About the company
Our client is an Australian owned FMCG business going through a major transformation due to M&A. With revenue of approximately $50m, it manufactures and distributes products into retail, private label as well as food service.
About the role
As an interim Financial Controller, you will help set the transformation and merger agenda. In particular, you will review all financial, manufacturing costs and operational performance. Reporting to the MD, you will be a key member of the leadership team, assessing the financial and commercial performance of the business. With a January start, responsibilities include:
- Drive and support the finance transformation
- Lead the team in delivering cost/manufacturing accounting reports for decision support
- Complete financial accounting activities which including Financial Reporting, P&L management, reconciliations, general ledger maintenance, financial close, full balance sheet review, Reporting Packages preparation and review, tax accounting and compliance.
- Working closely with the leadership team and ensure all financial accounting and reporting activities are executed effectively and efficiently with appropriate controls and end to end review.
Experience & Skills
To ensure your success in this role, you will be CA/CPA/CIMA qualified with experience as a controller in a manufacturing environment. You will demonstrate success having led an a financial and operational review and guide commercial decision making as a result. You will also possess strong influencing skills - able to lead change and drive effectiveness.
If this sounds like it's an opportunity for you, then we would love you to push the 'Apply Now' button to forward your CV. You can also contact Molly Green on 03 8613 3597 for a confidential discussion. Thank you.