Raytheon Financial Accountant in Canberra, Australia

Leading Defence contractor Tailored career and development opportunities Located in the popular Brindabella Business Park, Canberra Airport Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Financial Accountant will provide Internal Controls and Treasury support by maintaining an effective control environment and managing Raytheon Australia’s hedging activity to effectively reduce foreign exchange risk. Key Responsibilities Support the management of an effective internal controls surveillance/monitoring/reporting regime Partner with Program Finance to understand current hedging strategies and update or develop new hedging strategies when required Assess the Company's foreign exchange exposure Preparation and administration/maintenance of hedging activity documentation Assist in the maintenance and compliance of policies and procedures that ensure an efficient and effective operation of the Finance function Assist in the Company's debtor management activities Manage the appropriate reconciliation of all bank and accounts receivable accounts Assist in performing Corporate Finance control activities Skills, Experiences and Qualifications Tertiary qualifications Chartered Accountant and/or Certified Practising Accountant Understanding / working knowledge of applicable business and accounting systems Minimum 3 years of finance and accounting experience It is desirable that applicants have a minimum 3 years of assurance experience in Big 4 or national accounting firm Eligible to obtain an Australian Defence Security Clearance Applicants must be eligible to obtain an Australian Defence Security Clearance to Baseline. Eligibility criteria can be found at http://www.defence.gov.au/agsva If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career, access your next mission by clicking the "Apply" button below or contact us at careers@raytheon.com.au 98578