Management accountant

Posted 23 June 2022
Salary$125000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job description

• Exciting opportunity to lead change in a food industry

• Incredible career development opportunities

• Permanent | South West Suburbs

Client Details

Our client is a leading food company that uses the latest technology and equipment to offer an extensive range of frozen products to supermarket, restaurants, and large distributors in Australia.
Their mission is to provide high quality products and services that exceed customer expectations.


You will be in charge of providing financial and management support for the company. While working closely with all levels of the business to provide advice about cost accounting, performance improvement strategies through process automation.

  • Control and monitor company expenditure
  • Assist commercial decision making
  • Maintain an accurate database of supplier contracts and pricing information
  • Produce monthly management accounts
  • Undertake cost analysis to improve business efficiency
  • Update costings as required with changes in suppliers and recipe
  • Drive process improvement and proactively identifying new initiatives
  • Weekly and monthly reporting of labour utilisation and downtime analysis
  • Preparation of monthly cost centre reports and reports for Board reporting
  • Proactive identification of improvement opportunities and driving various initiatives
  • Manage issue resolution with appropriate levels of urgency.
  • Assisting the CFO with process improvement and with corporate reporting requirements
  • Any other duties as may be reasonably required to support the CFO
  • Ensure that accounting systems and processes meet required accounting standards and the needs of the business


This role would suit a fast-paced candidate with strong analytical skills and attention to detail and great communication skills. An experienced financial accountant with a background in manufacturing is preferable.

  • Qualified CA/CPA
  • Accomplished financial accountant with 3-5 years experience
  • Strong management skills and able to effectively lead a team
  • Proven track record of increasing efficiency and reducing costs within a company
  • Excellent communication skillsy

Job Offer

  • Package $125,000-$135,000 (including super) based on experience
  • Great career development opportunities