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Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 2972140
Contact Name: Jade Blackburn
Job Published: October 07, 2019 21:45

Job Description

The Company

This high profile, complex business is very well known in the Australian market, and has a range of premium products sold through major retailers. They are undergoing an exciting phase of business expansion looking for a Group Financial Controller to join the team on a permanent basis. 

The Role

Working closely with the CFO, the Group FC will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and management reporting, budget and forecast preparation as well as internal control and procedures.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Develop cohesive and meaningful P & L statements, balance sheets and cash flows.
  • Management and control over accounting policies, information systems, product costing and compiling of management and financial accounts.
  • Provide recommendations to the CFO on areas of risk management, taxation, funding/finance and strategic development.
  • Ensure the company meets all statutory requirements.
  • Ensure a timely closure of year-end financial accounts.
  • Assist in developing, considering and recommending an annual strategic action plan.
  • Develop, consider and recommend annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Develop projection models and forecasts to assist the Board with understanding the financial implications of strategic business decisions.
  • Manage a small team of accountants and oversight of AP & AR.
  • Take ownership of the upcoming ERP system implementation.
Does this sound like you?

The successful candidate will be CA or CPA qualified having started your career in Audit and continued on to lead a team in a commercial environment. You will be technically proficient, demonstrate strong leadership skills and have a track record in managing projects and driving new commercially based initiatives. You will have previous experience in ERP system implementation. This role will require you to be adaptable and flexible due to the hands on nature of the position.

If you are interested in this role, please hit the apply button or give Jade Blackburn a call on 07 3854 3803 if you have any questions.