This iconic venue in Sydney offers unparalleled experiences to guests from around the world. Their vibrant and dynamic team is passionate about delivering exceptional service and creating unforgettable memories.
Our client is seeking a new Financial Controller to join their team and contribute to their continued success.
As the Financial Controller, you will play a pivotal role in the financial management and strategic decision-making processes of this renowned venue. Reporting directly to the CEO, you will lead a team of three employees, overseeing all aspects of financial operations, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a thriving organisation in one of the most vibrant cities in the world.
- Lead the finance function, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to achieve departmental goals and objectives.
- Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, including monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements.
- Develop and maintain robust financial controls and procedures to safeguard the venue's assets and ensure compliance with applicable regulations.
- Prepare annual budgets and forecasts in collaboration with department heads, monitoring performance and providing analysis of financial results.
- Drive financial analysis and business modelling to support strategic decision-making and identify opportunities for revenue growth and cost optimization.
- Work closely with the CEO and leadership team to provide financial insights and recommendations to drive profitability and operational efficiency.
- Oversee cash flow forecasting, working capital management, and banking relationships.
- Collaborate with external auditors, tax advisors, and regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with statutory requirements and reporting standards.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree in finance, Accounting, or a related field. A CA or CPA qualification is highly desirable.
- Proven experience in a senior finance role, preferably within the hospitality industry.
- Strong knowledge of financial accounting principles and practices, as well as financial analysis and reporting.
- Excellent leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to motivate and inspire a team.
- Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail.
- Advanced proficiency in financial modelling, forecasting, and budgeting.
- Familiarity with relevant software and systems, financial reporting tools and a tech-savvy mindset that embraces automation.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
If you are a results-driven and adaptable finance professional seeking a challenging opportunity and be a part of an iconic hospitality venue in Sydney, please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications using the link below or call Jacqui Fine on 0408 296 455 for a confidential discussion.
Salary Guide: $150k - $160k plus Super