anz financial controller in Frenchs Forest

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job details

frenchs forest, new south wales
job type
AU$ 150,000 - AU$ 160,000 per year
reference number
sarah davies, randstad
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job description

CooperVision (CVI) is a global medical device, part of the Cooper Companies which are publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: COO). CVI brings a refreshing perspective on vision care with a commitment to developing a wide range of high-quality products for contact lens wearers and providing focused practitioner support. Headquartered in Pleasanton, California, Cooper has more than 11,000 employees with products sold in over 100 countries

About the role:

A great opportunity for a seasoned senior finance candidate to join a market leader and fast growing organisation. Although the role is based in Sydney, many of the finance team are based in Adelaide which will require travel to Adelaide on a monthly basis. Having a dual reporting line to the ANZ General Manager and APAC CFO, the Financial Controller ANZ is a significant leadership role, whom besides from being the ANZ Head of Finance, will be responsible for the complete financial management of the business as well as a true business partner to the ANZ Leadership team.

Key responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Leading and managing the day to day accounting operations including monthly, quarterly and annual reporting both from a statutory (US GAAP) and management reporting perspective as well as complying with all tax matters.
  • Owning and driving the forecasting, annual budget and long-range strategic planning process.
  • Performing financial analysis and evaluation of business opportunities and activities such as new product launches, ROI, promotion activities and significant marketing investments to ensure consistency with ANZ business strategy.
  • Responsibility for the overall cash management across ANZ, including cashflow forecasting and liaising with Corporate Treasury to ensure adequate cash resources are available to operate the business.
  • Ongoing leadership and management of the Finance team. Mentoring and development of not only the finance talent but continual improvement of processes that have a positive impact on CooperVision customers
  • As the business continues to grow, opportunities for getting involved in local, regional and global projects may be required.

The Successful Applicant

Interpersonally, you are an ambitious, self-starter who is continually looking for personal and professional development. You work well in a collaborative environment and are comfortable within a matrix management style organisation.

  • Hold a professional accounting qualification (CA / CPA / ACCA preferred).
  • Have strong technical and commercial accounting experience and sound knowledge of working for a multinational organisation – US GAAP and SOX experience preferred.
  • Ideally coming from a FMCG, medical devices or a channel based business.
  • Demonstrates business partnering experience with a focus on building strong working relationships with commercial and operations teams to make sound business decisions.
  • Is a natural leader with a track record of leading high performing finance team/s across multiple locations.
  • You are an articulate communicator who is proven effective at influencing executive level stakeholders and peers alike

The Benefits

  • Multinational FMCG business- Global brand
  • Structured Learning & Development opportunities
  • Flexible Work Hours- Balance your Career & Family life
  • Great internal culture- collaborative, social & team focussed environment
  • Offering up to $160k + Car + Super + Bonus

If you are interested in this position, please apply through the link below or reach out directly to Brad Shotland ( or Sarah Davies ( with you resume in word format.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


ANZ Financial Controller


- US GAAP and SOX experience

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree