Financial Controller - FMCG

Job title : Financial Controller - FMCG
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Adam Schofield
Contact email : aschofield@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : 1256051
Based in Melbourne's Inner Eastern suburbs, our client is a well known FMCG leader within their space. With a highly regarded leadership team, they continue to lead their competition in the markets in which operate.

In this leadership position reporting through to the CFO, your role will be a broad and dynamic one. You will be principally responsible for leading the corporate accounting function and for ensuring effective controls and accurate reporting to support commercial decision-making.

More specifically, your key responsibilities will include:

• Leading, mentoring and developing a small team
• Ensuring timely and accurate completion of tax and statutory obligations
• Develop and implement group accounting policies and procedures
• Lead the audit process and be the key liaison with external parties
• Manage the budgeting & forecasting process

CA/CPA qualified, you ideally will have commenced your career within a Big 4 or mid-tier firm and will have since gained experience within a medium to large scale business. 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. You will elicit natural leadership qualities and are likely to have aspirations to further progress your career.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic and high calibre candidate to become part of an iconic FMCG business in this leadership role. You will be joining a renowned and highly regarded company who has an outstanding culture and who offers exceptional career development opportunities.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Adam Schofield at: aschofield@sharpandcarter.com.au