Finance Manager | $700-$880/day incl. Super | 4 mth contract

Job title: Finance Manager | $700-$880/day incl. Super | 4 mth contract
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Location: Sydney CBD
Contract: Contract
Salary: $650-$800/day + super
Salary low: 600
Salary high: 630
Duration: 4 months
Contact: Rob Francis
Call: Rob
Email: email Rob
Reference: 3367558
Job Summary
  • $650 - $800/day + super
  • Sydney CBD location w/WFH
  • 4-month contract with immediate start
About the company:
This NSW government agency provides financial services across corporate areas including Finance, Administration, Project Management and Corp. Planning and Risk Management divisions. It is responsible for setting the strategic direction and guiding an extended network of public agencies to deliver assessments and advice on major financial programs.
 
About the role:
The Finance Manager leads the team in the delivery of the financial program requirements. Setting the strategy and structure that manages the manages the month end and year end reporting, transaction management and statutory reporting across the department. Collaborates with the department’s leaders to deliver projects, identify opportunities, and provides advice on financial reporting and analysis of the different business units.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts and month end and year end reporting.
  • Team management, leading and developing a team of Accounting professionals
  • Participate in regular board meetings and prepare subsequent papers.
  • Oversee the transactional accounting processes like AP and AR.
  • Support the executive committee in all financial management activities and provide advice on the status of budgeting, statistical reporting, funding and governance of the long term and short-term fiscal plans.
  • Collaborate with department heads to support the completion of annual financial statements.
  • Lead the financial analysis in support of the budgeting process.
  • Review finance systems processes to ensure they are aligned with the requirements.
  • Lead and develop a team of finance professionals.
  • Analyse the efficiency and effectiveness of financial and accounting processes and communicate any feedback to Finance and Operations teams.
About you:
  • CPA or CA qualified
  • 8+ Years’ experience in a similar Financial Management role within a complex organisation
  • Team Management experience required
  • Government experience highly regarded
  • SAP Experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Stakeholder management across a diverse group of leaders.
  • Immediately available candidates preferred.
  • Must have Permanent Residency or Citizenship
 
Please apply if you are interested. Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have any questions, please contact Robert@ashdownpeople.com.au or call on 02 8296 9803