ARYZTA is a global leader in the supply of fresh bakery products to major retailers and Quick Service Restaurants with a focus on the customer and unparalleled capabilities. These capabilities along with our passion for good food have allowed us to grow into one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world.
Expertise in the bakery world is one of our core principles and underpins our growth strategy, which is driven by innovation, consumer trends and exceeding customers' expectations. We pride ourselves on manufacturing excellence, food safety and sustainability across all our bakeries.
Working as a part of the Finance team, the primary purpose of the Assistant Accountant is to provide accounting and finance support to the Sydney bakery. The position reports to the Management Accountant and will work collaboratively with production to ensure the efficiency, accuracy, and completeness of financial transactions and deliverables within the established time frames.
Oversee the production of accurate financial and other reports including flash reports, financial statements, reporting packages including manufacturing information.
Manage Weekly Reporting: P&L reporting and variance analysis, MOs reconciliation, inventory reconciliations and analysis of inventory variances, payroll journal check, and upload, labour variance analysis, expenses claim review and GL checking, bank reconciliations and Balance sheet reconciliations, preparation of BAS lodgement and assisting with month end processes.
Assist with end of financial year processes, preparation of annual audited accounts, manage the audit process.
Project Accounting & Reporting
Assist with preparation of the yearly budget, maintenance of Team Leaders Report (TLR), assist with pricing and costing, install and supervise adequate internal controls for asset protection, identify opportunities for improving the efficiency and/or effectiveness within operations, provide financial analysis of product and manufacturing costs and processes as required.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years' solid experience in a similar role, commencing or completed CPA/CIMA qualifications, Great Plains or similar ERP experience; intermediate to advanced excel skills.
Accounting within a manufacturing/FMCG background preferred but not essential.
Seize this opportunity to take an active role in developing your career working with one of the largest bakeries in the world and be rewarded with a competitive salary along with the chance of making a real difference in an expanding international organisation.
* We thank you in advance for your application however only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
* This role is being managed directly by ARYZTA's HR team. We will reach out to our preferred agency partners should we require additional talent options.
* Applicants must have valid AU Working Rights