Country Finance Manager – FP and A Support – Business Partnering – Melbourne – Australia

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Competitive Salary Package
Asia/Pacific Australia
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Number
Line of Business
Accounting & Finance
CEO & Board of Directors
Supply Chain & Operations
Gareth Mortimer

Our client is globally recognised multi-national organisation working within the manufacturing and infrastructure market. They are currently looking to hire a Head of Accounting type to join their team based in Melbourne, Australia where you would be responsible for consolidated financial overviews, business partnering, providing FP&A support, and leading the A&R team.

Country Finance Manager Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage monthly Flash results process, challenge and highlight variances to forecast commitment and communicate to local management & Portfolio Controller and Head of FP&A
  • Provide consolidated financial overview to Management and prepare actions to manage unforeseen risks
  • Major activities to be managed are Business Partnering for key functions and Regional Activities
  • Lead the A&R team and provide FPA support whilst developing a plan for optimising team effectiveness
  • Secure Governance and Integrity in all financial reporting of both Countries. With additional responsibility for the group Holding companies, ensuring complex technical accounting advise, Financial transactions are compliant with Company law, GAAP and IFRS accounting standards.
  • Prepare the monthly KPI reporting package, in cooperation with local controlling teams and review with the HoF & Portfolio Controller the updated Estimate and analysis. Provide additional analysis needed at Regional level to analyze results
  • Support HoF & Portfolio Controller during Forecast, Budget and Strat Plan exercises. Ensure on time delivery of all required deliverables to Regional Financial Planning & Analysis team.
  • Organize and structure the Cash Monitoring process for the HoF and align with the Portfolio Controller
  • Responsible for the integrity of the Financials in the country; ensuring quality and timely information is delivered in line with Group and Regional/Divisional expectations
  • Ensure standard Global processes are consistently and effectively applied within the entity in all areas of activity


  • Finance degree and/or any relevant professional related qualification
  • At least 4 years of working experience
  • Experience in a similar responsibility, working in an international environment
  • Highly developed understanding of Finance/Controlling processes and tools
  • Good working Knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Good technical accounting skills

If you are interested, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV to Gareth Mortimer at