Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Downer | melbourne, VIC, AU

Posted 5 days ago

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Reporting to the GM of Finance, this role is leading a team of contract and manufacturing administrators (Finance administrators) to manage streamlined, standardised and transparent reporting for our business.
We are seeking a finance professional with a transactional background, who has come out of a fast paced environment and able to provide commentary to reports and numeric results. The role will manage a large team across Australia, and require some interstate travel.
Your responsibilities include:
Manage the work performance of self and direct reports to ensure objectives are achieved
Manage the day-to-day financial reporting: End to end process including job/contract establishment, purchasing, client billing and contract/job close out
Provide effective planning, analysis and advice on all operational financial aspects within the business.
Work collaboratively to provide and implement policy, procedure & operational strategies of RIS to ensure efficient and timely delivery of transactional detail
Effective management of the finance and accounting function including internal controls and accounting processes
Ensure risks are accurately identified and contained with mitigation strategies in place
Contribute to the strategic direction for the business unit in line with the Downer strategy
About You:
To be successful in this role, you will have or demonstrate
Degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Business Finance/ Management
Over 5 years’ experience and proven capability in Business and Commercial Management (within manufacturing, engineering and/or civil construction industry advantageous)
Experience managing a large team: people & improvement focused
Sound understanding of Financial and Management Accounting principles
High attention to detail
Work from home option
Supportive and inclusive culture
Outstanding corporate and safety culture with great employee benefits
As an employer who embraces equal opportunity and promotes diversity and inclusion, we encourage men and women of all ages and backgrounds, including Indigenous Australians to apply.
For more information about this position please contact Bethany Jones –Sourcing and Recruitment Business Partner: Email (link removed)
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