Commercial Finance Manager

Job title : Commercial Finance Manager
Location : New South Wales
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1472588
The Company  
With a strong national footprint, this successful manufacturing business boasts a diversified portfolio of products supporting iconic Australian industries and organisations. With group turnover in excess of $200M, an invested global parent and an appetite to grow, this is an ideal time to join their finance team in a high profile role supporting the commercial capability for the group.

The Role
This role will drive financial, operational, process and system improvements and performance excellence across the Group. Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide analytical, accounting and management reporting services and financial insight that drives decision making across all areas of the business.
  • Partner and support the CFO and CEO to assist in the identification and execution of business improvement activities and strategic initiatives leading to improved margins and profitability.
  • Lead strategic initiatives across the group including system improvements, enhanced reporting capabilities and commercial projects. 
  • Support pricing decisions, product costing, investment performance, materials procurement and strategy development and execution.
  • Own and drive the budgeting and forecasting process, working with key stakeholders to provide insight and trends. 
  • Development and ownership of management reporting and packs.
  • Responsibility for internal controls and corporate governance.
  • Manage, develop and nurture a small commercial support team.
The Person   
You will be CA/CPA qualified + have an understanding of manufacturing processes and supporting commercial outcomes in this environment. You will have 5-7 years experience in a commercial partner focused role. Previous exposure to manufacturing, warehousing and distribution in a high volume
environment coupled with demonstrated commercial acumen and experience in strategy development and process improvement. Experience with Power BI or similar required. 

  • Homebush area, close to public transport and parking options.
  • Hybrid WFO / WFH model - 3/2.
  • Parent company is a listed global leader - huge backing and support plus career opportunities.
  • Path to CFO available. 
  • Beside the BAU this role will have a strong commercial, strategy and improvement focus. 
How to Apply 
Please express your interest by applying online. Online applications will be given preference. For a confidential discussion, please contact Sarah Fitzgerald at or Jeff Harvey at