Senior Accountant

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive Salary
May 04, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

This role reports into the Finance Manager. This position is responsible for financial reporting, accounting, and improving financial reporting processes.

Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the preparation of midyear/end year financial reports and provide guidance on the disclosure requirements and the impact of any new accounting standards
  • Complete analysis and review of the financial results, which will include assisting with the preparation of the relevant reporting required
  • Lead the coordination and management of the capital projects process and ensuring the fixed asset accounting policy is adhered to
  • Be responsible for the coordination and management of the accounting process, ensuring the accounting policy is being adhered to
  • Responsible for components of month end and budget/forecast process activities, including accounting for key accounting estimates and judgements, preparation of commentary on the balance sheet, cash flow and capital expenditure positions, and the preparation and review of general ledger reconciliations.
  • Produce high quality financial information for stakeholders and commercial decision making

  • Control & Audit
  • Assist in reviewing and establishing Policies, Standard Operating Procedures and ensure compliance to the Group policies.
  • Support audit process (Internal and External)
  • Support the annual audit and taxation filing process
  • Initiate process improvements on current finance activities to provide better information more efficiently

  • Requirements:
  • Experience: Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with at least 2 years in a similar position. Preferred background from Consumer Goods, Luxury Goods, Travel Retail or FMCG.
  • Education : Degree preferably in Finance or Accounting. CA/CPA qualification is required.
  • Languages : English
  • Skills and Knowledge:
  • Sound working knowledge of management accounting and financial accounting principles/policies
  • Seasoned in statutory reporting and financial accounting activities
  • Good working knowledge of: SAP Advanced MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word knowledge is a must
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work well with people across levels

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