Financial Accountant

Job title : Financial Accountant
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Job reference : 942580
Our client is a growing ASX listed retail organisation who has continued to invest in their stores / e-commerce area and are now the leading player in their market. Working within a high calibre finance division, this presents as an excellent opportunity to for a motivated Financial Accountant  

There is no more exciting industry to work in than retail as digital technology and online consumer habits continue to transform the entire industry. As our national business expands and evolves, so too does our need to engage talented people to continue to help drive our growth strategy.

Working in a collaborative and high performing finance function you will be a technical accounting and statutory reporting lead within the business

More specifically, your key responsibilities will include:
  • Producing monthly financial reports for executive team and the Board of directors
  • Timely and accurate completion of Half-Year and Full-Year statutory accounts
  • Accounting ownership of key financial statement accounts
  • FX forecasting and management
  • The implementation of financial process improvement initiatives to respond to the growing needs of the business
  • Lead contact on the audit process and be the key liaison with external parties
  • Annual insurance renewal program, and the administration of our new store set ups
  • Inventory and stock management
CA/CPA qualified, you ideally will have commenced your career within a Big 4 or mid-tier firm and looking for your first move into an industry environment. Alternatively, you may have since gained experience in a retail or ASX listed company. You will have an in-depth technical understanding combined with demonstrated commercial awareness. You will possess exceptional communication skills as your ability to interact, engage and influence stakeholders across the business will be crucial to your success. Prior experience within a retail or multi-site environment will be highly advantageous.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic and high calibre candidate to bring their knowledge and expertise to a truly unique business that continues to grow and expand in Australia. You will be joining an industry leader with an outstanding culture and with a strong future growth profile.
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Danielle Bower on 0473 489 543 or or Bre Wood on 0499 448 672 or 

Third party applications will be forwarded to Sharp & Carter.