The Estee Lauder Companies Corporate Accountant (12m contract role) in Sydney, Australia
Corporate Accountant (12m contract role)
Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments
We are currently recruiting for a 12 month contract role for a Corporate
Accountant to join our Finance team.
The role will provide significant exposure to interesting and complex
areas and senior contacts within the business. The role will be working in a
high pressure environment and requires a driven and motivated candidate.
Reporting directly to the Financial Services Manager, this position will
hold the following key responsibilities but not be limited
Administer Company Leases - property leases; office equipment; completionof corporate lease documents for global finance;maintenance of lease schedules including siterestoration provision; review lease documentation to support financial reportingand to comply with financial requirements in accordance with lease arrangements
Prepare and compile workpapers for annual FBT and income tax lodgements– including quarterly review of accounts for FBT/Tax Compliance(entertainment/sundry reporting)
Prepare and compile workpapers for annual Financial Statement lodgement
Prepare monthly GST tax and income tax reporting – transaction reviewand analysis
Prepare and review monthly reporting of cash flow and bankingarrangements
Reconciliation of corporate balance sheet accounts
Monthly and quarterly transactional fixed asset reporting – work withstore design teams and brands to ensure relevant approvals and documentationfollows corporate fixed asset policies; reconciliation of corporate fixedassets register and management of disposals and impairment process
role is not for the faint-hearted. The role requires a solid technical accountant who can and will take
ownership and be accountable for their results. Focus will be on completing all
corporate accounting and associated reporting activities. Time management and problem solving skills must be your best friend.
To be successful, you will be CA/CPA qualified with approx. 3-5 years
post qualified experience in a similar corporate role (background in a
multi-national with multiple business units would be ideal). As you will be
interacting within the finance team and the broader business, you must have
excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to confidently communicate at
all levels. Your strong Excel and systems skills will ensure the accuracy and
timeliness of the financial information required to enable sound business
decisions by senior management.
Only candidates that meet our criteria will be short-listed and
contacted, this includes applicants must have Australian citizenship or
permanent residency (including NZ citizens).
Agencies will only be engaged if required via our PSA. Please do not
contact us or send applicants to us unless requested by the HR team member. We
will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes and/or
their name. We thank you in advance if you do not reach out to our hiring
Job: Finance & Accounting
Primary Location: Asia Pacific-AU-NSW-Sydney
Job Type: Standard
Shift: 1st (Day) Shift
Job Number: 170262