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Group Accounting Manager - global market leader

Job Title: Group Accounting Manager - global market leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Circa 160k level, dependent on experience
Reference: 3099518a
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: February 07, 2020 17:46

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 FD, the Corporate Reporting Manager will build and manage the financial accounting team tasked with the regions statutory and fiscal reporting requirements as well as ensure

Additionally, the role will also support the Country FD in working capital/cash management, take part in audits, P&L and B/S reviews and other ad-hoc projects.

  • Sound technical accounting knowledge and analytical skills
  • Full CA / CPA or overseas equivalent qualifications
  • 8 years + PQE experience as well as previous experience at a FM (minimum) or FC level
  • Previous experience working in a similar financial reporting role for a large, complex business (ideally multinational) with matrix reporting structures and tight reporting deadlines. Exposure to SOX environments will be highly regarded
  • Are a demonstrated people manager
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.