Financial Accountant & Business Partner

Location: Sydney, CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $80K - $90K + Super + Bonus
Contact: Justin Wong
Call: Justin
Reference: 6950

The Company

Our client is an investment business widely recognised as an employer of choice due to the time and energy they put in to the success of both, training their team and driving their company forward.

This is a company with an outstanding track record, driven by a senior leadership team that is brimming with talent and that are passionate about passing on their knowledge.

This role represents the chance to join a welcoming and talented team of 25 finance staff in a business that is small enough to maintain a great culture, whilst being big enough to have a multinational presence.

Some key highlights about this employer:

  • Market leading remuneration and bonuses.

  • Multiple avenues for future career progression.

  • Work in an atmosphere of continuous learning and mentorship. Full training will be provided.

  • Work from home 2 days per week.

  • High-performance culture. Work with a finance team of highly talented and intelligent peers.

  • Report directly to a supportive, intelligent, and nurturing Financial Controller with a track record of developing her team.

  • Operate from state-of-the-art A-Grade offices centrally located in the Sydney CBD.

The Role

With its broad remit, coupled with the continuing expansion of the business, there will be significant opportunities for your position as Financial Accountant & Business Partner to grow.

Please note that full training will be provided and they are essentially searching for candidates with a strong learning ability and great attitude.

In your position you will play an important role within the team. You will be able to draw on a wealth of knowledge internally and report directly to a Big 4 trained Financial Controller. More specific duties that you will be trained to take on in this role will include:

  • Providing detailed monthly and quarterly reporting with commentary.

  • Preparation of annual financial statements and tax returns.

  • Assisting with budgeting and forecasting.

  • Updating financial models.

  • Business partnering and becoming a contact for a variety of stakeholders.

  • Assisting with financial analysis.

  • Assisting with commercial issues as they arise.

  • Work on projects and process improvement initiatives.

As you grow into the role and expand your knowledge, your duties will evolve and can move in a variety of directions.

Your Background

To be considered for this appealingly broad and challenging Financial Accountant & Business Partner role you must possess the majority of the following attributes:

  • Have a strong academic track record (credit average in Degree as a minimum) coupled with CA / CPA studies (or equivalent qualifications being completed or recently finalised).

  • Ambitious to learn and grow your career within a high performance culture.

  • Had a solid grounding in either; a month-end flavoured accounting role OR be making a move from a Chartered firm.

  • Those with a solid grounding working as an Assistant Accountant, Management Accountant, Financial Analyst, Auditor or Financial Accountant (or equivalent) are welcome to apply for this role.

If you are keen to find out more about this Financial Accountant & Business Partner position, please contact Justin Wong at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5646, quoting reference 6950 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.