Financial Analyst at Ritchie Bros.

Ritchie hiring people as Financial Analyst. The Selected person will be earn at least Undisclosed NZD per month. There are also many more opportunities. Read the entire post carefully to know all the details related to this job.
PostingFinancial Analyst
Job EmployerRitchie Bros.
LocationAnalysis & Reporting
Job SectorAnalysis & Reporting

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A global, publicly listed company, with multiple business streams offering customers end-to-end solutions for buying and selling used and unused equipment and other assets across numerous industry sectors. With over 40 sites internationally and a global workforce of over 2000 full time employees, we are experiencing an exciting period of growth and embrace values of unity, integrity, and vision. Our FinOps Department is looking for a Financial Analyst (full-time) to join the team in Yatala, QLD.

The Opportunity:

We recognise that this role and Ritchie Bros. financial operations are quite unique from other organisations, so while having direct industry experience is not important – strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities, values alignment, and the right attitude will be absolutely essential to making this position a success.

The Financial Analyst is accountable for producing high quality reconciliations for SOX controls compliance and Financial Reporting of Financial Operations. The responsibility includes balancing of several key balance sheet accounts and preparing the month-end working papers, including but not limited to Auction proceeds, Inventory, Advances, Holdbacks and Recoverable Expenses.

Responsibilities include:

  • Month-end duties include preparation of journal entries, bank reconciliations and investigation of discrepancies – identify source of discrepancy and corresponding correction
  • Review and preparation of inventory workbooks – including contract agreement, purchase allocations, journal entries for inventory sold and liabilities.
  • Prepare reconciliation of Accounts Payable Proceeds (APP) to GL for payout and month end
  • Ensure coding is accurate and uploaded correctly
  • Manage the inventory balance sheet account and work closely with Operations to ensure all assets are selling and performance is reported on a regular cadence
  • Produce weekly and follow-up reports such as post-sale checklists and payout stats
  • Liaison between internal stakeholders, implementing change, efficiency gains and enhancing the Seller experience through accurate reporting and leveraging KPI data
  • Point of contact for auditors – prepare and submit samples to auditors according to requirements
  • Lead, train, and handle accounting related escalations as expert in Seller Services operation
  • Other duties and projects as assigned

Here’s what you bring:

  • 3+ years demonstrated experience in an operational accounting department coupled with an accounting degree or equivalent (designated CPA or senior-level CPA student preferred)
  • Flexible approach, and the ability to adapt to changing processes and/or priorities in a reactive working environment
  • Strong technological capabilities, in this role you will be expected to work proficiently with various systems and reporting tools
  • Exceptional stakeholder engagement skills, with an approachable and helpful workstyle
  • Strong interpersonal skills, someone who embraces open and transparent communication

What We Offer:

Our success is built on the drive and dedication of our people. As we grow around the globe, there will be many opportunities to advance your career – we’ve proven this throughout our 60+ years in business. And, we’ll take care of you along the way.  Here’s how: 

  • Make a significant impact using your exceptional skills to contribute as part of a high performing team that is experiencing considerable growth
  • Organisational culture that is collaborative, hard working, professional, and family-oriented
  • Comprehensive medical and dental benefits
  • Attractive salary package on offer for the right candidate
  • Superannuation and an Employee Share Plan, both with company match
  • Ongoing training, professional development and tuition reimbursement


To get an idea of what our auctions are like, you can check out some auction videos on YouTube right here:

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Established in 1958, Ritchie Bros. (NYSE and TSX: RBA) is a global asset management and disposition company, offering customers end-to-end solutions for buying and selling used heavy equipment, trucks and other assets. Operating in a multitude of sectors, including construction, transportation, agriculture, energy, oil and gas, mining, and forestry, the company’s selling channels include: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, the world’s largest industrial auctioneer offers live auction events with online bidding; IronPlanet, an online marketplace with featured weekly auctions and providing its exclusive IronClad Assurance® equipment condition certification; MarketPlacee, an online marketplace offering multiple price and timing options; Mascus, a leading European online equipment listing service; and Ritchie Bros. Private Treaty, offering privately negotiated sales. The company also offers sector-specific solutions including GovPlanet, TruckPlanet, Kruse Energy Auctioneers, and Cat® auctions, plus equipment financing and leasing through Ritchie Bros. Financial Services. For more information about the unprecedented choice provided by Ritchie Bros., visit

Ritchie Bros. is an equal opportunity employer and ensures nondiscrimination in all activities in accordance with all applicable laws. This position is open to all qualified applicants who are legally entitled to work in the country in which this job is located. Only electronic applications can be accepted. No agency calls, please.

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