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Group Financial Controller - top tier professional services firm

Job Title: Group Financial Controller - top tier professional services firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Circa $230,000 p.a. plus bonus
Reference: 2898422
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: March 04, 2019 11:03

Job Description

The Opportunity

My client is a top-tier global law firm seeking a technical and Group Financial Controller. They pride themselves on maintaining a culture of performance, flexibility and career enrichment for their staff. 

Reporting directly into the CFO you will lead the accounting function and external tax compliance for the firm.

You be called to lead and mentor a team six accountants. Managing and delegating their work you will essentially oversee the firm's external reporting requirements, complete tax compliance, maintain internal controls, as well as plan and manage the yearly audit process.

Additionally you will support the business with ad-hoc duties as required by the Firm and it's Partners.


You will not only be a technically accomplished CA or CPA, but you'll also have a passion for leading and mentoring teams and for identifying and driving process change.

The successful candidate will have 10 years + previous experience in the workplace, with previous experience working for mid-sized to large professional services firm, with a heavy preference to those coming from the legal sector. You will have overseen financial reporting and statutory accounts (particularly Tax) in your last role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Phillip Pham on 02 9775 5922. Or to submit your CV hit "apply".