Oct 25, 2023

Finance Manager

  • Bunzl Asia Pacific
  • Dandenong South VIC 3175, Australia

Job Description

  • Shape Bunzl's financial future with innovative strategies and systems.
  • Cultivate and inspire the upcoming wave of finance professionals.
  • Engage in groundbreaking projects in a thriving, global business landscape.



As one of the world’s largest providers of distribution and outsourcing services across the Food Processing, Industrial Safety, Hospitality and Specialist Healthcare sectors, the opportunities we provide our global team of some 23,000 talented people is endless. Bunzl’s is a culture of bringing out the best in people. And we do this with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, a firm commitment to training and development, and dedicated leaders who believe that every day is a new day to see new opportunities.



As the Finance Manager at Bunzl, you'll play a pivotal role in steering the financial direction and ensuring the company’s financial health. By overseeing a dynamic team and collaborating with various departments, you'll drive improved reporting outcomes, optimize inventory processes, and foster a culture of continuous growth.

  • Oversee Bunzl's financial management and governance.
  • Mentor 1-2 direct reports, cultivating a continuous improvement mindset.
  • Collaborate with the Financial Controller on S&OP and inventory model design.
  • Lead inventory reporting, management, and SLOB process enhancements.
  • Drive process and system developments for enhanced efficiency.
  • Ensure timely, accurate month-end and yearly reporting.
  • Foster a supportive, motivating work environment.
  • Uphold and advocate for correct accounting standards and manage financial risks.



We're looking for a dynamic and experienced professional who's ready to lead and inspire. With a strong financial background and the ability to work both autonomously and in a team, you'll drive positive change and ensure financial excellence.

  • Possess a tertiary qualification & CA/CPA with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in accounting.
  • Proficient in computerized accounting systems and advanced Microsoft Office Suite skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage, direct work, and resolve conflicts.
  • Excellent communication, decision-making, and time management skills.
  • Resilient, adaptable, and a self-starter with a results-driven approach.
  • High attention to detail and ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Proven experience in team leadership and management.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in rapidly changing environments.



Bunzl offers a broad and flexible range of benefits to our team including profit share scheme for eligible employees, exclusive motor vehicle and health insurance products, travel and accommodation discounts, study assistance, many wellbeing and community programs and access to discounted Bunzl products.



With an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, we believe that together we can achieve anything. We believe that through diversity we build strength and stability, and that the safety and security of our employees is not negotiable. Through innovation we find solutions, with an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, and we believe that together we can achieve anything. Investing in our local communities is the right thing to do, and here in Australia that investment is building a sustainable environment for our staff, customers and those who follow.



At Bunzl we believe that through diversity we build strength and support the principle of equality and diversity in employment. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We believe that it is in the company’s best interests and those of all who work in it, to ensure that the human resources, talents and skills available throughout the community are considered when employment opportunities arise. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.



At Bunzl, we believe that when you join our team, your potential is endless. Because at Bunzl… We believe in you! If you like the sound of this, then we definitely want you on our team.

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