Group Financial Controller

Job title : Group Financial Controller
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Tom Clarke
Contact email :
Job reference : 1449963
About the role

This is a key leadership role looking after the financial control function reporting to the well-regarded CFO. Managing a medium sized team, you will be responsible for the overall financial management of the organisation ensuring month end deadlines are met with balance sheet accuracy. You will be proven at achieving results through leading a finance team by providing direction, motivation, clear communication, mentorship, and prioritisation. This role requires a hands-on operator with a track record of driving change for function improvement.

  • Oversee the financial control team and help drive improvements through the function
  • Manage P&L, balance sheet & cash flow in accordance with IFRS and audit requirements
  • Manage the month-end timetable ensuring accurate and timely deliverables
  • Manage the governance and reporting process to fulfil statutory obligations
  • Deliver the group audit in-line with annual plan and existing processes
  • Contribute to the preparation of board and executive reports
  • Business partner to deliver annual reporting requirements in an organised and timely manner
  • Manage AP/AR & Payroll in a complex environment
  • Coach and mentor the team to drive positive outcomes in the business both operationally and commercially
  • Drive process improvement for longstanding function efficiencies   
Skills and Experience
  • CA / CPA Qualified
  • 15+ years finance leadership experience
  • Significant exposure to accounting in a Big-4 / Mid-tier environment
  • Strong technical finance experience
  • FMCG / Consumer / Retail / Tech background required
  • Proven experience leading and developing a high performing team
  • Proven ability and success in delivering change
  • Excellent communication to liaise with a broad range of stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a high change, transformational, complex environment
  • Self-motivated and resilient to drive function improvement
  • Great culture
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Central office location
  • Fantastic resume builder
  • ASX large corporate benefits
  • Competitive salary
About the company

This company is an industry leading multinational who is instantly recognisable possessing a great culture. This company, while a large corporate still has start-up values, and are seeking a passionate individual who wants to come on the journey with them and enjoy a fruitful and dynamic career.

To Apply

To discuss this opportunity in more detail, please contact Tom Clarke at