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Financial Accountant (Supply chain/inventory)

Job Title: Financial Accountant (Supply chain/inventory)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $110k+super
Reference: 3281501
Contact Name: Schenuk Wijesekera
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2021 18:32

Job Description

Our client is a private-equity backed, international retail company based in the Macquarie Park area and is seeking a Financial Accountant (Supply Chain & Inventory Accountant). The company has seen an increase in sales and revenue during the pandemic and is seeking a candidate for this newly created role due to recent growth. 

The Role:
  • Design & implement standardised Best Practice Financial Accounting processes, controls, templates & reports
  • Partner with clinics for stock takes.
  • Support clinics by journaling accurate and timely inventory adjustments as required.
  • Roll-forward and update management reports.
  • Monthly review and commentary of specific AU P&L accounts.
  • Review and presentation of the monthly New Zealand retail company accounts to local and Group finance.
  • Fulfil all audit requirements in a timely and accurate manner
  • Support preparation of Statutory reporting & tax submissions & Government statistical submissions.
  • Constant ad hoc projects and improvements
  • Preparation of timely and accurate monthly management reporting, including supporting working papers, review and variance analysis
  • Responsible for accurate retail inventory reporting & accounting
  • Preparation of accurate and timely Balance Sheet reconciliations.
  • Partner and collaborate with the retail business to drive continuous end to end process improvement and strong inter departmental communications.
  • Build strong relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Responsible for working with the business to design and implement adequate controls in the end to end business processes
  • Use analysis to ensure a strategic approach is taken to performing work.
The Successful Candidate:
  • CA/CPA qualified or part-qualified
  • Inventory accounting experience with a retail or FMCG company
  • Supply chain analysis and business partnering experience within a retail or FMCG company
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
Candidates without recent inventory accounting and supply chain experience in a retail/FMCG/manufacturing company will not be considered.

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