Financial Controller - Freight Forwarding

Financial Controller - Freight Forwarding

Job Title: Financial Controller - Freight Forwarding
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Salary: Up to $100K-110K + Super
Reference: 2938435
Job Published: May 15, 2019 14:47

Job Description

Well-established international freight forwarder is seeking to add a senior finance professional to their Sydney Head Office. This is a diverse role encompassing the full spectrum of business finance functions, from mundane through to management. You must have freight forwarding finance and Cargowise experience in a role of comparable scope in the Australian market in order to be considered for this role.

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Coordinate AR and AP functions 
  • Generate and reconcile invoices
  • Bank, BAS and creditor reconciliations - domestic and offshore
  • Verify customer agreements - incl credit terms
  • Process creditor payments 
  • Check supplier invoices against quote - job-related and overhead
  • Debt collection
  • Contribute to financial and management reporting
  • Process payroll incl superannuation payments
Role Requirements:
  • Freight forwarding finance experience essential
  • Cargowise (Accounts Module) experience essential
  • Strong system literacy - Excel essential and Xero preferred
  • Excellent communication skills – written and oral
  • Strong team focus and positive demeanour
  • Natural tendency to thrive in a changing, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritise and follow through to meet challenging deadlines
  • Attention to detail
Are you ready to further develop your career with a professional employer that encourages an informal and fun working environment? For your efforts you will be rewarded with an enticing salary package and excellent working conditions.  

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online or for further information please contact Andrew Waterworth – mobile: 0426 909 904.

People in Focus are specialists in creating employment solutions in international and domestic freight forwarding and logistics.  Interviews can be scheduled at a location convenient for you.

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