Senior Management Accountant

Great family and wellbeing initiatives
Work within a supportive and inclusive environment
Utilise your strong business acumen to support decision making

Take full ownership of the finance function within a reputable organisation in Beresfield!

The Company
With a strong reputation in the market, VLI have been supplying specialist mining equipment and related services for over 30 years. In recent years, they have seen significant organic growth which has led to strategic mergers both in Australia and internationally.

VLI are an innovative business with a commitment to advanced technologies which allows them to exceed customer expectations without compromising on health, safety and the environment.

The Opportunity
Reporting to the CFO, the Senior Management Accountant will have ownership of the Finance function for the conveyor division at VLI. This would include all financial accounting and reporting, general ledger maintenance, statutory requirements, cash flow reporting as well as overall responsibility of the accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.

The Senior Management Accountant will also proactively provide support to the Operations team and be a pivotal influence in process improvement within the Finance function.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day management and support to the Finance team.
  • Perform key month-end procedures and reporting including variance analysis and commentary to key stakeholders.
  • Review and improve month-end processes, including intercompany transactions and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Oversee accounts receivable/payable and general ledger functions.
  • Undertake budgeting and forecasting for working capital, capital expenditure, balance sheet, and cash flow.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements, including GST, income tax, FBT, and export documentation.
  • Constant review and streamlining of processes to ensure maximum efficiency.
  • Support external auditors to ensure the audit process runs smoothly on a regular basis.

The Successful Candidate

  • The successful candidate will have proven experience in engineering, manufacturing or construction industries.
  • You must be degree qualified and hold CA/ CPA certification.
  • You will have strong commercial acumen and the ability to tell the story behind the numbers.
  • Your ability to create and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders will be displayed via excellent communication skills.
  • We are seeking someone with experience in SAP and strong Excel skills.


  • VLI is committed to providing flexible working arrangements for its employees.
  • The efforts of team members at VLI are acknowledged via initiatives including staff recognition awards.
  • Comprehensive health benefits including a robust EAP, discounted health programs, paid parental leave, and wellbeing initiatives.
  • Be part of professional and supportive team with a commitment to employee satisfaction and value.

For a confidential discussion, please call Ashleigh Wangmann on 0447 429 086.

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