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Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 3177889
Job Published: October 15, 2020 15:46

Job Description

This Brisbane based diversified services firm continues to go from strength to strength and is proud to call itself a world leader and innovator in its field.  They have a positive vision and are seeing a huge demand for their product and services around the world.  They are looking to appoint a Financial Controller to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Reporting into the CFO the Financial Controller is responsible for the financial control and consolidated accounting, taxation and reporting of the Group. Leadership of the financial control specifically includes the financial and management accounting functions, accounts payable, payroll and business systems.

You will have 5 direct reports and be responsible for but not limited to; 
  •  Management of the group finance function, including shared services (payroll & accounts payable)
  • Oversee compliance activities, including, full and half year audit & reporting, taxation, technical accounting papers
  • Oversee the monthly reporting processes, including board reporting, budgeting & forecasting
  • Treasury, including, cash forecasting, review & approve weekly creditor payments
  • Oversee business systems, upgrades, changes and resolution of issues
  • Ad hoc projects as & when required, including, internal audit, implementation of management reporter (reporting tool), upgrading payroll system, payroll tax audits etc.
The successful applicant will be CA or CPA qualified with several years post qualified experience and have recently worked in a similar role and ideally have some experience in a diversified company. You will be primarily tasked with the management, development and coaching of the financial team, and will be a natural leader with a focus on the long-term business strategy and aligns thinking and planning accordingly.

You will use your expertise to act as finance authority for the group on planning, organizing, prioritizing and overseeing activities to efficiently meet business objectives.

For further information please contact Sara Vanderheld on 07 3854 3804 or apply below.