Financial Accounting Manager

Location Brisbane
Job Type Contract
Reference JO-2102-103019_1613990622
Posted 13 days ago

This leading Primary Resource Company based in Brisbane's CBD is looking to hire a Financial Accounting Manager on a short term contract. Reporting directly to the Group Financial Controller this role will take responsibility for delivering Accounting and Financial Reports across the business. The ideal candidate will be CA qualified and have a background in audit or strong Financial Reporting experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of Financial Statements for the Group and its subsidiaries
  • Review of balance sheet reconciliations monthly
  • Advise on technical accounting standards
  • Coordination of the Year-End external audit.
  • Lead the preparation of half year and annual statutory accounts, including project manage and coordinate the Group audit process
  • Responsible for the IFRS 16 lease accounting standard
  • Responsible for application of new accounting standards, including leading the implementation of the standard
  • Working with the fixed asset officers to maintain the fixed asset register for financial reporting purposes
  • Manage and maintain Group-wide accounting policies on capital assets - PPE, intangibles and leases

Key Requirements:

  • CA/CPA qualified
  • Big 4 audit background or Financial Reporting/Consolidated experience
  • Experience working across complex organisations with multiple entities
  • Extensive experience with technical accounting standards
  • Previous experience in a similar financial reporting position
  • Strong report writing and presentation skills
  • Advanced experience in the creation and delivery of technical accounting papers
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and AASB's
  • Strong knowledge and experience with IFRS 16

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 Michael Donnelly on 07 3023 1092, quoting ref no. JO-2102-103019. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at