Financial Controller

Key role within a successful architecture and design practice based in Sydney. Manage the financial aspects of their projects and play a vital role in the business
  • Salary: A$100,000-125,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Business Support
  • Job Ref: 48786

About this role

As their Financial Controller you will work across the financial aspects of their portfolio of projects.  You will be involved in the whole process from fee proposals and client negotiations to project performance and variations.  If you are looking for an opportunity to join a great team and an environment that promotes work/life balance, then this could be a great fit for you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monthly billings
  • Financial projections and forecasting
  • Report on project profitability and performance
  • Financial strategy and feedback for current and upcoming project work
  • Be main contact for all finance issues
  • Debt collection
  • Update time and cost system (Archi-office) with employee rates/charge out rates
  • Cash at bank allocation
  • Cash flow management
  • P&L/Bal sheet review and reporting
  • Liaise with external financial institutions/lawyers
  • Budget review and reporting
  • Attend internal meetings to advise on budgets and strategy
  • Annual salary reviews and bonus allocation
  • Bookkeeping

Skills and Experience

  • 10-15+ years’ experience in finance
  • Background in Architecture industry
  • Experience in managing and negotiating contracts/fee proposals/and financial performance on project work
  • Knowledge of Archi-Office software would be an advantage
  • Excellent time management skills
  • High level of verbal and written communication

Hannah Percy

Bio: After completing Management Studies at the University of Leeds, Hannah worked for several years in various business support roles. In 2012 she relocated to Australia, settling in Sydney. Hannah uses her working knowledge of business support to source the best talent in administration, accounts, business development, and graphics.

+61 (0)2 9212 0230

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