Finance Manager


Salary:

$125,000.00 - $135,000.00 / annum

Location:

Sydney CBD

Date posted:

5 July 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

BroJohFM53590

Specialisation:

Finance and accounting


Description











The Company



Based in the CBD our client is an international law firm who is leading in its field. The business operates in a range of sectors/practices and has notably conducted engagements with high profile ASX and NYSE listed firms. If you are looking for an opportunity to progress your career as a Finance Manager this role will provide a challenging environment to grow and develop your skills further. As a global business, the firm will provide opportunities to travel and access to top tier training/mentorship. Join some of the brightest, most capable people in the industry to achieve success and make the kind of contribution that matters to you.



The Role



As Finance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy, reliability and integrity of the company's results. The role requires a desire to implement continuous improvements within the internal controls of the firm and ensure compliance is in line with appropriate policies and procedures.



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



· Supporting the financial control and management of Australia, Singapore and Japanese entities.


· Assisting in the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley and best practices.



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

  • Managing and training 3 staff members (1 Senior Financial Accountant, 2 Qualified Financial Accountants).


· Automating accounting processes as well as other business processes.



  • Tax reporting.

  • 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.

  • Assisting with the preparation of year-end accounts and statutory accounts.

  • Conducting internal audits on key financial functions.

  • Examining and reviewing financial records to check for accuracy.



Your Skills & Experience




  • Professional certification in accounting - CA or CPA.

  • Big four or mid-tier experience is desirable.

  • Exposure to a large ERP SAP, Oracle etc.

  • Prior management experience.



About You



You have developed an ambitious track record to date and now you are ready to extend your skill set and take your career to the next level. You have a passion for continuous improvement, and have the creative flair to suggest innovations and improvements to underpin business growth. Your knowledge of compliance requirements is outstanding, and you combine this with impressive technical skills to ensure prompt, accurate reporting and outstanding financial management in a fast-paced environment.




What's on offer?




  • Progression lines to a Financial Controller promotion in 12-18 months.

  • Projects.

  • International secondment opportunities.

  • Responsibilities in both management accounting and financial reporting.

  • Dynamic workplace culture and access to a range of benefits. This includes healthcare insurance, staff empowerment initiatives, gym memberships etc.

  • An employer who fosters work-life balance.



Apply Today


Please send your resume by clicking on the apply button. Your application will be assessed within 5 working days. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. For further information call Brody Johnston on 02 9240 0401 or email directly to [email protected]


Learn more about our Sydney recruitment services: https://www.roberthalf.com.au/recruitment-agency-sydney



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.





Sydney

Level 24
1 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000
au
02 9241 6255
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