Financial Accountant

RECODE GROUP

Hyper growth FMCG organisation; Market leader; Huge brand presence; Work closely with a high performing Finance team and executive leadership team

  • Hyper growth FMCG; Huge brand presence; Excellent resume builder
  • Excellent salary on offer + Parking; Full time permanent Position
  • Fantastic culture with genuine care and focus on people and retention
LOCATION:                                                                        
Brookvale surrounds (Sydney Northern Beaches) - free parking available on-site.

 
SALARY:
Our client is looking for top performers and is willing to be flexible for the right candidate. Full time permanent position.

 
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Our client is a hyper growth FMCG business, possessing many years of experience within the market. They are recognised as an industry leader in their field. With significant brand presence, they have built one of the best reputations and brands within the market through a high-quality service and product offering and genuine focus on customer care. Known for innovation and disruption in their market, they have become an award-winning organisation who really lead the way in all that they do.

 
ABOUT THE ROLE:
Working closely with the Financial Controller, CFO and an impressive leadership team, you will be instrumental in working cross functionally with the business. This role will be critical in ensuring the company employs robust operational, budgeting, forecasting and reporting processes and delivers accurate and comprehensive reports and analysis to internal and external stakeholders.
This is an excellent opportunity for you to make a real difference but also leave your legacy on the business. This is a broad role which will encompass both financial and management accounting duties offering you fantastic long-term career opportunities and growth. If you have a desire to progress your career into more of a commercial and analytical pathway, this is a rare opportunity which will set you up for clear progression and success.

 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reporting to a high performing Financial Controller, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Business partner sales, marketing, operations and the leadership team to identify opportunities to increase profitability, competitor advantage, shareholder value and business growth;
  • Act as a critical finance lead to the leadership team who will seek your support and guidance on preparing key insights and analysis for key business decision making;
  • Ownership and delivery of month end closure procedures to ensure deadlines are met;
  • Financial reporting in accordance with Statutory requirements;
  • Support the Financial Controller with the management of the year end audit;
  • Establishment of accounting principles, practices, policies and procedures;
  • Ensure accountable for all direct and indirect tax lodgments, compliance and reporting including workers compensation lodgments and payroll tax.
  • Work with cross functional leaders for continuous improvements and innovation leveraging technologies and applications;
  • Support preparation of budgets, forecasts, variance analysis and board reporting;
  • Work closely with business leaders to support and develop financial models to assist in evaluating new business concepts, turning insights into operational measurements;
  • Provide financial advice and support to key business leaders to effectively and efficiently manage business operations and performance.
 
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
You may be a Big 4/Mid-Tier first mover looking for your first step into a broad commercial accounting position or have at least 2-3 years’ experience in a Financial Accountant/Management Accountant position. You are either already CA/CPA qualified or working towards completion. You possess month end experience and feel comfortable managing P&Ls. You have a deep desire to progress your career into a more commercial and analytical path. In addition, you will have:

  • Exposure to a mid-tier or large ERP system such as SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, Oracle or NetSuite.
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills. 
  • Ability to understand the financial accounting process and how data flows in the system.
  • Highly developed written & verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively manage a wide range of key stakeholders.
  • A positive attitude with the hunger to achieve great results.
  • Resilience and the ability to bounce back under pressure.
  • A team focus with the ability to handle tasks in a timely manner with the quality expected in a large business environment.
 
CULTURE AND BENEFITS:
This organisation fosters a diverse and inclusive environment with a passion for continuous learning and development. You will be surrounded by a group of highly collaborative people and will work closely with all functions of the group. This is an excellent opportunity to deliver great outcomes for the business but also accelerate your own career. If you are looking to leave your stamp on a business, then this is for you.

 
APPLY:
If you are ready to RECODE your career, please apply clicking the link and send your resume in word format. Feel free to reach out to Richard Skaf for further information.

 
FOLLOW US:
Follow Recode Group on LinkedIn and visit www.recodegroup.com.au for further information and for other interesting job opportunities.