Financial Reporting Manager

Job Title: Financial Reporting Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $140000 - $150000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-10
Reference: JO-1906-95909
Contact Name: Karen Ireland
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 18:39

Job Description

About the Company

Established to facilitate a more dynamic and responsive energy market, our client is looking to deliver innovative energy solutions for their customers through a diverse mix of generation capacity and investment in renewable energy projects. To support the formation of the new Finance Team we are looking to recruit a technically focused Accounting Professional with a strong business partner focus.  There will be a number of projects that this individual will support and drive including a new ERP implementation and establishment of the reporting framework.  

About the Role

Reporting to the Financial Controller, with a close working relationship with Senior Management, your role will be pivotal in the set-up of the new Finance Team and the management reporting procedures and processes.  This is a hands on role in a challenging yet rewarding environment. Your key duties will include but not limited to:
  • Preparation of the annual corporate plan, annual statement of corporate intent, and quarterly forecasts
  • Preparation of statutory financial information to meet regulatory reporting requirements
  • Contribute to the development of board level presentation of financial and non-financial information
  • Drive the development of company-wide financial process and controls
  • Lead the implementation of a new ERP system
  • Lead the design and implementation of effective management reports
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual; budgeting, profit & loss, balance sheet and cash flow reporting including coordinating and consolidating the required data, and analysis of financial variance to plan
  • Prepare profitability analysis of and reporting for assets
  • Provide support and advice to management and budget holders in interpreting financial reports
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop processes to ensure the accuracy and availability of information
  • Promoting financial awareness amongst all business representatives, provide training where appropriate.

About You

To be successful in the role you will have experience in a similar role and a proven track record in the leading a financial reporting function in a commercial organisation. It is essential for you to be CA/CPA qualified and have an excellent understanding of accounting standards working in a highly regulated environment.  A sound understanding or experience of derivative and hedge accounting would be ideal, along with experience in an ERP implementation.  Possessing the ability to resolve issues and pursue business opportunities as they are identified, you will need demonstrate that you have a strong commercial acumen with highly developed communication skills. It is essential that you are a natural influencer with the ability to engage as a true business partner.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Karen Ireland on 07 3023 1026, quoting ref no. JO-1906-95909. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at