Current Opportunity – Financial Controller (Wacol)

Financial Controller (Wacol)

Expression of Interest

Ezyquip Hire specialise in plant and equipment hire solutions for the civil, construction and mining industries throughout Australia. With over 700 pieces of plant and equipment, and with bases in Brisbane, Toowoomba, Mackay, Roma, Dubbo and Darwin, we are committed to providing simple cost-effective solutions to the challenges of modern-day engineering.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Financial Controller to lead and drive our Finance and Accounting function. This is a key hands-on operational and leadership role requiring a high level of financial expertise and strategic thinking to position the Ezyquip Hire business for growth and stability, whilst ensuring the financial health of the company.

This position represents an excellent opportunity to join a group which has a diverse company mix. We are looking for CA or CPA qualified candidates who have experience with change management, someone who thrives on rolling up their sleeves and diving deep to ensure the business keeps moving forward with their successful growth. A dedicated team will support you with day-to-day financial operations, however your ability to manage, review and control their output will be crucial to success.

The Role

Some of your duties will include:

  • General ledger responsibilities including performance of monthly financial close and related processes; manual journals; reconciliations and analysis
  • Responsible for preparation of statutory financial statements and reports – by legal entity – ensuring quality, reliability, accuracy and adherence to relevant accounting standards
  • Support a strong control environment that manages and minimises inherent financial and regulatory reporting risk
  • Provide support and advice on accounting issues in relation to new accounting standards or in the support of treatment of complex transactions
  • Responsible for inter-business and inter-entity transfer arrangements to ensure appropriate allocation of revenues and expenses
  • Monitor capital required in each business and legal entity
  • Preparation of and adherence to Financial Reporting policies and processes ensuring strong controls and oversight over financial reporting related risks
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors, regulators, and other stakeholders to ensure successful audits and examinations.

About You

You are passionate about what you do and innately understand that numbers tell a story! Your keen sense of purpose, integrity and community focus are perfectly aligned with our company values and ethos. Your energy and experience are well balanced with a zest for new ideas; you are innovative and possess a growth mindset, you seamlessly identify and drive continuous improvement opportunities.

You recognise and value that you’re:

  • Obsessed with Finance! Your prior experience as a Financial Controller is a given. A strong exposure to multisite environments either in mining or construction along with demonstrable knowledge of fixed and/or mobile plant fleets would really excite us and make you stand out from the crowd.
  • A team player! You understand it takes a community effort to realise and achieve goals. You cultivate meaningful relationships internal and external to Ezyquip Hire – you are wired to deliver an exceptional service experience that reflects positively on yourself and the business.
  • A skilled communicator! Whether written or verbal, you can clearly articulate high-level trends, anomalies, and variances with consideration of factors that highlight any macro issues. You challenge the status quo and critique assumptions seamlessly; in a manner that is concise yet informative.
  • A technical expert! We will rely on you to provide technical advice that has relevance and delivered according to your audience. Underpinning your knowledge is your qualification in Accounting along with CA or CPA credentials.

Ezyquip Hire offers a superior range of benefits and employee opportunities focused on supporting healthy, well balanced people. For your opportunity to be part of a truly diverse, supportive organisation that believes its people provide the platform to its success, apply now or contact Please include your name, phone number, email address, and physical address in your application.

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