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 one day from home and four in their modern newly refurbished offices, this is a business that has adapted well to the new way of working.
Reporting into a talented, supportive, and energising Big 4 trained CA who loves to develop her team, this is an excellent opportunity to learn within a stable and successful business you’ll be proud to say you work for.
As Senior Financial Accountant you will work closely with the Financial Accounting Manager as well as the Financial Controller. 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 reporting whilst also helping to drive exciting process improvement initiatives.
Other key duties will include but not be limited to:
Month-end close maintenance
Manage cash flow reporting and forecasting
Review and approve payments to creditors and employees
Balance sheet reconciliation
Act as the primary finance contact for the operations' team queries
Manage fixed assets reporting
Manage intercompany transactions and balances
Prepare and review balance sheet reconciliations
Manage property contracts for accounting impacts
Prepare calculations and disclosures for IFRS 16 Lease reporting
Prepare year-end financial statements and respond to audit requests
Review and prepare reporting for compliance (ie: ABS reporting and others)
Support the Financial Accounting Manager with reporting requirements
Involvement in ongoing project and process improvement initiatives
Review work of and coach junior team members such as the Financial Accountant and Assistant Accountant
To be considered for this Senior Financial Accountant position you will ideally meet the majority of the following criteria:
Either making your first move out of Chartered (audit or business services) or, have worked in Commercial in a similar role previously (commercial experience could include working as a Financial Accountant, Senior Accountant or equivalent)
If coming from commerce, you must have proven hands-on month-end reporting knowledge along with a stable work history
Professionally 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 stakeholders
Be excited to take on a position with a broad remit where you can add value, take on responsibility, and grow your skill set
If you are keen to find out more about this Senior Financial Accountant position, please contact David Landau at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5641, quoting reference 6154 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.