Chief Financial Officer – Engineering / Manufacturing

Due to the continuing growth a new opportunity has become available for a Chief Finance Officer to join our Executive Management Team based in Perth, Weste

Schlam Group is an provider of specialised industrial services, mobile equipment maintenance, Heavy Manufacturing, Off site Repair and asset management solutions within the resources industry. The group consists of, The Pilbara Clean Machines, DT Hi Load Australia, Schlam Engineering and Unique Blasting and Coatings. We pride ourselves on our ethos of “can do, will do, done safely” and our ability to provide professional, innovative and value add solutions to the mineral and resources sector.

Schlam Group are currently looking for experienced Chief Financial Officer,
Based in Perth and reporting to CEO, this position is to lead the Schlam Group financial and commercial function in providing timely advice, financial information and analysis to inte
al customers to support business decision making. The incumbent will ensure the provision of essential financial services to all business divisional managers, provide advice to improve cash flow, monitor costs and profitability, decrease financial risk and ensure legal and regulatory compliance.

The role has a heavy forward looking component around cash flow management, and input into the Executive Team with financial modelling as to the future direction of a growth company.

Your role will include but not be limited to:

– Execution and management of the business accounting system to provide business departments with support and management accounting services.
– Manage a comprehensive accounting system adhering to inte
al policies, procedures and regulatory requirements including production, integrity and reporting of actuals, budgets and forecasts.
– Accountable for all stock and asset management, ensuring its accuracy and integrity upholding business requirements to support asset suitability and stock demands, including but not limited to; asset depreciation, insurance , stocked items, fixed assets etc.
– Ability to create and manage financial models and business cases to ensure that financial implications and risks are fully assessed.
– Management and continuous improvement of the financial management platform, services, systems, workflows and procedures.
– Ensure the accuracy and integrity of data
– Ensure that the administration team and end users are correctly entering data and using systems correctly
– Management, coaching and mentoring of the financial management team
– Review and presentation of monthly financial and management accounting reports to operational departments and the CEO.
– Manage the procurement and strategic buying efforts of the group.
– Perform a key role in the 10 yearly business system’s platform review, which is due.

To be effective in this role the successful applicant will possess the following skills:

– Minimum 5 years management experience in the financial/commercial function in an engineering or related resources industry.
– Extensive financial knowledge and with a proficient level of experience in all aspects of accounting for a medium size company
– Experience with Engineering, Mine Services and Manufacturing related business’s
– Experience with providing centralised accounting services to a group of companies with geographical spread.
– Experience with inte
ational trade and foreign currency
– Excellent interpersonal skills
– Proven ability to build relationships across the group and with key exte
al partners
– Lead and manage a team of people in the pursuit of continuous improvement.

Schlam Engineering are an equal opportunity employer, supporting diversity in our workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.

Financial Planning Associate

The company

This top tier financial services organisation has a broad network regionally and an enviable reputation in its field for providing a quality service to its clients. With a high calibre and cohesive team, this is a high achieving workplace that values its employers.

The role

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Financial Planning Associate to join the team and provide high level support to the financial planning team.

Key accountabilities in this role will be:

– Providing high-quality financial planning, support and services to clients
– Manage all client enquiries as requested
– Support pre para-planning and production of SOAs
– Ensure compliance with legislation and licensee standards
– Liaise with key providers

The successful candidate

Ideally you will have previous experience in the financial planning industry either as a paraplanner or in a financial planning administration role and be looking to take the next step. Relevant qualifications are essential. You will be well organised with the ability to manage competing priorities.

Please send your application by following the links below. For any further information outside the information listed please call Deanna Saffioti on …… .

Paid Marketing Internship – Leading Financial Training College

Applications open: Immediately

Hours: 24-36+ hours per week

Stipend: $40.00 p/week
Type: Marketing Inte

Location: Melbou

What Makes Us Different?
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ships for current tertiary students and recent graduates to support them in gaining relevant industry experience that is linked to their studies.

Industry Placements Australia operates on “fee for success” model meaning you don’t pay a cent until you are happily in your dream inte

About our Client
Our client is a Melbou
e based training institute that specialises in professional training and career development. They are currently looking for an inte
to join our marketing/advertising team to participate in various stages of our marketing campaigns, career events and fairs.

As part of the placements, the successful applicant will receive:

– Daily travel & meal allowance
– Professional reference upon completion
– Study credits (students must determine this with their tertiary provider)

Some of the projects & activities you could expect as part of your role include:

– Assist with social media advertising and marketing promotional activities.
– Draft client communications, content for blogs, website, and social media.
– Develop new marketing campaigns from the ground up, considering our clients needs
– Assist with planning and implementation of marketing offers, promotions and campaigns
– Assist with inte
al and exte
al workshops, expos, talks, networking events, activities etc.
– Enter contact information into contact management systems (Salesforce)
– Assist in administrative tasks / reception duties

Qualities that will help you in this role:

– Tertiary business or marketing student/recent grad
– Familiarity with social media strategies and platforms
– Ability to multi-task and take initiative
– Hardworking and dedicated outlook
– Ability to take direction and absorb information quickly
– Strong verbal and written communication skills

To apply for this inte
ship, the candidate must be:

– Students or graduates welcome
– Willingness to lea

– Attention to detail
– Hours negotiable (2-3 days per week)

Applicants please attach your current resume and covering letter.

How To Apply:
Applicants please attach your current resume and covering letter to apply for this role and send applications to: [Apply online].

Please note, on successful placement into this role, a $699 + GST administration fee is payable to Industry Placements Australia.
Interest free student payment plans are available.

Contact Details:
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p: ……

Financial Accountant | Global Blue Chip Business | 6 week assignment | $45 p/hr

This rapidly expanding blue chip organisation that specialises in facilities management is looking for an experienced accountant to join their team for a 6 week assignment. Working onsite for one of their major clients your main role will be to report on the financial progress of the account. You will work alongside the businesses financial accountant in head office reporting on daily account performance against the predicted outcomes.

Using your experience and adaptable approach you will:

– Create Monthly financial reporting to the Financial Accountant- including performance analysis
– Manage a team of experienced AP staff and overseeing all functions of the finance team
– Manage the development and review of property/facilities budgets and forecasts and the detailed variance reporting of ongoing expenditure against these budgets.
– Supervise the performance of invoicing, payments and overall cash flow within Account.
– Manage reconciliations and accruals

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join an already successful business with ambitious growth plans where you will have a genuine contribution to future successes.

To be successful you will have:

– 3+ years specific experience in accounting
– Accounting qualified and/or CPA completed
– Advanced excel skills
– The ability to work well autonomously, as well as in a team environment.
– Excellent communication skills.
– A motivated and energetic approach with the desire to drive continuous improvements

This is an excellent short-term opportunity for an experienced accountant to gain more experience working within a Global Business.

We are interviewing immediately so please call Emma Boyd on …… or email your Cover Letter and CV via the APPLY Link today.

Senior Systems Administrator – Office 365 / Azure – Financial Services

This is a challenging end-to-end Senior Systems Administrator position working with a small dedicated team supporting a Financial Services environment. This position may also require elements of 3rd line support.

You will be a Microsoft & Windows guru having extensive experience working on Microsoft technology stacks, Citrix / VMware and Microsoft Office 365.

To be successful in this role you will have a strong customer service mentality with excellent communication skills in being able to deal with inte
al users and business stakeholders.

Day to day responsibilities:

– Working in the IT team dealing directly with end-users and business stakeholders.
– Design and build new Infrastructure services.
– Integrate new business applications into the infrastructure environment.
– To ensure documentation and procedures are always up to date.
– To perform routine status checks and produce reports.
– Maintain and review configuration data (e.g. User lists, asset register etc.)
– Patch systems when required to policy and architectural standards.
– Front line support of the Microsoft exchange, Windows, MS Office 365 and Citrix Xenapp desktop environments.
– Remote Access management.
– Taking ownership of issues escalated to 3rd line support and exte
al vendors.

Skills & experience required:

– 5 + years’ minimum experience in an IT Systems Administration role (Financial Services industry preferred)
– 3+ years’ experience with Microsoft Office 365 (migration, design and deployment)
– Strong experience with Windows Exchange Servers – Enterprise
– Experience with Networking ie. MPLS, Cisco Switches and Clustered firewalls
– Advanced knowledge of virtualization with VMware
– Strong experience in Citrix
– Advanced knowledge of Active Directory
– Group Policies
– 8 years SAN Storage experience such as NetApp FAS
– Exposure to CRM (Salesforce) – Desirable
– Working knowledge of SCCM & MOM
– Hands on experience of supporting and troubleshooting virtualised installations
– Microsoft and Cisco certifications preferred e.g MCP, MCSE, CCNP etc

Please feel free to contact Bec Williams on …… for more information or for a confidential discussion regarding this rewarding career opportunity.

Senior Financial Adviser – Multiple roles available across Melbourne

My Client:
An iconic name in the banking industry, this is an employer of choice. Leading the way in the provision of high quality holistic advice across its branch and business network, this major banking institution is looking to add additional advisers across various locations and practices.

The Role
Reporting to the Practice Manager you will be responsible for the provision of high quality holistic financial advice to the banks HNW clients. You will oversee a couple of key retail branches where you will foster strong relationships with your referral partners that include the lenders, tellers, business bankers, managers etc. You will also develop solid networks with other centres of influence within the community around your branch to help generate additional leads/clients. Not only will you have full paraplanning and admin support, you will be given coaching and Mentoring from the most experienced Senior Financial Planners in the practice which can accelerate the development of both your technical and sales skills.

Skills & Experience
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 4 years experience in the provision of holistic financial advice. They will also have:
Tertiary qualification and minimum ADFP
A passion for sales and a relentless drive to outperform targets/KPI’s
Client focused with the ability to build rapport quickly and a willingness to adopt the telephone based advice model
Excellent communication both written and verbal

What’s On Offer?
This is an outstanding opportunity with a highly respected bank to take on an autonomous role that has a market leading base/bonus structure as well as a positive work life balance. Playing an integral part in the future of the financial advice industry, you will be surrounded and supported by experienced qualified professionals who enjoy a workplace driven by success and growth.

If you believe that you meet the selection criteria and believe that this is the right opportunity for you, then please apply now for an immediate review of your resume or contact Tom Brown on ……

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Senior Financial Planner | UHNW

This prestigious wealth management firm is seeking an experienced Financial Adviser who has experience dealing with HNW- U-HNW clients.
This is a team culture environment, working alongside 2 other Senior Advisers to service the existing client book with the opportunity to introduce new relationships. Working in a high achieving office, this role will see you interacting closely with award-winning adviserstailoring wealth strategies, looking at complex structures and providing a high level of holistic advice to maintain and protect the wealth of them and their families.

Your main responsibilities will include solving complex and important financial issues, writing tailored, strategic advice and all elements of client support. There is a strong amount of autonomy, responsibility and flexibility involved.

We are looking for a passionate and driven professional with the following:

– Tertiary qualifications (ideally in finance, commerce, economics, business or similar) are desirable.
– Diploma of Financial Planning (DFP) or working towards ADFP
– Ideally 3+ years’ experience as a HNW-UHNW Adviser
– Some or multiple areas of additional expertise and qualifications within: tax, SMSF, direct investment and/or insurance
– A visible sense of responsibility for the future success of clients and their family
– A genuine aspiration to build lifelong trusted partnerships with clients
– Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal
– A high level of attention to detail and accuracy
– The ability to work well in a team structure and contribute positively to the environment
– Cash flow analysis experience
– Knowledge of various banking, tax and investment products

This role would suit an Adviser that enjoys working in a team environment with experience from a HNW-UHNW or Family Office environment or you may be a wealth strategist looking to move to a more boutique, holistic and tailored style of financial management that will see you working alongside 2 Senior Advisers, providing greater exposure and impact to the business.

This is a superb opportunity to work in a broad holistic advise role working and supporting very affluent families, where you will be fully supported to develop your long term career.

If you are interested please call Caroline Smith on …… for a confidential chat or send your resume via the APPLY link on this website.

Senior Financial Accountant

City-fringe location for a medium sized business with a tu
over of $400 million. Interesting work which includes typical financial accounting activities as well as working across joint venture projects and multiple trading companies. The business has Australia wide reach as well as working in some global markets.

You will report to the CFO and Directors, and be one of eight staff in the Finance team. You will have joint responsibility for three junior staff in accounting and bookkeeping. The role is responsible for the General Ledger and includes :

– Debtors and Income (tracking, monitoring and some higher level analysis)
– Creditors (eg: monitoring cashflow)
– Asset Management (monitoring and managing)
– Financial Management (including ledgers, statutory accounting, tax, budget reports, management reports)
– Compliance
– Project work
– Managing reports for multiple Joint Ventures
– Providing consultation and information to the Directors

The work will suit candidates ready to be challenged due to the dynamic nature and complexity of work on offer. Critical to your success in this position will be your self-motivation, ability to be hands on and commercially astute.

Our client offers a fabulous work culture, career growth and opportunity and are particularly interested in speaking with people who can offer a proactive approach, have strong communication skills and can effectively work as part of a team.
The salary will be negotiated and based upon experience.