Group Financial Accountant


$115,000.00 - $125,000.00 / annum



Date posted:

21 August 2019

Employment type:


Job reference:



Finance and accounting


The Company

Based in Botany, our client is a leading pharmaceutical business seeking an experienced candidate to join their finance team as a Group Financial Accountant. Listed on the New York Stock Exchange the business is currently expanding operations and reach across the APAC region. The role is technical will bring new challenges and rewards each day as you assist with the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. At a focus the role concentrates on statutory reporting (USGAAP), cashflow reporting/analysis and SOX compliance. This opportunity will allow you to expand your financial knowledge in an amazing and supportive environment.

The Role

Reporting to the APAC Financial Controller the role will require you to manage the finance function and will focus on;

  • Preparing the monthly profit and loss, and balance sheet reports.

  • Lead Preparation of annual Statutory Accounts (USGAAP)

  • Managing and training of 1 staff member in the transactional space (Accounts Payable Specialist).

  • Reconciling to sub ledgers.

  • Responding to financial inquiries by gathering, analysing, summarising, and interpreting data.

  • Providing financial advice by identifying potential complications and applying financial principles and practices; developing recommendations.

  • Collecting and analysing data, which is then used in the preparation of weekly and monthly estimates.

  • Ensure all company statutory requirements are met promptly.

  • Preparing weekly cash flow statements and controlling expenditure and cash flow.

  • Conducting internal audits on key financial functions.

  • Examining and reviewing financial records to check for accuracy.

Your Skills & Experience

· Degree in Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Economics or related field.

· Additional qualifications such as CPA or CA (CA is preferred but not essential).

· Big Four will be held with high regard.

· Intermediate to Advance skills in Excel.

· Accounting experience/exposure with IFRS or USGAAP.

· Exceptional experience with TM1, SAP and BPC.

· Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail.

· Brilliant organizational, written and verbal communication skills.

· Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines.

· Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritise tasks.

What's on offer?

· A fast-paced work environment where you will benefit from ongoing training, mentorship and development. A organisation which has a strong focus on giving back to the community.

· Flexible work arrangements.

· Excellent benefits - Free breakfast, casual Fridays, corporate sports team etc.

Apply Today

Please send your resume by clicking on the apply button or for further information, email Brody Johnston on [email protected].

Please send your resume by clicking on the apply button. Your application will be assessed within 3 working days. Please note

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.

CPA/CA Qualified, SAP


Level 24
1 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000
02 9241 6255
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