Management Accountant - FMCG/Consumer Products

Job title : Management Accountant - FMCG/Consumer Products
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Circa $110,000 - $120,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Claudia Freiha
Contact email :
Job reference : CF957394
The Company
Our client is an market leading global manufacturing business with a well-established Australian presence. Focused on continuous growth, they are seeking a driven, ambitious individual to assist strategic decision making. This is an exciting opportunity with genuine internal progression 

The Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Finance Manager, your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in preparing annual budgets, strategic plans, quarterly forecasts, and monthly narratives
  • Financial Business Partnering: Support cross-functional teams with financial insights, prepare management reports, analyze variances, and track budget expenditures
  • Standard Costing: Maintain accurate inventory valuations and validate SKU data
  • Cost Analysis: Conduct monthly cost reviews, updates, and profitability analysis
  • Production Cost Review: Analyze production costs to identify cost-saving opportunities
  • Inventory Management: Assist with stocktakes, develop performance reports, ensure SOX compliance, and handle audit queries
  • Issue Resolution: Resolve inventory costing issues and communicate with stakeholders
  • Financial Closings: Support month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closings, including working papers and reconciliations
  • Ad Hoc Tasks: Engage in additional tasks and business projects as needed
The Successful Candidate will have:
  • Prior experience working within a product based industry (FMCG/Retail/Manufacturing/Pharmaceutical) will be beneficial to your ability to successfully business partner with your stakeholders
  • Robust expertise in financial reporting and analysis as well as strong excel skills
  • You will possess a self-motivated mindset with a keen eye for detail with the ability to truly influence conversations
  • CA/CPA qualified or working towards it ideal
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Claudia Freiha at