Commercial Accountant

Location: Sydney, CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $75K - $85K + Super
Contact: Chris Ballinger
Call: Chris
Reference: 6206

The Company

​Our client is an instantly recognisable media business with a range of well-known high profile brands.

With an extremely collaborative and upbeat office culture, this is an environment where all ideas are welcome. Working two days from home and three in their modern newly refurbished offices, this is a business that has adapted well to the new way of working.

Reporting in to a talented, supportive and energizing Commercial Manager who loves to develop her team, this is an excellent opportunity to learn within a stable & successful business you’ll be proud to say you work for.  

The Role

As the Commercial Accountant you will work closely with the Commercial Manager as well as the FP&A team. Your role will be broad and see you involved and exposed to an appealing range of duties. You will quickly become responsible for month end analysis and reporting whilst also helping to drive exciting process improvement initiatives.

Other key duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Analyse P&L for each department including GL transactions & payroll records

  • Act as the primary finance contact for the OPEX team queries

  • Prepare and build annual budgets

  • Present budgets to business / unit manager

  • Review contracts, identify frequency of revenue reports

  • Involvement in ongoing project and process improvement initiatives including a new system implementation

Your Background

To be considered for this Commercial Accountant position you will ideally meet the majority of the following criteria:

  • Either making your first move out of Chartered (ideally business services),

    or, have worked in Commercial in a similar role previously (commercial experience could include working as a Management Accountant, Financial Accountant or equivalent)

  • If coming from commerce, you must have proven hands-on month end reporting including budgeting & forecasting knowledge along with a stable work history

  • Part qualified as an Accountant (e.g. CA, CPA, ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) with a strong track record of progression and achievement

  • Have a passion for participating in projects and process improvements

  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to effectively liaise and partner with multiple non-finance stakeholders

  • Be excited to take on a position with a broad remit where you can add value, take on responsibility and grow your skillset

If you are keen to find out more about this Commercial Accountant position, please contact Chris Ballinger at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5641, quoting reference 6206 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.