Careers at Country Road Group

Careers at Country Road Group

We seek only the best candidates who are passionate brand ambassadors and determined to contribute to our team's performance. We are always on the look-out for dedicated, fashion forward and like-minded individuals!

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Senior Financial Accountant - Fixed Assets & Occupancy

Apply now Job no: 995154
Work type: Full-Time
Location: Melbourne - CBD & Inner
Categories: Finance

Reporting directly to the Finance Manager, you will work on month end and year end processes, including being a subject matter expert for accounting practices such as IFRS 16. We are looking for an individual with demonstrated accounting experience, a positive and proactive attitude and enthusiasm to thrive in the fast-paced nature of the Retail industry.

What does the role involve?

  • Preparation and review of monthly accounting entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and monthly reports
  • Involvement with the year end statutory accounting process
  • Responsible for the external audit process relating to fixed assets and occupancy
  • Maintenance and ownership of the fixed asset register
  • Manage leasing & occupancy accounting practices, including IFRS 16
  • Preparation and delivery of budgets and forecasts and assist in the preparation of the monthly profit & loss
  • Manage, support and mentor one direct report
  • Identification and implementation of process improvements

Who are we looking for?

  • Fully CA or CPA qualified
  • Ideally you will come from a Big 4 or Mid-Tier Accounting Firm background
  • Experience within a Retail environment will be looked upon favourably
  • Intermediate and above Excel Skills (Pivot Tables & V-Lookups)
  • Experience with IFRS 16 and other leasing accounting practices will be highly regarded
  • Strong communication skills to be able to deal with an array of stakeholders

Why work for us?

  • A competitive remuneration package, including incentives
  • Generous discounts for you across our brands including Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO
  • Seasonal clothing allowance across the Country Road Group portfolio of brands
  • Mentorship and management in a 1:1 capacity from the Finance Manager
  • Excellent career opportunities given upcoming change/transformation projects
  • A genuine, open and high performing culture
  • Opportunity to become involved in our Corporate Social Responsibility program, by supporting our community partnerships

About us?

The Country Road Group is one of Australasia’s largest fashion retail groups comprising of iconic brands such as Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO. Our Values include being Customer Obsessed, Collaborative, Inspirational, Responsible and Dedicated to Quality. We are looking for highly motivated and passionate individuals to be part of the Group’s evolution and support each brand to realise their full potential.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

Country Road Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

Country Road Group prefers to manage all sourcing directly, please submit your applications to this role if you are interested. Please note introductions via agency will not be accepted.

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