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Group Accountant | Construction

Group Accountant | Construction

Job Title: Group Accountant | Construction
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Industry: Business Support
Reference: RH160921
Contact Name: Renee Hamilton
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2021

Job Description

About the Role
As the Group Accountant for this busy Project Homes builder, you will report directly into the Group Financial Controller and oversee a small team of finance administrators. You will also have the opportunity to be an integral part of the finance team and act as the true 2IC to the FC across all arms of this multi-faceted business. 
Your responsibilities as a Group Accountant will include but not be limited to:
  • Business forecasting and budgeting
  • Liaise with external accounts, solicitors, auditors and insurance providers
  • Annual review and maintenance of business contracts
  • Preparation of month end reports & reconcilliations
  • Home owners warranty insurance reporting
  • Preparation and submission of all taxation and compliance requirements including Income Tax, Tax Instalments, BAS, GST, PAYGW, FBT, Payroll Tax, Workers Compensation and ABS Surveys.
  • Supervise the outcomes of payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, job cost, work in progress and unearned revenue, including preparation of WIP schedules.
This opportunity is a 6 month fixed term contract, with the genuine view to turn permanent following.  
About You
To be considered for the position of Finance Manager you will have:
  • Substantial experience within Financial Accountant position
  • MUST have experience working in a construction business, (residential preferred)
  • CA/CPA qualification or equivalent (essential)
  • Proven experience liaising with internal and external stakeholders
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • SAGE Timberline experienced preferred
Remuneration & Benefits
The successful candidate will receive the below;
  • A remuneration package upwards of $110k-120k+superannuation
  • Modern offices with a fantastic workplace culture
  • Onsite Parking
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Renee Hamilton on 02 9376 8200 or, or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.