Senior Financial Accountant - FMCG
$90000 - 120000 / annum
16 November 2018
Finance and accounting
§ Broad Financial Accounting role, covering all areas of accounting including month end, tax, budgeting, forecasting, analysis and process improvement. Month end journals are prepared timely and accurately. You will be involved with month end closing tasks such as ensuring that all journals are prepared and filed properly. Maintaining a detailed checklist of the month end journals and monthly tasks. Assisting with stock management including provisions, adjustments and analysis etc, whilst also assisting the Management Accountants with P&L variance analysis at the month end. You will be needing to maintain the general ledger and ensure that all reconciliations are provided with sufficient support and filled properly. From an internal control point of view, you will need to implement policies and procedures to ensure adherence to accounting standards and provide strong support in all processes of the finance team. Additionally, the management of fixed assets and cash flow along with various ad hoc responsibilities will be common features of this role and you must assist in the system upgrade. There is tremendous scope for your talents to shine as you work to maintain the firm's 65 stores across Australia and New Zealand, whilst also being a senior accountant for the company. This role will be high octane and will, so the role will require adaptability.
Your Skills & Experience
* Degree qualified in Commerce, Business or related field.
· Big 4 or mid tier experience
* CPA or CA.
* Experience with lease agreements & TM1
* Polished communication for stakeholder engagements
* Robust ad hoc experience and ability to work with senior stakeholders
* Strong social skills and ability to work in collaborative team environment.
Are client is a preeminent Australian retail company that has over 60 stores in Australia and New Zealand. The company was established in 1981 and employs over 1000 staff and the finance team has 6 people. The firm focuses on providing homeowners and individual residents everything they could possibly need to create a haven for their customers. The firms continued Sydney expansion has allowed for an exciting opening for a Senior Financial Accountant to join the flexible and dynamic team. Alongside this opportunity for career progression, the firm provides unparalleled work space/office, with flexible working arrangements alongside a continuous training and development program which will be run by the financial controller. Lastly the Financial Accountant Position reports directly to the FC, though you will be managing commitments over other team members.
What's on offer?
· A forward-thinking work space with a unique entrepreneurial culture
· An friendly employer providing extensive training and a development.
· An growing FMCG business
Robert Half Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of categories protected under local law.
If you would like to apply for this role please email [email protected] with your resume.
1 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000 02 9241 6255