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Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $140,000
Reference: 3032821
Contact Name: Charlotte Warke
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2019 16:16

Job Description

Our Client

Our client is nationally recognised as a pillar of support to the Australian community through the provision of critical support and higher educational services.

Currently undergoing some structural changes, our client has a clear strategy to enhance their service offering, further develop relationships with stakeholders and to enhance organisational capability.

Located in Melbourne's outer leafy suburbs our client is committed to driving efficiency within the organisation to better service the end user and to achieve this, are seeking to appoint a candidate to lead the team in alignment with their values, their vision, their customer and also their strategy to streamline and improve existing systems and processes.

The Role

The Financial Controller plays a hands on role in enabling the organisation to achieve its objectives through effective leadership and management of the organisations finances. Providing sound financial and commercial advice to the Senior Leadership team, you will play a pivitol role in this organisation. 
  • Responsible for the Financial Management & the accuracy and integrity of all financial records and reports. 
  • Manage workload and responsibilities of staff. 
  • Business planning, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Overseeing monthly reporting and providing commentary on financial results and performance.
  • Ongoing oversight and improvement of financial controls, systems and processes.
The Candidate
  • You will CA/CPA qualified, and have compiled an impressive track record and reputation as a high achiever and be a proven leader of teams.
  • You have highly developed technical accounting skills and commercial acumen, along with proven experience managing complex and high level stakeholder relationships.
  • You are a big picture thinker who is able to reason at a conceptual level, while still maintaining a strong attention to detail. 
  • You will have the confidence and credibility to engage effectively and build relationships with senior executives and operational stakeholders
  • If you are a candidate seeking to roll up your sleeves and contribute to the development of a business in a transformation phase, then this role is for you.
  • Collaborative, respectful and inclusive team environment
  • Growth opportunity and exposure to lots of exciting projects
  • Organisation with a purpose - job satisfaction
For a confidential discussion, please contact Charlotte Warke on 0411 354 866 or apply directly.

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