Job Details

Sydney CBD
$600 - $700 per day, Benefits: + Super
Job Type
Andrew McPherson
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6 months ago
Leading Australian financial services group and employer of choice have an urgent contract role within their financial accounting area due to an internal secondment.

Reporting to the financial controller and you will lead a team of on and offshore resources in delivering:

  • Monthly journals, ensuring compliance with accounting policies and procedures
  • Analytic reviews on a monthly basis
  • Financial accounts, notes and audit schedules
  • Review and approval of high risk processes
  • Reconciliations and payments
  • Change impacts on areas of responsibility, as well as initiating and driving standardisation and financial control improvements
  • Effective consultative relationships with peers across Finance
  • BAU work, training and testing arrangements with outsourced provider
  • Leadership, mentoring and stakeholder management

This role will run for a minimum of 9 months but will likely extend beyond that.

Required skills and experience:

  • CA/CPA Qualified
  • 3 - 5 years in a team leadership experience
  • Strong financial accounting, month end and financial control experience
  • Banking, wealth management or insurance experience
  • Strong stakeholder management and presentation skills
  • Process improvement mindset

if this role is of interest, you have the right experience and are available to start at short notice please apply using the link including a Word copy of your resume.