Finance Manager, APAC (12-month FTC), Australia



Accounting & Finance
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

Job Description

A Bit About The Role

We are looking to hire a Finance Manager, APAC (12-month FTC) to join our APAC Regional Finance team in Australia, Sydney!

You will assist in growing our finance capabilities to steer the organisation in the right direction ensuring compliance with local accounting, regulatory and tax requirements.

Your Mission:

  • Work with Accounting, Regulatory Reporting team, Regional Controllers & Compliance teams to help deliver compliant and accurate reporting with clear definitions and change management.
  • Compile monthly, quarterly and yearly reports for submitting to regulatory authorities. Support with ad-hoc financial reporting requests.
  • Work with the Compliance team and Regional Controllers to provide financial data during regulatory examinations and financial audits.
  • Help the APAC Regional Finance team in performing day-to-day overview of legal entities, including analysing financial results and making sure necessary financial controls are performed.

Work with other finance teams to ensure systems, controls and processes are prepared for regional requirements.

This Role Will Give You The Opportunity To

  • Own your own path to success - you’ll have a high level of autonomy and responsibility.
  • Expand your skills and develop for the future - help build efficient reporting and financial control processes and build experience that can take you to other exciting roles in the Finance team.
  • Work in an international Finance Team and learn a lot about the Finance area, fintech and driving financial sustainability of a fast growing company


A bit about you

  • Experience in Financial Controlling, Financial Audit, Financial Reporting or Management Accounting.
  • Knowledge of IFRS and strong understanding of accounting principles.
  • Experience in working with large datasets and building financial reports for businesses like ours.
  • Cross-functional collaboration in a complex environment.


  • Advanced financial reporting and analysis skills.
  • You are accurate and detail oriented, great at finishing detailed jobs and meeting deadlines.
  • You are a self-starter and can organise your own work.
  • Able to communicate issues to all levels of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Have an ability to move beyond Excel and dig into raw data.
  • Have exposure or understand tax and regulatory rules & frameworks.

Who are you?

  • You have a passion for what we’re building at Wise.
  • You are keen to roll up sleeves and get the job done.
  • You are humble, comfortable operating with a high level of uncertainty, can act independently, be decisive and take responsibility.
  • You are open to self-development, willing to gain experience, improve your skills and keen to learn new tricks.
  • You are detail oriented, with ability to deliver and communicate complex areas on time and succinctly.
  • You feel passionate implementing your skills and knowledge in creation and improvement of controls framework and internal processes


Additional Information

For everyone, everywhere. We're people building money without borders — without judgement or prejudice, too. We believe teams are strongest when they are diverse, equitable and inclusive.

We're proud to have a truly international team, and we celebrate our differences.
Inclusive teams help us live our values and make sure every Wiser feels respected, empowered to contribute towards our mission and able to progress in their careers.

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