Site accountant at Lactalis

Lactalisis hiring people as Site accountant. 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.
PostingSite accountant
Job EmployerLactalis
LocationEastern Suburbs
Job SectorAnalysis & Reporting

Our Story

Here at Lactalis, we are true to our purpose: we are a family business offering healthy and delicious dairy products that bring people together. And, we just happen to be the worldwide leader in what we do.  

At the heart of our Australian business we have over 2,200 passionate employees, working closely with our farmers, customers and consumers to produce the finest dairy products in the country. Pillar brands such as Paul’s, OAK, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.

Our Opportunity

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic individual to join our Rowville team as the site controller. Reporting to the Site Manager, with a dotted line to the Financial Controller -Liquids, you will be responsible for all accounting and reporting services for the Rowville dairy manufacturing site.

Your Expertise

You will be actively involved with all departments across the site and play an integral role in delivering improvements to the cost and efficiency of our operation. You will provide financial analysis and advice to the Site Leadership Team to assist with their decision making.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Completing site financial results on a monthly basis
  • Assisting site management with analysis, insights and explanation of monthly results;
  • Preparing weekly KPIs;
  • Preparing budgets and forecasts;
  • Acting as a co-pilot to the Site Manager to drive continuous improvement;
  • Development of Site CAPEX and business case submissions;
  • Providing support to the Costing team, including loss factors, BOMs and Routings;
  • Complete ad hoc project work for the Site Manager.

To be successful in this role you must be willing to take ownership of your site, and be a key member of a high performing team driving continuous improvement.  You must have good organisational and time management skills, be self-motivated, and have the ability to deal with ambiguity. You will need to be curious, adaptable, collaborative and be able to work autonomously with minimal instruction.

Experience working within a Manufacturing business as a Management Accountant and/or Site Accountant is preferred.   Alternately you might be of an Engineering or LEAN Six Sigma background.  Experience using a major ERP System such as SAP is preferred.  

If you have the ambition, drive and competency to succeed in this role please submit your application, including current resume by selecting ‘Apply’ and following the prompts.


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