Financial Controller

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$140000.00 - AU$155000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH223116_1529372279


Financial Controller

  • Fixed term contract till December 2019
  • Major Australian financial services group
  • Leadership and staff management role


Our client is a well-entrenched wealth management organisation providing solutions across financial advice, banking, superannuation and insurance. A long term contract is available for an experienced Financial Controller with cost and management reporting experience.

You will be responsible for providing financial accounting and financial control support to the Advice, Trustee and SMSF entities of the group. Specifically you will manage the financial reporting process for the relevant entities, comply with AIFRS requirements, ensure adherence to group accounting policy and work with management and external auditors in reviewing and addressing accounting issues. From an operational perspective you will ensure the integrity of the general ledger, manage local and offshore staff as well as contribute to strategic inputs relating to the performance of the team.

To be considered you will be an experienced financial controller / senoir financial accountant within financial services with exposure to cost, management accounting or a shared services environment. Technically you will have a strong appreciation accounting standards and principles with a track record of mentoring staff. Your excel skills will be advanced and you will have working knowledge of complex systems such as Essbase, Peoplesoft and Business Objects or similar.