Management Accountant

Monica Clare Recruitment

Koppers Australia is seeking a Management Accountant with production accounting experience to join their successful Newcastle operation.

  • Utilise your manufacturing/production industry expertise
  • A US owned business with a strong history in Newcastle
  • A true mentoring opportunity for career development
Koppers Australia is a leading diversified manufacturer of quality carbon materials, chemicals and treated wood products vital to a range of industries in Australasia and the Pacific.
Koppers Australia is a fully owned and integrated subsidiary of global company Koppers Inc.
Koppers pride themselves on putting the care and protection of people, the environment, and communities above all else.
Reporting to the Business Analyst, this newly created role is primarily responsible for end-to-end financial and cost accounting tasks. In addition to preparing and/or submitting the end of month financials for review, this opportunity will allow you to utilise your experience within manufacturing/production and demonstrate your ability to work comfortably under pressure.  You will be recognised and rewarded for your contribution by the strong and supportive management team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • General ledger control, including sub-ledgers, and running month-end close
  • Capital expenditure appraisals and reporting
  • Fixed asset register maintenance
  • Production/cost accounting
  • Financial and management reporting requirements
  • Forecasting and budgeting reporting/analysis
  • Assist with the migration of Navision to the latest platform
  • Support end-to-end for accounts payable, receivable, payroll and expense processing
  • Support Company tax; Payroll tax; GST; FBT

  • 5+ years of production accounting experience with a medium to large manufacturing business
  • Commerce/Accounting degree with relevant professional qualification (CPA/CA)
  • In-depth understanding of job costings
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent analytical, organisational and conceptual skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • An ability to identify and resolve problems complemented with initiative and follow-up
Employees have shared the business has an easy-going and team-oriented style.  They offer flexibility to attend appointments and have a passionate, successful, and stable workforce.

  • An additional 4.5% super payment through salary sacrifice
  • Successful business with a long history. The Newcastle operation has been established for over 45 years
  • Flexibility and support from the management team.
  • Work uniform provided
Please click APPLY or for a confidential discussion please reach out to Simon Rutten 0447 718 446.