Financial Director - International Retail Group

Opportunity to make a real impact accross finance, strategy and operations, Key member of the Executive Team, c$250,000 + Super + Bonus.

The Business

An expanding international retail group with a strong online and traditional retail footprint. Due to further international expansion, the business now requires the skills of a dedicated Financial Director to lead and develop the finance team.

The Benefits

  • Opportunity to lead and develop finance into a high performing team
  • Work alongside the board and executive team in building the long term strategy and direction of the business
  • Rare opportunity to combine solid technical reporting skills with commercial business partnering expertise to support the business.
  • Strong mentor, who will always be pushing you to develop your skill-set and capability.
The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre commercial finance executive to business partner with the Managing Director, Group CFO and the board to drive results. Responsibilities will include:
  • Oversee the accurate and timely production of budgets, forecasts financial planning, management and financial reporting.
  • Development of KPI's and financial data to evaluate and drive performance across both the online and bricks and mortar portfolio. 
  • Working closely with the MD and senior leadership team to develop and implement strategies to achieve robust sustainable growth in both revenue and profit.
  • Provision of strong cash flow management and forecasting.
  • Embed a high performance, business-focused team culture that embraces collaborative and open communication.
The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following experience and qualities:
  • Proven experience at Commercial Director or FD level within (preferably) the retail sector
  • The ability to provide strong leadership that is influential and collaborative in style - able to make significant strategic decisions and implement them
  • Experience of driving change and improving financial reporting and controls to support business growth
  • Able to operate effectively within whilst managing and meeting group requirements
  • Proven experience of achieving bottom-line improvements in a challenging economic climate.
  • Operationally focused, hands-on team player.

About us: Appreciating Talent is a relatively new specialist recruitment firm, created and owned by a small group of Sydney's most successful and longest-serving Accounting & Finance recruitment professionals. Between us we have over 100 years of in-depth market knowledge and networks across Sydney, covering the entire Commercial Accounting market from CFO's down to Accounts Payable officers, and everything in between.


22/06/2020 $0 CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs 1 Accounting
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