Multinational finance and coffee distribution company is looking for a Divisional CFO
YourCorner & Healthy Coffee Australasia are multinational finance & coffee distribution companies looking for an ambitious Divisional CFO to head up a business that has doubled in size over the last few years. Their growth has been attributed to a strong strategic approach built on the back of a solid brand and excellent customer relationships. Due to an internal promotion, the company is seeking an up-and-coming senior finance executive that can step up to this position, and continue the growth phase moving forward.
The ideal candidate will be CA qualified, with a career started in the Big 4 or a similar environment. The successful person may have had one or two moves post their public career, with some strong commercial skills to complement their technical ability. This is a step up position for someone looking for a challenging career in a large, listed multinational business.
This senior role will have you report directly to the board and work closely with the Directors on a daily basis. You will lead and manage a small finance team and will have full responsibility for all financial related activities across the company and individual business units. This is a hands-on role, which will require you to manage both internal and external key contacts. In addition to the finance team you will also oversee the HR and administration functions.
Provide advice to the executive and prepare and present regular detailed financial reports to the board on the financial position of the group.
Develop financial strategies, analysis and recommendations to support the status and growth of the business.
Identify opportunities for improvement and cost reduction.
Finance analysis and management
Governance and compliance
Monitor the banking activity of the organization.
Management of finance team
Oversee HR and administration functions
Exposure ideally , but not required, in a retail, entertainment, or consumer product business or a family business environment
Solid experience as a strategic and commercially astute senior finance professional
Membership of a professional accounting organization
Organizational and staff management experience
Extensive experience using accounting software
Excellent commercial and business acumen skills
A solid understanding of HR management and OH&S obligations
Time and project management skills
Demonstrated success as an accomplished team leader and manager with strong communication and relationship building skills
High level of written and oral communication skills
Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
Preference will be given to candidates with an MBA in Finance
Must be a Certified Public Accountant
At least three years of progressive experience in corporate services or in any related field
This is a VIRTUAL POSITION until end of the year but will be office-based in the Philippines by early next year. The placement is by an AUSTRALASIAN company. Head office is in Australia.
Applicants who are Philippine residents will be given preference.