Job Description

Senior Financial Accounting (Contract)

  • 08 Oct 2021
  • Sydney
  • ContractTemp

High profile role

Financial reporting and financial control focused contract role
Career progression opportunities
ASX listed investment management firm
Sydney CBD location, close to public transport


Company background

ASX-listed investment management firm managing $110 billion in assets (as at 30 June 2021). ​Life with the firm is fast moving and always exciting, and the firm is driving to deliver their vision to provide their customers with financial security for retirement.


The Role

The purpose of this role is to provide financial control and all-round accounting support to the Group Financial Control team. The primary duties include:

Involvement in the Group interim reporting process for inclusion in Group ASX external reporting and monthly management reporting;
Preparing and reviewing consolidated primary statements and a number of report disclosures;
Maintaining the financial control processes for a number of corporate entities;
Providing month end support, posting journals, preparing balance sheet reconciliations and ad hoc reports as required;
Focus on systems implementation – Workiva and Workday;
Assist in the integration of the newly acquired Bank division;
Assisting with ABS returns, BAS returns, and other regulatory reporting; and
General support for the Group Finance function including participating in project work, Board reporting, accounting advice for deals and transactions and implementing new accounting standards.


Your background:

To be successful in this position, you must have:

Immediately available / short notice period
CA / CPA qualification
Experience working in Financial Services sector is essential
ASX listed reporting experience is desirable. 
Communication (written & verbal) and business engagement, people skills and stakeholder management
Statutory reporting experience including financial statement preparation
Understanding of consolidation accounting, including journal entries
Experience in identifying, assessing, evaluating and key financial controls in a finance function
Advanced excel skills, with the ability to analyse large volumes of data



Attractive salary package 
Opportunity for contract extension/permanent role
Work from home flexibility
Work for a leading ASX listed entity
Excellent company culture, with a great work life balance and supportive team mindset


How to Apply

If you are keen to apply for this Senior Accountant role, please contact Keith Ryan at T+O+M Executive on, or click on ‘apply now’ below.