Senior Financial Controller

Location: Sydney, CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $180K - $220K + Super + Bonus
Contact: David LLOYD Landau
Call: David
Reference: 6673

The Company

​Richard Lloyd have been exclusively retained to conduct a search for a Senior Financial Controller for our established and well-respected property client. They are a privately owned company, involved in investment, management and development of real estate including office, retail, industrial and residential.

Based in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, you will enjoy a conveniently located, bright and modern office coupled with a close-knit team environment. This position also comes with a parking spot.

As the Senior Financial Controller you will take responsibility for an appealingly broad range of tasks and have the opportunity to play an influential finance role.

With a terrific mentor in place who used to operate in this position, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow to become the CFO and ultimately the CFO / COO in future.

The Role

As the Senior Financial Controller, your role will be all encompassing and include (but not limited to):

  • Direct supervision of three direct reports to ensure the smooth running of the accounting, IT, and office administration for the business

  • Stakeholder relationship management (including family members, Directors, suppliers, Bankers, Lawyers, external Accountants, and Consultants)

  • Financial reporting, accounting, cash flow management and tax for multiple entities and individuals

  • Preparation of Board packs and reporting (including presenting at Board meetings)

  • Company Secretarial duties

  • FP&A including modelling, forecasting and budgeting

  • Preparing feasibilities and scenarios. Providing financial analysis of new business ideas

  • Playing a key role in business improvement projects

  • Financial management and reporting

  • Understanding and interpretation of accounting standards and reporting requirements

  • Risk management

  • Supplier contract management

  • Oversight of insurance

  • Financier management

  • Regulatory compliance (ATO, ASIC, etc.)

  • Management and strategy for non-real estate holding entities.

  • Provide strategic advice

Your Background

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

  • Professionally qualified as an Accountant (e.g. CPA / CA / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent)

  • Experience working within the property industry in a senior finance capacity is a pre-requisite (i.e. Senior Finance Manager, Financial Controller, Chief Finance Officer, Head of Finance or equivalent are encouraged to apply)

  • Desire and ability to work in a broad, hands-on, lead accounting capacity

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to proactively and confidently liaise with multiple stakeholders

  • Deadline driven, dedicated, detailed and results orientated

If you are keen to apply for this Senior Financial Controller role, please contact David Landau at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5641, quoting reference 6673 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.