Senior Financial Accountant - Construction

  • 16-04-24
  • $130K - $150K + Super
  • North Shore and Northern Beaches
  • Full-time
  • Large company with opportunity
  • Group reporting, revenue analysis and business partnering
  • Multinational construction & engineering organisation
  • North Shore, $130K - $150K + Super

Senior Financial Accountant - Construction - North Shore

Company Background

Our client is a globally recognised name in the construction space. They have a strong pipeline of projects in the APAC region. The corporate finance team is an impressive, technical powerhouse and the hiring managers are mainly Big 4 trained and/or have a strong track record of achievement. This creates a fantastic learning environment.

They genuinely care about the people in their organisation and invest in development & training across the business. Being a larger organisation there are obvious career paths from this role.

They are looking for career-minded, collaborative individuals who will fit the existing culture they have cultivated. 

The Role

This role reports to the Group Finance Manager and is responsible for:

  • Perform monthly corporate overhead analysis – investigation and commentary on actual versus budgeted expenditure and liaison with Functional Heads
  • Working with business unit managers to coordinate monthly forecasting, quarterly review and annual budgeting process
  • Analysis and reporting of staff utilisation on various projects and tenders
  • Assist in the preparation of financial input book for UK reporting and associated work papers
  • Review various accounting treatments and preparation of year-end disclosures
  • Review and reconcile various balance sheet accounts such as prepayments, accrued income, accrued expenses, provisions and clearing accounts
  • Prepare and review journal entries including accruals, prepayments, consolidation elimination, one-off large transactions
  • Perform monthly profit and loss and balance sheet variance analysis

Your Background

To be considered for this role you will be fully CA or CPA qualified. You will already be a strong technical accountant with experience in:

  • Monthly management reporting including P&L, Cashflow and balance sheet
  • Annual financial statement preparation
  • Strong knowledge of local accounting standards demonstrated on your resume

Ideally, the client is looking to hire candidates who have a foundation in their career, working for a reputable accounting firm. This is their first preference for a hire.

An ambitious, hard-working nature coupled with a passion for learning will mean you will fit in well with the culture of the team.

If you are keen to apply for this Senior Financial Accountant role, please contact Adele at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5647, quoting reference 8553 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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