Financial Controller

$160k - $180k
Sydney CBD
12 Jun 2019

Brilliant Opportunity for a Finance Manager/Financial Controller to gain large projects exposure.

About the company

We are working exclusively with an ASX Listed Construction business who are recruiting for a Financial Controller to join their business immediately. Currently in the middle of a large cycle of work, our client has won a number of large projects to give this role long term scope.

About the role

A project driven role, the Financial Controller will business partner with the General Manager of Operations and support the Project Directors in all areas of financial control and risk management. Managing a team of three people you will have the opportunity to get the closure of several high-profile projects on your CV, alongside the setting up of new projects from a finance perspective. This role would also suit someone coming from a group function looking to gain project exposure.

Your core duties will be:

  • Deliver the year end and half year end reporting process for the projects
  • Manage the financial close and cash close for several the projects
  • Create a control framework around the project close, and cash collection
  • Create a financial alignment framework for projects going forward, aligning those projects for the future
  • Team management
  • Get involved with detailed analysis, while also presenting that information at a more senior level
  • Manage several operational and financial stakeholders
  • Drive process improvement and automation

Your Requirements:

You will be:

  • Immediately Available
  • CA qualified coming from a chartered practice background
  • Exposed to a contract focused environment as a Financial Controller/Finance Manager
  • Capable of implementing financial accounting standards where necessary
  • Comfortable managing and developing a small team
  • Experienced working in the Construction/Infrastructure/Projects Space


  • ASX Listed Reporting Experience

What to do now

If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply to this advert with an up to date copy of your CV. This role will move fast for the right candidate. Only successful candidates will be contacted and if you are deemed unsuitable for this specific role your details will be kept in case more suitable roles arise soon.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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