Financial Accountant- FMCG


$90,000.00 - $110,000.00 / annum


Sydney CBD

Date posted:

23 July 2019

Employment type:


Job reference:



Finance and accounting


The Company

Our client is a leading luxury Australian FMCG business located in the Inner West and is a privately-owned firm starting operations in 1950. They have an operating revenue over 1$ billion and have a finance team of 15 people. The business has a head office in Sydney and manfacturing facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth as well as international sites in Hong Kong and mainland China. The business has recently purchased a new refinery and is looking to expand their connections across the APAC region and establish operations across South East Asia.

The Role

This Financial Accountant role is a newly created role and you will have 3 direct reports and will report to the FC of the business

, You will also be responsible for:

· Lead metal accounting, ensuring metal accounts are accurate and up-to-date for trading team;

· Posting month end standing journals including prepayment, accruals and provisions;

· Assist Finance Manager with tax compliance and reporting obligations;

· Review of daily bank reconciliations;

· Weekly cash forecasting;

· Weekly debtor/creditor reporting, and commercial reporting;

· Monthly intercompany reconciliation and variance investigations;

· Preparation of monthly BAS (Refinery) ensuring compliance and data completeness;

· Assist Finance Manager with income tax and other related tax matters;

· Prepare and review FBT for lodgment by tax agent;

· Involvement with annual Budget and projection process.

business developments

Your Profile

The successful applicant will:

* Be fully CA or CPA qualified.

* Experience with running a team of 1-3 people

· Some exposure to Management Accounting / costing / budgets & forecasts

* Be able to work at a fast pace, flexible and be adaptable to change

* Be able to evidence communication skills with both financial and non-financial stakeholders.

Apply Today

Applications will only be accepted if sent directly to [email protected]

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