Group Accountant | Growing privately owned global business
South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
12 April 2019
Finance and accounting
This organization has manufacturing locations all over the world and turns over close to $3b annually. Locally here in Australia they generate close to $200m and employ roughly 600 people. They have 5 main businesses having just acquired 2 of them and ample organic growth as they start to find economies of scale and share each other's clients etc. The office in the East of Melbourne has a collaborative work environment and the team is hard working and high performing.
Your new role reports to the Australian Finance Director who is Big 4 trained with a truly commercial mind. Traditionally the accounting has been performed at the business unit level. Having recently acquired 2 businesses the need for a consolidated group level is clear. Your responsibilities will include:
- Preparation of year end reporting pack for the group
- Contact point for auditors on year end reporting pack audit
- Preparation of statutory accounts
- Preparation of tax computations
- Responses to the group queries (ad hoc)
- Assist with month end group reporting, including consolidation work
- Assist with preparation of month end board reports and presentations
- Assist with restructure of corporate tax structure and alignment of entity year ends
This is a technically focused role and will suit someone who loves standards, accounting treatments, consolidations and process improvement. The exciting part of the role is being part of a growth period and helping set up processes and procedures.
Typically successful people in this role have had experience in a medium to large (over $100m in annual revenue) company environment in a technical financial accounting role.
- A CA / CPA qualification
- More than 5 years post graduate experience
- Big 4 or large mid-tier accounting firm training
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
If you feel your experience is relevant please apply.
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