Financial Controller

Sutton Recruitment Pty Ltd

This long standing, highly reputable Canberra based group has grown significantly in recent years necessitating the creation of this position.

  • Long established and fast growing Canberra region based Group
  • Relaxed/professional and highly modern working environment including free gym
  • Opportunity to grow and develop from a highly experienced CFO
This long-established Canberra based company/group in the construction industry has experienced significant growth, particularly over the past 10 years, and now employs over 350 staff.
With this ongoing growth there is the requirement to further build the finance team resulting in this newly created new position.
Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and supported by 2 direct reports, you will take responsibility for the following:
  • Budgeting preparation and management reporting including performance analysis
  • Project accounting and analysis
  • Cash flow management
  • Financial statements preparation and ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation etc
  • Oversight of the AP and AR functions
With the impending replacement of the ERP, you will also play a role in the implementation of the new system.
To be successful in this exciting role, you will be at least degree qualified with CA/CPA qualifications desired.  You will also have demonstrated commercial experience and success in a similar position or be ready to take the step up.  Experience in or exposure to construction and/or property or in a similar project based environment will also be highly regarded (but not essential).
You will have the ability to lead and motivate a small team and have a strong customer service focus ensuring the needs of the business are met.  You will, of course, be well organised and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
This is a tremendous opportunity to work with a highly experienced Chief Financial Officer who will assist you continue to grow your career in an organisation that is a true leader in its industry.  You will also have the opportunity to work in a brand new building with a free gym and car parking on site.
A salary in the range of $120,000 - $150,000 plus super is available for the successful candidate, commensurate with experience, qualifications and attitude.