operations and sales teams to provide financial insights and support decision-making processes.
  • Analyse business performance, identify areas for improvement, and propose strategies to optimise profitability.
  • Conduct financial analysis for new business initiatives and investments, evaluating their financial viability and potential impact on the company.
  • Oversee all tax compliance matters, liaising with external advisers, and ensuring adherence to relevant regulations in all jurisdictions.
  • Monitor cash flow and liquidity position of the group, identifying risks and opportunities.

The Successful Applicant

The key selection criteria includes:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA or CA equivalent qualification.
  • Experience using ERP SAP
  • Strong understanding of financial accounting principles and practices, with experience in consolidated reporting a must.
  • Proactive mindset with a focus on problem-solving and continuous improvement.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels, both internally and externally.
  • Experience in managing cash flow and working capital effectively.
  • Thorough knowledge of tax regulations and compliance requirements in Australia.

What's on Offer

Embark on a fulfilling journey with our client where your contributions will be highly valued. This role promises competitive compensation and a supportive work environment, an opportunity to work for a business with significant growth plans and the career progression opportunities that come with it. You will be working for a CFO that will be committed to mentoring you to take the next step.

Jake Densley
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Phone number
+61 3 9607 5629

Job summary

Accounting & Finance
Finance Manager
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Melbourne CBD
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Jake Densley
Consultant phone
+61 3 9607 5629
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