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Chief Financial Officer

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned Chief Financial Officer to join a dynamic and rapidly growing manufacturing organisation. The successful candidate will be at the heart of operations, overseeing the finance function and ensuring seamless day-to-day activities. With your strategic thinking, you'll develop strategies that optimise operational efficiency and profitability. Your leadership skills will foster a culture of excellence within our team

What you'll do:
As the Chief Financial Officer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the financial landscape of the organisation. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our finance department, from financial accounting to regulatory adherence. Your strategic thinking will be instrumental in developing strategies that optimise operational efficiency and profitability. Furthermore, your leadership skills will foster a culture of excellence within our team. You’re a key member of the senior leadership team, contributing to the future growth opportunities.

  • Oversee all operational functions of the organisation, ensuring seamless day-to-day operations.
  • Supervise and administer all facets of the finance department, encompassing financial accounting, management accounting, accounts receivable (AR), accounts payable (AP), and regulatory adherence.
  • Direct the preparation of period-end closure activities, inclusive of balance sheet reconciliations and managerial reporting.
  • Implement and improve scalable processes to support the company's growth plans.
  • Develop and execute strategies to optimize operational efficiency and profitability.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to track and evaluate the company's progress.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the team, fostering a culture of excellence and achievement.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure effective coordination and communication.



    What you bring:
    The ideal Chief Financial Officer will bring a wealth of experience in finance, including senior positions. You will have a proven track record in challenging manufacturing environments. Your strong leadership skills will enable you to manage teams effectively and drive results. As qualified CA/CPA, you will have proficiency in financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting. Your entrepreneurial spirit and strategic thinking abilities will be key to identifying opportunities and driving success.

  • Proven experience in a senior finance role with proficiency in financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Strong affinity with manufacturing and a process-driven approach.
  • Engaging personality with strong leadership experience driving performance.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with strategic thinking abilities.
  • 10+ years of experience in finance.
  • Fully qualified CA/CPA.
  • Proven track record in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong leadership experience with the ability to manage teams and drive results.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • At least three years of CFO experience in the manufacturing industry.


    What sets this company apart:
    Our client is a dynamic and rapidly growing manufacturing organisation. They offer an inclusive work environment where every individual's contribution is valued and rewarded. Their culture fosters collaboration, continuous learning, and professional growth. They are committed to providing their employees with opportunities for career advancement and personal development.


    What's next:

    Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply today by clicking on the link!

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Wouter De Vries on 61 3 8628 2262 for a confidential discussion.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Director

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Salary: AUD180,000 - AUD250,000 per annum + super

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Executive

Location: Craigieburn

Job Reference: 1980600/001

Date posted: 1 July 2024

Consultant: Wouter De Vries

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