Head of Finance | Group Financial Controller
Location : Melbourne CBD
Post Date : 23 November 2016
Employment Type : Permanent
Job Reference : 012056ABP
Job Classification : Finance & Accounting
Reporting to the senior stakeholders and the executive team you will need to fast become a knowledge-base and provider of good judgment to make quick financial decisions for directors and company executives for sound operational management across a range of company portfolios. This role would involve in the production of monthly reports for the executive leadership team, board report writing, supporting HR on projects, contract negotiation and budgetary assignments. Your duties will fundamentally be responsible for ensuring balanced financial management and business development of scientific output as well as being able to engage, help and understand the needs of your non-financial peers to help launch and maintain the chart of accounts and thus be an integral part of cash flow management.
You will be responsible for:
- Month end reconciliations/consolidation
- Statutory reporting for Australia and interaction with auditors
- Business partnering on a fee-for-service model and ensure timely and correct month end reporting
- Assisting with board reporting, project support and having a presence with non-financial stakeholders
- Monitoring and developing new accounting policies to implement compliance changes where required
You are CPA/CA qualified, have worked in health sciences and developement environments and be influential in steering a world class health sciences organisation to not only lead the finance side of the business but also be able to inspire and capture individuals and teams. You will be required to partner and communicate effectively and you are passionate about forming sound business partnerships within a small to medium Australian business environment. You have a global-mindset, get-up-and-go and have a non-stop curiosity to develop your skills and experience. You collaborate well with others to develop the trust and confidence when faced with complex problems. You will arrive to the role with 12+ years of experience and will be called upon to deliver high-profile projects as well as take a proactive approach to drive the business on a day-to-day. A proficient use of ERP systems, specifically Navision would be highly regarded.
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For more information, please contact Alisha Benson at Robert Half on 03 9691 3631 and quote the reference (012056ABP). Apply through email by clicking the 'Apply Now' button below.
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