Finance Manager – Statutory Reporting

Job No: ELDERS242439
Location: Adelaide, SA


  • Exciting opportunity for career growth in a supportive, ASX listed organisation   
  • Genuine commitment to invest in your professional development 
  • Champion innovation and make a real impact on the future of the finance team  


Nurture. Grow. Thrive.

Accepting a role with Elders means you will be joining a team ready to support and grow your career. Be part of a culture that has been in the making for more than 180 years, a culture so strong it is almost tangible. Much like the farmers and communities we work with, you will experience, passion, dedication and resilience across all parts of the business. With such an iconic, essential business in the Australian landscape we are confident that you too will be proud to grow your career at Elders and wear the pink shirt.


About the role

We are looking for a Finance Manager – Statutory Reporting to join the growing team on a permanent, full-time basis.

Coming off the back of several financially strong years, the Finance team is entering an exciting phase of growth and innovation. As a key stakeholder, you will have the opportunity to implement a number of best practice innovations including Dynamics 365, and have a tangible impact on business processes and outcomes.  

Reporting to the Head of Finance, the Finance Manager – Statutory Reporting will manage a team that is responsible for all the statutory reporting obligations of the group, preparing financial statements and administering the external audit. This role will administer and oversee the control environment of the group to ensure that financial information is free from material misstatement. The role works closely with management and provides advice on technical accounting matters at various levels in the business.


  • Manage a team that delivers on all the statutory reporting obligations of the group
  • Oversee and implement processes that ensure all financial data is accurate and reliable
  • Prepare technical accounting papers and provide advice to various stakeholders
  • Ensure all balance sheet reconciliations are prepared, reviewed and free from material misstatement
  • Review financial performance reports and ensure journals and consolidation/elimination entries are accurate and posted in a timely manner
  • Deliver and drive an efficient external audit process, supporting the audit engagement
  • Assist with the group forecasting and budgeting processes


About you

  • CPA or CA qualified with experience in financial accounting, particularly preparing financial statements and leading an external audit process
  • Able to work autonomously and take ownership of statutory reporting obligations and key audit related matters
  • Effective communication, both written and verbal and capable of working with stakeholders at all levels
  • Able to thrive in a complex corporate environment with highly developed negotiation skills
  • Analytically minded


About Elders

Elders is proud to be the last Australian-listed major agribusiness. The most trusted agribusiness brand in Australia. We’re part of the landscape, part of the local communities, part of Australia’s history and we are entrenched in Australian agriculture.

The brand is more than a company, more than a logo - it’s part of Australia. And, with an authentic drive to create a sustainable future for farming and the farmers of Australia, Elders is... for Australian agriculture.

We are now looking for the next generation to be part of something big and drive the future of Elders.

If you are ready to grow your career with Elders, please click on 'Apply' today.

For more information contact Bartek Skrodzki (Head of Finance) by email at or visit our careers page.

Please note, applications may be shortlisted as they are received.

At Elders, we strive to create a safe environment where everyone can thrive. We aspire to do this by recognising talent, promoting inclusion and celebrating diversity. No matter how you identify, we encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for roles at Elders.

We will accept applications from all people with the right to live and work in Australia


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