Finance/Administration Manager

Recruiter
Conquest Accounting
Location
Fortitude Valley, Brisbane
Salary
85000 - 89999 AUD Per Year
Posted
24 Oct 2018
Closes
06 Nov 2018
Job role
Accountant

One of our clients is a very well-established business in the building/construction industry in the Brisbane Southside (Acacia Ridge).  This client has been operating for over 24 years and is looking for a motivated finance/administration manager to take their business to the next level.

The business has several divisions and needs to strengthen its leadership team with a capable accountant with commercial credentials.

The role

You will be responsible for the management and operation of the finance and administration function of the business, and the role includes (but not limited to) the following tasks:

  • Prepare/oversee internal accounts
  • Oversight of the administration team (currently 3 staff)
  • General administration
  • Develop and implement internal procedures and reporting systems
  • Conduct financial analysis of the business operations
  • Monitor cashflow, accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Prepare information for external accountant and other stakeholders
  • Provide advice to managing director as required

The successful applicant will have demonstrated ability to perform both financial and administrative functions within a busy work environment.

About you

You will be a proactive self-motivated individual possessing the drive to deliver a positive customer experience based on the business’ core values of honesty and integrity.  Your approachable demeanour and your ability to multi-task without compromising work ethic or high standards in a team environment will be highly regarded.  The role has significant scope for growth and professional development, and your demonstrated willingness to grow and evolve into this position will be essential.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will report to the managing director and will possess the following skills:

  • Accounting degree qualification
  • At least 5 to 7 years’ experience in Australia
  • CA/CPA qualified or nearing completion
  • MYOB software

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be CPA or CA qualified with relevant commercial experience in the building and construction industry.  You will have a minimum of 5 to 7 years' experience, sound technical knowledge and well-developed interpersonal skills. The ability to work as a close-knit team member and to liaise at all levels within the organisation is a must.

Salary package will start at $85,000 (plus superannuation) and will be based on experience.

All applicants are treated in the strictest of confidence.

Please no recruitment companies.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

To apply, please submit a cover letter outlining why you would be suitable together with your CV to kerryn@conquestaccounting.com.au.