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Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Bastian Consulting

Our client is an awarded supplier of metal packaging who has been supplying leading brands since 1979. Their investment in quality is evident throughout their facility and their people; a dedicated quality assurance team and on-site testing laboratory are all important aspects of their quality manufacturing process.

They’re a family-owned company with a great culture and a proud history. Some of their products include crown seals, wine closures, beverage closures and muselets.

The Position

They now have an opportunity available for a Financial Controller who will be responsible for managing all finance and accounting operations.


  • This position reports to the Joint Managing Directors
  • This position has relationships with external suppliers/tax advisors/bankers and internal employees


  • Weekly, Monthly and Annual financial reporting and analysis
  • Annual Budget preparation and ongoing review
  • Cash flow management
  • Improving efficiencies and reducing costs across the business
  • Stakeholder management
  • Debt management and collection
  • Ensuring all balance sheet accounts are reconciled and audit compliant
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory law and financial regulations
  • Managing month end
  • Supporting operations in cost management, pricing, margin analysis and plant productivity
  • Ensuring ERP systems and processes align with G/ledger.
  • Managing the integration of the ERP systems manufacturing processes with inventory control ledgers. The ERP system is Microsoft’s Dynamic 365.
  • Management, coaching and mentoring of Finance and Accounting team

Qualifications, skills and experience

  • Degree qualified
  • Highly driven, have good attention to detail, strong problem-solving skills and be a natural leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A passion for manufacturing and enjoy working in a factory setting.
  • Must have auditing experience, manufacturing industry experience and ideally bills of materials experience.
  • CA or CPA qualified, you will be an experienced Accountant with exposure to a FMCG operation.

How to apply

If you are interested in this unique opportunity please submit your application or email Tony Richter at

Good to know

A Recruitment Pool may be established for future roles with similar focus capabilities. A file will be created for you on our database for future reference. This will be available to our team in order to facilitate any suitable future hiring initiatives. Therefore, you will also be added to our mailing list.

Diversity & Inclusion

We welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and those with disability.


  • Please only apply if you fulfil the above criteria and have working rights in Australia.
  • Due to time constraints, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. However, we welcome you to give us a call for feedback on your application at any time.
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Offered Salary
$170,000 plus superannuation

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