Group Financial Accounting Manager
Job Description The Group Accounting Manager is a key member of the Australian accounting leadership team the role is twofold -leadership of the key elements of group accounting coupled with in-depth knowledge of Project Accounting functions for the Australian Leidos organisation. You will be an energetic manager, one that inspires others to outperform, keen to part of an organisation in midst of change for the better. Always ensuring your team has the opportunity to perform at it optimum.
You would be responsible for the following areas: Interfacing with Corporate Controllerâ€™s office and liaison with relevant U.S. Finance stakeholders Partnering with the Australian business for accounting and taxation matters including internal and external financial and tax audit advice and co-ordination.
Expert in U.S. GAAP (books maintained in U.
S. GAAP) and Australian GAAP Project Accounting â€“ including project set up, maintenance & reporting and cost allocation General Accounting - account reconciliation direct & peer reviews, trial balance template completion, balance reviews Actively seek and act on opportunities for continuous improvement by reviewing and analysing complex processes to reduce cycle time, improve productivity and reduce overall costs Implementation of new financial systems Ensure organisational policies, procedures and practices are implemented and complied with and are relevant for local requirements..