Financial Accounting Specialist

Aug 30
Brisbane QLD, Queensland
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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Financial Accounting Specialist

Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. The Sandvik Group has approximately 44,000 employees in more than 150 countries.

We conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner. To achieve this, we always act in line with our high ethical standards, putting safety first and always showing consideration for the environment and the communities in which we operate. The safety and well-being of our employees and the environment are our core values. Finally, we care about others and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust.

At Sandvik, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The role

The Financial Accounting Specialist role is responsible for the provision of technical accounting advice to internal stakeholders to ensure proper accounting treatment as per Australian and International Accounting Standards. Key responsibilities of the role will include performance of contract reviews, and preparation of statutory accounts for local and overseas entities and other compliance based tasks including company secretariat support. The role plays a key part in the wider Finance team through the provision of team leader coverage and co-ordination of internal and external audit activities.

This role is a full-time requirement, however Sandvik recognises the desire for flexible working options. Flexible employment arrangements are considered upon application.

Areas of responsibility

  • Provide technical accounting advice for complex accounting issues, in accordance with Australian and International Accounting Standards
  • Complete contract reviews to ensure appropriate accounting treatment
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts for local and overseas entities in accordance with Australian and International Accounting Standards
  • Completion of and assistance with regulatory returns as required
  • Participation in external audit activities, including providing documents and answering queries
  • Company secretariat support
  • Co-ordination of finance internal control testing and reporting
  • Other ad-hoc projects and tasks as and when required

Your profile

  • Tertiary qualifications in finance/accounting and CA or CPA qualification
  • Technical financial reporting experience in a large and complex corporate environment
  • Strong understanding of Australian and International Accounting Standards
  • Project management skills including good organization and ability to prioritise work
  • Proven ability to work with stakeholders and provide a customer focused service
  • Good understanding of financial ledger and reporting systems
  • Proactive approach to changing environments
  • Excellent decision making and problem-solving skills

You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job & the ability to pass a pre-employment medical.

Agencies need not apply.

What we offer

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Favorable Superannuation contribution above statutory requirement.
  • Employee Benefits Program including salary sacrifice options, a company-wide bonus scheme, and Length of Service Recognition program
  • Employee Referral Program that pays up to $5,000 per successful referral
  • Company funded paid parental leave which includes superannuation contributions during the leave period
  • Training opportunities for employees – from internal programs to contributions towards external studies
  • A Sandvik Wellness Program for employees’ who want to improve their health and wellbeing

Sandvik is proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and benefits on the Work180 website.

Recruitment Specialist

Monique King

+61 438 641 791

Deadline: Aug 30
Job-ID: R0044593

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