Commercial Manager | Site based role | Manufacturing
$65 - 75 / hour
South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
9 November 2018
As part of a large ASX listed group this business is one of the profit centres. They have a significant focus on process improvement, innovation, customer service and remaining at the forefront of an ever increasingly competitive industry. This business manufactures a range of different products with clients at the big end of town all the way through to small to medium enterprises and bespoke suppliers. They have a proven history of promoting from within and supporting people who contribute materially to the business.
Reporting to the Site General Manager you will be the commercial eyes and ears of the facility. You'll be supported by a senior management accountant, transactional accounting staff and administrative partners. Your role responsibilities will include:
- Provide monthly management reports
- Own yearly budget process and quarterly forecasting
- Provide in depth, meaningful results analysis and communicate commentary and advice to senior leadership
- Product standard costing
- Working capital and fixed asset valuation
- Own and drive financial, commercial and operational continuous improvement initiatives
- Support capital plans with financial analysis of projected cash flows and ongoing performance reporting
- Be a key advisor in the 5 year strategic planning process
- Lead, develop and support the team
The future career progression for this role can lead in 2 directions. For someone with General Management aspirations, the company will support your career goals by exposing you to operations, manufacturing, logistics and strategy. For the financially minded, the Group CFO will mentor you and prepare you for a role in his succession.
You've probably heard all the reasons you won't be considered for a particular role...industry experience, systems experience, currency experience, years of experience...whatever right?!! This firm is looking for a commercial superstar no matter the "checkbox" experience. Of course, you'll need to be a qualified accountant and you'll need to completely understand product costing, financial business partnering and manufacturing accounting but apart from that, our brief is broad. Find a commercial stand out performer with exceptional communication and leadership ability.
If you're not already in your car, driving to Mount Waverley to hand me your application in person, here's where it gets really interesting. You'll form part of an organization that has an average tenure of over a decade. When the group employs over 5000 people that's excellent! They have innovation at the forefront of everything they do and instill ownership in their staff to drive innovation.
Not only will they pay an incredibly competitive remuneration package you will participate in their short term incentive plan and they will pay your professional membership and ongoing professional development.
Please send your resume by clicking on the apply button or for further information, contact our Mount Waverley office on 03 9239 8100.
Job Reference Number: 06830-0010703331
Mount WaverleySuite 42, Central 2
1 Ricketts Road
Mount Waverley VIC 3149 03 9239 8100