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Financial Accountant

As a Financial Accountant you will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy, reliability and integrity of the company results and its various entities results.The primary objective of the role is to prepare robust, accurate and timely financial information, reports, and statements for management, the Board and executive committees.This role specialises at preparing and analysing financial information at a Brand and Divisional level overseeing all financial aspects of the operations as well as internal stakeholder engagement to drive effective outcomes.We are seeking someone with a positive drive and willingness to get the job done! Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as possess strong organisation skills as strict deadlines are paramount.Candidate must also have experience with ERP system experience, Apparel 21 experience would be an advantage. APG & COA leader in the Australian fashion industry, APG & Co designs and manages Sportscraft, SABA and JAG. For over 50 years, APG & Co. has curated, grown and evolved these brands to be at the forefront of Australian fashion. We celebrate our history while allowing our brands to express themselves in contemporary, relevant and authentic ways.We have an unwavering commitment to design and quality across all aspects of our business. This commitment, when coupled with our creativity and passion allows us to bring great brands to life in engaging and surprising ways.APG & Co has over 1200 employees across Australia and New Zealand.The working environment is dynamic, professional and passionate. The mission: Bringing Style to Life. APG & Co values working as a collective, thriving on change, and playing to win. We are built to last.The RolePreparation of financial information for Management and BoardFinancial analysis and interpretation to drive optimal business outcomesContribute to the budgeting processes to monitor, control and evaluate costs, revenues and cash flowsPartner with various internal stakeholders to review monthly results and drive financial performanceProcessing month end journals to produce the month end results as well as reconciling and verifying entries and comparing to expectationsMaintain the integrity of the general ledger and balance sheet control including reconciliations.Develop and maintain strong internal controls regarding the performance of the month end process and reporting outputsProvision of technical accounting expertise and adviceRisk and audit responsibilities, including managing the relationship with the External AuditorsAutomation and enhancement of business processes and reporting outputsProviding support to the Senior Financial Accountant YouProfessional certification in accounting - CA or CPA.Degree qualified in Accounting, Commerce, Business, Finance or related field.Previous experience in a month end-based role preferredExcel - Intermediate/Advanced levelAttention to detail and high level of accuracyAble to demonstrate initiative and be ready to innovate and challenge.Hands-on problem solving acumen and ability to identify efficiencies and provide pragmatic solutionsEffective written and listening communication skills with ability to build relationship with stakeholders internally and externally.Forward-thinking ability to work under pressure and with deadlines.Demonstrated ability in identifying and successfully delivering process improvement.Act with honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility.Where do I sign?This full-time role is based in our stunning head offices in Alexandria. We offer lots of flexibility to keep your work/life balance healthy, 50% discount on products, sample sales, paid parental leave, a fun, fast-paced working environment, and excellent opportunities for growth and development. Style your career in a new direction and apply now.   110000 AUD Australia - NSW Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Job Opportunity | Financial Accountant | APG & Co. Corporate

Financial Accountant

  • Exciting newly created role!
  • Iconic Australian fashion brands - SABA, Sportscraft & JAG
  • Drive reporting & process improvement in a diverse & dynamic role

As a Financial Accountant you will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy, reliability and integrity of the company results and its various entities results.

The primary objective of the role is to prepare robust, accurate and timely financial information, reports, and statements for management, the Board and executive committees.

This role specialises at preparing and analysing financial information at a Brand and Divisional level overseeing all financial aspects of the operations as well as internal stakeholder engagement to drive effective outcomes.

We are seeking someone with a positive drive and willingness to get the job done! Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as possess strong organisation skills as strict deadlines are paramount.

Candidate must also have experience with ERP system experience, Apparel 21 experience would be an advantage.

 

APG & CO

A leader in the Australian fashion industry, APG & Co designs and manages Sportscraft, SABA and JAG. For over 50 years, APG & Co. has curated, grown and evolved these brands to be at the forefront of Australian fashion. We celebrate our history while allowing our brands to express themselves in contemporary, relevant and authentic ways.

We have an unwavering commitment to design and quality across all aspects of our business. This commitment, when coupled with our creativity and passion allows us to bring great brands to life in engaging and surprising ways.

APG & Co has over 1200 employees across Australia and New Zealand.

The working environment is dynamic, professional and passionate. The mission: Bringing Style to Life. APG & Co values working as a collective, thriving on change, and playing to win. We are built to last.

The Role

  • Preparation of financial information for Management and Board
  • Financial analysis and interpretation to drive optimal business outcomes
  • Contribute to the budgeting processes to monitor, control and evaluate costs, revenues and cash flows
  • Partner with various internal stakeholders to review monthly results and drive financial performance
  • Processing month end journals to produce the month end results as well as reconciling and verifying entries and comparing to expectations
  • Maintain the integrity of the general ledger and balance sheet control including reconciliations.
  • Develop and maintain strong internal controls regarding the performance of the month end process and reporting outputs
  • Provision of technical accounting expertise and advice
  • Risk and audit responsibilities, including managing the relationship with the External Auditors
  • Automation and enhancement of business processes and reporting outputs
  • Providing support to the Senior Financial Accountant

 

You

  • Professional certification in accounting - CA or CPA.
  • Degree qualified in Accounting, Commerce, Business, Finance or related field.
  • Previous experience in a month end-based role preferred
  • Excel - Intermediate/Advanced level
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and be ready to innovate and challenge.
  • Hands-on problem solving acumen and ability to identify efficiencies and provide pragmatic solutions
  • Effective written and listening communication skills with ability to build relationship with stakeholders internally and externally.
  • Forward-thinking ability to work under pressure and with deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability in identifying and successfully delivering process improvement.
  • Act with honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility.

Where do I sign?

This full-time role is based in our stunning head offices in Alexandria. We offer lots of flexibility to keep your work/life balance healthy, 50% discount on products, sample sales, paid parental leave, a fun, fast-paced working environment, and excellent opportunities for growth and development. Style your career in a new direction and apply now.

 

 

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