Senior Management Accountant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Accounting & Finance
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$130000 per annum
REF: BBBH232470_1556940915

Senior Management Accountant

Melbourne, CBD

Ambition Recruitment is proud to be partnering with a renowned International FMCG giant based in Melbourne. They started as a small family owned business and are now a listed household name. The best part of all of this as they have retained their values throughout their journey to becoming one of the key players in their industry.

The role:

You will be the Senior Management Accountant, sitting within the FP&A function, you will play a key part in driving the business through budgeting and forecasting and offering meaningful analysis that will aid decision making and improve business performance.

Key duties will include:

  • Assist in the budgeting and forecasting process

  • Fulfil key management accounting requirements including contributing to an efficient and accurate month end close

  • Support the FP&A leadership team to partner with key stakeholders, educating the business on budgets/forecasts and financial implications of key decisions.

  • Variance analysis and commentary

  • Empower stakeholders to understand performance with detailed reporting and also provide timely, accurate ad-hoc assistance for stakeholders to be fully informed regarding business performance.

  • Analysis of ROI and business performance

Skills and experience required:

  • Qualified Accountant with previous experience in management accounts, ideally within a large, listed organisation
  • A positive approach to change and the ability to adapt quickly
  • Detailed understanding of budgeting and forecasting.
  • Advanced Excel skills

What will make your application stand out?

  • Experience in creating reports that blend operational and financial information in a way that encourages interaction and informs decisions
  • Previous experience within an FMCG or dairy business
  • Cognos TM1 experience would be advantageous.

What is in it for you?

You will be joining a high performing team lead by a very experienced Leader who gives you the opportunity to shine through improving processes and continuing to learn and grow in the business.

The business is well known for secondments and opportunities to work internationally.

Flexibility and a great environment and team to work with.