Accounting Advisory is a key workstream for our business where accounting advice is provided to solve complex, ‘non business as usual’ issues that arise from time to time.
As a newly created role within the finance team, you will partner closely with various teams within WiseTech Global to provide accounting advice which could arise at any time, that also includes understanding key accounting policies on new acquisitions. In forming and providing the advice to the business, you will also be expected to drive change to ensure WiseTech Global policies and procedures are adopted and help create content to ensure that policies and change stick.
Strong knowledge of the accounting standards, in particular complex consolidation accounting will be advantageous to you in navigating complex accounting issues as they arise.
This is a global role that will provide you with access to key leaders across the finance function which will allow you to make an impact with your insight and advice. The role will be based out of Sydney but will be required to work with all our offices including the 40+ acquisitions made since IPO.
This is an exciting opportunity for experienced finance professionals looking to grow their skillset and to work in an experienced, dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Key Responsibilities and Competencies
Your key responsibilities and competencies will include:
Strong understanding of accounting for complex structures including consolidation requirements
Be able to independently undertake audits/reviews of new acquisitions as part of the acquisition accounting process including delivery of key findings to senior management
Proactively contribute to year-end and half-year reporting through liaison with Group auditors and internal stakeholders
Be able to prepare and present key accounting position papers, including acquisition accounting of newly acquired businesses including results of fair value assessments such as purchase price accounting valuations
Strong understanding surrounding the implications of complex transactions affecting multiple entities and currencies
Strong technical accounting capability (IFRS at minimum) particularly acquisition accounting and revenue recognition, including the ability to explain clearly and succinctly requirements to the broader finance team
Requirements of Candidate
Professional Accountant with appropriate qualifications (Chartered Accountant, CPA or similar)
Previous experience in a Group Reporting and/or technical accounting role
Strong core accounting and finance skills/experience
Strong problem solving skills and willing to ‘roll up the sleeves’ to dive into issues and help businesses as the need arises
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Excellent time management and project management skills
Highly proficient in IFRS, particularly revenue recognition. Knowledge of other GAAP standards will be welcome but not essential
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