senior financial accountant - statutory and regulatory in Sydney CBD

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job details

sydney cbd, new south wales
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
AU$ 90,000 - AU$ 120,000 per year
reference number
gail cunningham, randstad
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job description

The Senior Financial Accountant will take on a preparation role and a heavy compliance function as well as real emphasis on stakeholder engagements and analytical capacity to perform to a high standard in this role.

Join our client in the Insurance industry at a changing and exciting time during a complete Finance restructure, roles based in Sydney CBD.

Key elements of the Senior Financial Accountant role include:

  • Preparation of the annual financial reports and APRA returns
  • Understand APRA policies and regulations to resolve APRA queries and updating the internal reporting system to reflet regulatory updates
  • Coordinate statutory reporting half year and full year from consolidation perspective
  • Internal board and committee papers for statutory and regulatory reporting
  • Maintain close relationship with the broader Finance team to ensure compliance and are ahead in terms of new regulatory developments
  • Significant project involvement and enhancing financial control processes

Key attributes of the Senior Financial Accountant candidate are as follows:

  • Commercial finance and accounting background including financial management/reporting, technical accounting knowledge, and business commerciality
  • Financial services expertise within Insurance
  • Demonstrates experience working with financial systems
  • Must be a Qualified Accountant (CA / CPA or equivalent) with a degree in Accounting and Finance
  • Strong business engagements and capacity to liaise with a large finance team
  • Strong communication skills to explain and convey complex processes

If you have read the above and are interested and have the experience and skills for the Senior Financial Accountant position please apply today, for further information please call Gail Cunningham on (02) 8215 1086.


Financial Statements, Financial Reporting, APRA returns, Regulatory Reporting, Projects, Financial Control