Senior Commercial Accountant

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Accounting & Finance
Salary: Up to AU$125000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH232737_1557284258

Growing listed business seeking a Senior Commercial Accountant

About The Role

  • Month end financial and management accounting, reporting, analysis and support
  • Preparation of the financial cycle in relation to budgets, forecasts and current working views
  • To be a valued business partner of the Operations and Supply Chain North teams providing value adding insights to the business to support decision making
  • Support the business in analysis to continually reduce the end to end supply chain cost base to ensure Grains is well positioned to compete
  • Provide reliable and timely analytical support to the Operations and Supply Chain teams within Grains
  • Support the delivery of Procurement initiatives for Grains
  • Assist with the weekly dashboard reporting and provision of day 3 flash result for the business unit

Key Challenges

  • Assist in process improvements and best practice governance across the finance function
  • Understanding and working with multiple systems - being able to quickly consolidate information from various sources
  • Weekly and Month end deadlines as well as ASX reporting requirements
  • Multiple locations and customers, high degree of business complexity, maintaining timely and reliable performance reporting to internal and external stakeholders and managing stakeholder expectations.

About You

  • CA or CPA qualified accountant with at least 2-4 years post qualified experience
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of finance systems (Preferably TM1 & SAP)
  • Demonstrated advanced skills in MS Excel
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and business partnering
  • Ability to be pro-active in assisting to improve systems and processes
  • Strong leadership, people management and communication skills
  • Accuracy and time management skills
  • Good decision-making ability and analytical skills


  • Experience in budget development and administration in a complex organization highly desirable
  • Knowledge of SAP/Business Warehouse or a similar ERP system
  • Experience of working with multiple business types in a large business.