Senior Financial Accountant

  • Date Added: 1 April
  • Role: Contract or Temp
  • Location: Melbourne

- Ten month fixed term contract
- Start - mid April
- Location - CBD
About the company
ARA Australia was established in early 2015 and has grown to over A$2.7b in FuM in that time. The business is set for a period of rapid growth as they continue to strengthen their assets in the Australian market; it's an exciting time to join! Due to some internal changes in the Finance team, we are now looking to recruit a Senior Financial Accountant/Finance Manager on a ten month fixed-term contract basis (to cover maternity leave) to join this small yet highly talented team, reporting to an impressive Head of Finance with the support of the broader ARA Group.
The team at ARA Australia is lean, high performing, and ambitious. With 25 employees and a small leadership team, it is critical that every employee adds value and supports the organisation's growth. . It is critical that we appoint someone who will suit the culture of ARA Australia and have the right technical skills to succeed.

The Role
This position is suited to an ambitious individual who is looking to advance their career in an organisation that is experiencing growth. It's important you are comfortable with a ten month fixed term contract and available to start mid April. The role will be hands-on and broad with its responsibilities, including corporate accounting (including budgeting and forecasting), fund accounting, and portfolio management.
About you
Excited to be part of a growth story, you will enjoy working in an environment that has an 'entrepreneurial feel'. You will bring energy and enthusiasm to the role and will consider yourself to be ambitious, driven, and have a proven track record of producing high quality work.
To succeed in this role, you will need -
  • Relevant degree and CA/CPA qualification
  • Available to start mid April
  • Minimum five years' experience
  • Financial and management reporting experience
  • Broad knowledge of investment markets with a property focus (prefered)
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to self-manage
  • Confident and with the ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent analytical, report writing and communication skills
Please submit your CV today if you would like to be considered for this position, you can contact Rachel Morton - ( if you would like to discuss any aspect of the role and company before applying. Please note, Marshall McAdam is exclusively engaged by ARA Australia, any third-party applications/referrals from other recruitment firms will be forwarded to Rachel.


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