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Finance Operations Manager - Media

Job Title: Finance Operations Manager - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Circa $160k package
Reference: 3099514g
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: February 07, 2020 18:01

Job Description

The Opportunity

My client is a large global market leader in the advertising / professional services space. It has undergone a recent ownership change which promises significant investment and a very positive outlook. 

As the first step in their transformation they are looking to build an in-house accounting function which this role will play a key part in.

Reporting into the Country FC, the Finance Operations Manager will proactively oversee transnational finance functions including; Billing, Collections, Accounts Payable, and Master Data Management. Encompassing 4 direct and 15 in-direct reports.

You will be called upon to build, manage and mentor leaders in each of the above functions whilst being the go-to to senior leadership of processes to proactively deal with and prevent issues as well as ensure appropriate controls and compliance is in place.

Additionally you will drive continuous importune and look for opportunities to continually refine processes.


The successful candidate will have 5 years+ in a similar role either as a transitional processing or shared services manager (or equivalent) with experience across the majority of these areas. Regardless, you will have experience working in a large, complex business preferably in the advertising sector (NOT ESSENTIAL).

You will be a highly capable people manager with ability to lead from the front. Accounting qualifications will be highly regarded however not necessary so long as working experience suits. 

Exposure to previous finance transformation projects as well as having worked in a Shared Services environment will be highly regarded.

For a confidential discussion please contact Phillip Pham on 9775 5922. Or hit "APPLY" to submit your CV.