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Management Accountant

Job No: 109999
Location: Matraville, Sydney

  • Are you a Management Accountant with experience in the Manufacturing industry?
  • Take advantage of fantastic benefits including opportunities for career progression and development!
  • Attractive base salary circa $90,000 - $100,000 plus super!

About the Opportunity

Knauf Australia now has a new opportunity for a Management Accountant to join the Finance team in Matraville, Sydney.

This role is being offered on a full-time basis, Monday to Friday. Additional hours at peak / high volume times may be required i.e. EOFY and end of month.

Reporting to the Senior Management Accountant, this role that will see you coordinating and undertaking the preparation, analysis and distribution of financial results. You will also be involved in the preparation of cost centre reporting including analysis of variances to budgets and forecasts.

More specifically, your day-to-day responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of management accounts that fulfil operational and head office requirements;
  • Coordinating and completing month end processes, including preparing and finalising month end results for the local plant and associated cost centres;
  • Analysing manufacturing, overhead costs and margin contribution by product group including product profitability;
  • Ensuring stock takes and asset reviews are undertaken in accordance with company policy;
  • Measuring the commercial and manufacturing performance of the business; and
  • Preparing forecasts and budgets in conjunction with the local management team.

To view the full Position Description, click here.

About You

To be considered for this position you will be a fully qualified Chartered Accountant (CPA/CA) with at least 3 - 5 years experience. Ideally, you will have experience working within the manufacturing industry. 

You will have a strong understanding of financial accounting and compliance issues and have experience using SAP. While not essential, SQL or database creation and management experience would be highly regarded.

Importantly, Knauf is looking for a motivated team player who demonstrates a positive, can-do attitude. You'll be a confident communicator, with the ability to establish and maintain relationships with all key stakeholders.

Your ability to positively contribute to the team and wider business and your willingness to always lend a hand when needed will ensure your long-term success with Knauf. 

The Perks

You will receive an attractive base salary circa $90,000 - $100,000 (commensurate with skills and experience), super and opportunities for career development and progression. There will also be opportunities to undertake additional training to further develop your skill set. 

Upon joining Knauf, you'll be welcomed into a friendly, collaborative Finance team who are dedicated to achieving the best outcomes day in, day out.

About Knauf Australia

Knauf is a multinational supplier of plasterboard, metal and associated products to the lightweight construction industry. Symbolic with quality and innovation, Knauf is a 100-year-old German manufacturing multinational with over 26,000 people worldwide and a massive global footprint across 60 countries and over 150 manufacturing sites. Knauf entered the Australian marketplace in 2011 and have since expanded across both the Australian and Asia Pacific markets.

With manufacturing facilities in Australia and over 270 employees, Knauf is a major supplier to the lightweight construction industry and a one-stop-shop for a complete wall framing solution.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic individual who is looking to join a growing, well-established organisation. Take the next step in your career with a global industry leader – Apply Now!

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