Financial Controller / Manager
WA - Perth Inner
Specialties
Manager
Team Player
Coordinator
Accountant
Communications
Management
Human Resources - General
Project Accountant
Supervisor
Finance Manager

I am looking for a finance manager or financial controller role where I can apply my over 20 years of experience and acquire new skills.

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City of Wanneroo - Manager of Strategic Finance
Australia
Specialties
Manager
Team Player
Coordinator
Accountant
Communications
Radlink Communications - Financial Controller
Media & Telecommunication - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Management
Accountant
Human Resources - General
Project Accountant
Responsibilities
  • A Subcontractor that provides communications networks and equipment to the mining, oil & gas industries, local government, and emergency services agencies. ;
  • Implemented a new accounting system - Greentree as the administrator of the project. Set up training and established training material for all users. ;
  • Prepare budgets, cash forecasts on a weekly basis for the directors. ;
  • Provide monthly accounts for company and board. ;
  • Manage the accounts payable, receivable and payroll process of 3 staff members. ;
  • Management, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts. ;
  • Processed NAB Debtor Finance and monthly reconciliation requirements. ;
  • Managed the payroll, superannuation, payroll tax and BAS processes. ;
  • Provide project reports for the project managers and directors.
  • Use of the Quadrem system to verify invoices and payments uploaded.
Achievements
  • Implemented new Accounting System - Greentree
  • Implemented internal controls and processes for finance and admin. and HR ;
  • Streamline, develop and manage the finance department staff members.
  • Implement accounts receivable collection system and brought it within 90% of agreement terms.
  • Implemented asset register to record and track assets for new accounting system.
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Kore Construction Pty Ltd - Financial Controller
Construction & Infrastructure - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Manager
Supervisor
Accountant
Human Resources - General
Project Accountant
Responsibilities
  • A Subcontractor that specializes in concrete structural packages and civil construction works to the commercial construction and mining, oil and gas sectors in Australia.
  • Prepare budgets, cash forecasts on a weekly basis for the company and projects.
  • Provide monthly accounts for company and projects within 10 days of close.
  • Manage the payroll process, superannuation, and HR contracts.
  • Prepare job costing of man hours and rates for tendering process.
  • Involved in the review and analysis of construction contracts.
  • Manage the accounts payable and receivable process of 2 staff members.
  • Manage the company's plant & equipment, HP leases, and insurance.
Achievements
  • Implemented a new payroll system - Frontier Chris 21 from start to finish within a condensed time frame of 3 months.
  • Implemented internal controls and processes for the finance department.
  • Met deadlines consistently by providing monthly accounts for company and projects within 10 days of close.
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S& N Civil Construction - Senior Accountant
Construction & Infrastructure - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Accountant
Responsibilities
  • Provides concrete and civil construction contracting services for the facilities of mine development; and general construction for manufacturing, processing, industrial and commercial development.
  • Reason for leaving - Contract ended. ;
  • Management, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Provide financial support and analysis of operations to management.
Achievements
  • Prepare superannuation, payroll tax, PAYG reconciliations for administrators.
  • Prepare budgets, cash forecasts and financials for company sale.
  • Prepare reconciliations and accounts for LSL and hire purchase agreements.
Eclipse Resources - Financial Controller
Utilities, Energy, Water & Waste - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Accountant
Management
Human Resources - General
Finance Manager
Responsibilities
  • Involved with inert waste and soil remediation, horse breeding & racing, property development and construction in Australia and Japan, and stock trading.
  • Reason for leaving - Contract ended and role did not go permanent as anticipated.
  • Management, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Provide in depth variance analysis of actual to budget for Board Reports.
  • Provide financial support and analysis of operations to management.
  • Manage the accounts payable and receivable processes of 2 staff members.
  • Manage the CAPEX, insurance policies and company tax returns.
  • Manage the payroll process, superannuation and all HR issues and contracts.
  • Prepare annual financials and tax return for Japanese property subsidiary, and liaise with Japanese Accountant.
  • Implement internal controls and processes. ;
  • Prepare and lodge statutory requirements - BAS, FBT, Payroll Tax, and ASIC.
Achievements
  • Establish KPI's for two of the companies to increase revenue streams.
  • Met deadlines consistently by preparing budgets, cash forecasts and monthly financial statements for 10 companies and consolidations for the monthly and annual Board Reports.
Phoenix Academy - Finance Manager
Education & Training - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Finance Manager
Manager
Human Resources - General
Accountant
Responsibilities
  • One of Australia's largest English Language institutions, and the largest in Perth.
  • Reason for leaving - received better opportunity for career growth.
  • Control, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Provide financial support and analysis of operations to management.
  • Manage the accounts payable and receivable processes. ;
  • Prepare and lodge statutory requirements - BAS, FBT, & Payroll Tax.
  • Manage the agent contracts and insurance policies of the company.
  • Manage the payroll process, superannuation and all HR issues and contracts.
Achievements
  • Improve, develop and maintain integrity of accounting systems and internal controls.
  • Met deadlines consistenly by preparing budgets, cash forecasts and monthly financial statements for 3 companies for the monthly and annual reports.
  • Mentor and development of accounting assistant through the CPA Program.
Inspectorate - Financial Controller
Mining, Resources & Commodities - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Accountant
Management
Human Resources - General
Responsibilities
  • Mining services industry - one of the worlds leading inspection and testing organizations. ;
  • Reason for leaving - Contract ended. ;
  • Prepare budgets and rolling cash forecasts for 3 companies.
  • Control, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Management and development of 4 accounts staff and receptionist.
Achievements
  • Liaise with external auditors to prepare and complete year end accounts.
  • Improve, develop and maintain integrity of accounting systems and internal controls.
  • Prepare flash and financial statements pack for submission to UK Head Office.
Westate Property Group - Financial Controller
Real Estate & Property - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Accountant
Management
Human Resources - General
Responsibilities
  • Construction, property development and property management company.
  • Reason for leaving - Company cutbacks, and then eventually went out of business.
  • Managed property portfolio including tenant leases and contracts for property management area.
  • Prepare budgets, financial statements and ASIC documents for listed company.
  • Manage the payroll process, superannuation and all HR issues and contracts.
  • Control, reconciliation and analysis of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Manage the insurance policies of the company and construction projects.
  • Liaise with external auditors to prepare and complete year end accounts.
  • Prepare and lodge statutory requirements - BAS, FBT, & Payroll Tax.
Achievements
  • Met deadlines consistently by preparing monthly / annual and consolidated financial statements for 12 companies for the monthly Board Reports.
  • Identify issues and implement new financial systems and procedures.
  • Design and prepare budgets and cash forecasts for four companies and three projects.
  • Mentor and development of accounting assistant.
The M G Kailis Group - Group Accountant
Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing - Accounting, Finance, Banking & Insurance
WA, Australia
Specialties
Accountant
Management
Responsibilities
  • Prominent seafood, pearling and marine company. ;
  • Reason for leaving - received better opportunity for career growth.
  • Monitor 6 business unit's KPI's and produce financial reports.
  • Control, reconciliation and analysis of CAPEX and balance sheet accounts.
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements for all companies.
  • Monitor liquidity and bank guarantees on a daily basis to meet demands.
  • Monitor foreign exchange and cash requirements for international sales.
  • Management and development of 5 accounts staff. ;
  • Prepare financial statements, documents and schedules for external auditors.
Achievements
  • Produce monthly financial accounts within 3 working days.
  • Maintain and improve integrity of accounting systems and internal controls.

Education and Qualifications

Year Qualifications Level Institution
2012 Understanding Building & Construction Contracts Questamon Training Services No
2008 Certified Practicing Accountant Certificate CPA Australia Yes
1998 Bachelor of Commerce - Entrepreneurial Management Other Royal Roads University No
1997 Diploma - Business Administration Diploma Capilano College No
- Other Unknown No

Achievements Summary

CPA Bachelor of Commerce

IT Skills

Software Skills

  • Word (Advanced)
  • Excel (Advanced)
  • Power Point (Advanced)
  • Outlook (Advanced)

System Skills

  • Quickbooks (Intermediate)
  • Timberline (Intermediate)
  • IFS (Intermediate)
  • HR3 (Intermediate)
  • MYOB (Advanced)
  • Greentree (Advanced)
  • Accpac (Advanced)
  • Jobtracker (Advanced)
  • Quadrem (Intermediate)