Our client is a global business that specialises in the distribution and wholesale of goods across Australia and New Zealand. They pride themselves on delivering a fantastic product to their customers, which has resulted in continual growth.
This business has instantly recognisable brands, partners with the leading retailers in Australia as well as overseas and has a formidable market presence.
Your role as Finance Manager will be varied across accounting, operational and commercial duties. Your responsibilities will include:
Oversee smooth running of the day-to-day accounting function whilst supporting the requirements for reporting and preparation of statutory accounts
Managing audit requirements and ensure internal controls are in place and operating effectively
Mentor and develop your team
Partner with core stakeholders on budgets
Supporting new product development investment proposals through to launch
Identification of trends and key business drivers, and maximisation of customer pricing (including trading terms, trade spend and product and freight costs)
Management of the fixed asset register
Management of monthly payroll
Management of GST and FBT returns
Ad hoc projects focusing on systems and process improvement
To be considered for this Finance Manager position, our client is considering the following background:
Professionally qualified as an Accountant (e.g. CA, ACA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent)
Have a strong broad accounting background
MUST have worked in a relatable inventory based business – e.g. FMCG, consumer durables etc.
Proven prior staff management experience
Excellent business acumen and an analytical mind
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
If you are keen to apply for this Finance Manager role, please contact Patrick Ashton at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5645, quoting reference 6433 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.