Finance Director

Location: Northern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Molly Green

The Company
Our client is a company that keeps innovation at the core of everything it does. It has strong brand presence in the consumer market and provides essential products through the B2B channels as well. With an overseas parent, they are well funded with a growth strategy in play for Australia.

The Role

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Finance Director will have primary day-to-day responsibility for all financial related activities of the company with a focus on business partnership, strategic and commercial advice, governance, finance transformation, reporting and analytics and treasury. Role responsibilities include:

  • Transformation: review current finance function with a view of creating best practice finance and accounting team including governance, accounting policies and procedures, drive and implement a robust FP&A framework, reporting and analytics
  • Financial Control: Prepare and disseminate financial reports, analysis and commentary to the business and overseas parent.
  • Work with the leadership team to anaylse operational performance and identify opportunities for improvement, cost reduction and systems enhancement
  • Treasury management and company secretary

To be successful, you will be a CPA or CA, with experience at CFO or Finance Director level, preferably in a manufacturing environment. You will have a growth mindset, experienced in leading teams through transformation, work with ELT's and boards to drive outcomes and a willingness to be hands-on as required.