Head of Finance

  • 19-11-23
  • $150K - $170K + Super + 10% Bonus potential
  • CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
  • Full-time
  • Lead Finance Role
  • Broad Head of Finance role supervising a team of 2 accounts staff
  • Reputable construction & fit-out company with multiple active and exciting projects
  • Sydney CBD. Salary: $150K - $170K + Super + 10% Bonus potential.

Head of Finance - Construction & Fit-out - CBD

Company Background

Our client is a prominent medium-sized and well-respected construction & office fit-out business. With bright modern offices and an energising culture coupled with a hybrid working model; this is a business that represents a great place to work. 

This business has been thriving for over 20 years and have built their reputation on innovative design principles, being thought leaders, working smart, and providing continuous development opportunities for staff members.

As a business, they have exciting plans in the pipeline with a goal of doubling in size in the next three years. We are looking for people who are excited to be part of this growth journey which is sure to involve fascinating work and the chance to advance your career. 

The Role

As Head of Finance, your role will take overall responsibility for the smooth running of all finance-related activities of the company.

As the Head of Finance, you will provide meaningful reporting and insights to aid decision-making at both an executive and operational level.

Your role as Head of Finance will include (but not be limited to):

  • Oversight and management of the accounts department (2 staff) to ensure accurate delivery of all reporting activities
  • Work as a key member of the ELT and prepare the monthly ELT reporting pack highlighting the financial performance of projects
  • Business partner and provide advice to multiple stakeholders
  • Provide KPI operational and financial analysis
  • Budgeting in consultation with stakeholders
  • Manage relationships with external parties such as Bankers, Auditors, Tax Accountants etc
  • Continuously evolve and ensure financial and internal controls, systems and policies are in place 
  • Drive improvements to increase efficiencies, minimise risk and ensure legal compliance

Your Background

In order to be considered for this Head of Finance role you will meet the majority of the following criteria:

  • Professionally qualified as an Accountant (e.g. CA, CPA, CIMA, or equivalent)
  • Experience working in a relatable project-centri industry, e.g. construction, property development, fit-outs etc. is a pre-requisite
  • Demonstrable accounting skills to produce the numbers and the analytical smarts to ‘tell the story’ behind them
  • Excellent communication skills, proven stakeholder management abilities and an upbeat demeanor are pre-requisites to be able to effectively communicate with a variety of personalities
  • Aspiration and excitement to both, help grow a business and in-turn advance your own career
  • Those working in relatable roles such as Senior Finance Manager, Finance Director or Financial Controller with relevant experience are encouraged to apply

If you are keen to apply for this Head of Finance role, please contact David Landau at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5641, quoting reference 8117 or click on 'apply now' below.

Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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