Group Accountant | Newly created position | $125k package

ThompsonCook

A rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced accountant who is looking to make their first move from PWC, KPMG, EY or Deloitte

  • Inner city location | Newly created position | International retailer
  • Key progression and development path | Gain people management experience
  • Join one of the most desirable sectors for high calibre Accountants
  • Inner city location | Newly created position | International retailer
  • Key progression and development path | Gain people management experience
  • Join one of the most desirable sectors for high calibre Accountants
The Opportunity

Our client is one of Australia's fastest growing fashion retailers with a strong presence both nationwide and internationally. They offer a collaborative working culture, which in addition to their dynamic and fast paced environment makes them an enjoyable place to work. Working alongside senior executives and multiple senior stakeholders, this role requires someone with excellent communication skills and the confidence to identify and drive business improvements. 

The Challenge

This is a hands-on group accountant role, with one direct report. The successful applicant will be comfortable taking on a broad range of responsibilities at all levels, while having the motivation to progress and develop their own skill set. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, your duties will include the following:

Specifically your responsibilities will include: 
  • Developing and preparing the monthly group consolidated results and reporting to the executive board with results 
  • Overseeing the month-end process and general ledger maintenance
  • Preparing and reviewing of balance sheet reconciliation
  • Owning production of financial results at month-end and year-end
  • Assisting in the preparation of cash flow reporting models for all company-owned markets
  • Preparing quarterly board reports and annual financial statements
  • Creating and implementing financial policies and procedures and identifying opportunities for process and control improvements
The Expertise

Please consider expressing interest in this position if you possess the following:
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in a similar position 
  • Making your first move from either KMPG, Deloitte, EY or PWC 
  • Prior experience in retail is highly advantageous
  • Proven ability to build effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to identify and and drive process improvement initiatives that will benefit both the finance function and wider team. 
The Next Step

If this position will enhance your career and you would like further details on the client, the role, remuneration or a copy of the position description, please call Hayley McKay for a confidential discussion on 0491 237 829.  
Or alternatively please apply per the link below.