Senior Financial Accountant | 12 Month Contract

Opportunity for a highly capable individual to join a global, listed and progressive organisation in a financial reporting & consolidation function.

MARS are partnering with a global and ASX listed company that are looking to hire a Senior Financial Accountant on an initial 12-month contract. This role is responsible for supporting the financial reporting and consolidation process to deliver internal and external financial reporting under US GAAP and IFRS.

The Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for quarterly and year-end US GAAP reporting including owning the consolidation process for the Australian business and investments.
  • Ensure the Group financial reporting and accounting teams implement necessary accounting processes for accurate financial reporting.
  • Overseeing the annual reporting and financial statement preparation in accordance with IFRS.
  • Assist in the provision of technical accounting guidance to the group on unique or complex accounting transactions relating to US GAAP and IFRS.
  • Accountable for leading efforts to streamline processes and implement ongoing improvements, aiming to establish an optimal finance function based on best practices.
  • Contribute to maintaining a strong internal control environment compliant with SOX.
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors to make necessary recommendations.
  • Offer guidance and coaching to support the development of junior team members.

The Requirements:

  • CA/CPA qualified with 4+ years across in a similar finance function.
  • Ideally Big 4 or Mid-Tier trained with subsequent commercial experience.
  • Previous financial reporting experience involving the consolidation of large and complex groups.
  • Strong experience with US GAAP and IFRS is highly preferred.
  • Ability to engage stakeholders and build strong relationships.
  • Strong time management skills and ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong organisational and communications skills - both written and verbal.
  • Experience managing financial consolidation systems - OneStream is beneficial.
  • Motivated high performer with ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.

To Note:

  • Shorter notice periods will be highly preferred.
  • Previous experience in the Big 4 or Mid-Tier Audit field with subsequent commercial experience is highly desired.
  • They operate a hybrid working model of 3 days in the office, 2 days from home.
  • Work holiday visas are encouraged to apply if valid for the next 12+ months.

If you're interested in this opportunity, please apply to the role directly. Alternatively, you can send your CV over to

AU$120000 - AU$130000 per annum + + Super
Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia
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