Senior Financial Accountant / Team Leader - Contract to Perm

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$140000 per annum
REF: BBBH223419_1530171274

The Company

My client is a large and well-established financial services firm who have experienced recent growth. They are committed to attracting and retaining the highest quality talent and strive to create a culture where teams and individuals are rewarded for excellence. They have a diverse workforce, are committed to offering flexible work hours and offer numerous opportunities for professional growth.

The currently have a role for a highly talented Team Leader within their Financial Control team. This role is initially being recruited as a contract, so immediate starts are available, but it is to fill a permanent need within the business. Successful candidates could therefore become a permanent employee in the near future.

The Role

Reporting to the Financial Controller your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide leadership to a 6 person team.
  • Support the provision of accounting and reporting services to support the Financial Control team.
  • Ensure month-end requirements, including statutory and regulatory reporting are completed in a timely manner.
  • Implement and monitor accounting policies and internal controls.
  • Perform inter-company transaction reconciliations.
  • Manage capital expenditure.

The Candidate

Successful candidates will have:

  • An accounting qualification.
  • Experience with statutory and regulatory accounting.
  • An ambitious and driven approach with exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • The ability to build rapport with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • A high level of initiative and the ability to manage complex issues when they arise.

To be considered for the role, please apply ASAP and I will provide feedback on your application soon.

Julian Soames

Principle Consultant - Banking and Financial Services