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Title:  Management Accountant x2

Job Number:  7018

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2009

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.

Are you up for the challenge? 

About the opportunity

John Holland is currently seeking 2x Management Accountants to play a key part in our Infrastructure and Major Projects Finance department based in Pyrmont, NSW. We are looking for pro-active, adaptable, and pragmatic individuals to take on either of the below positions: 


Position 1: Management Accountant - Tenders

Responsibilities of the role include;

  • Prepare financial and corporate reports including variance analysis.
  • Assist Bid Managers with cost control and reporting.
  • Provide financial expertise and information for bid submissions.
  • Preparation of tender cost accruals and recoveries.
  • Negotiation and preparation of cost sharing agreements with Bid partners.
  • Manage external and internal cost sharing / recoveries and reimbursements.
  • Budgeting & forecasting.
  • Identifying and implementing process improvements.


Position 2: Management Accountant – Major Projects 

Responsibilities of the role include;

  • Prepare financial and corporate reports including variance analysis.
  • Preparation of monthly Project Financial Reports.
  • Raise cost reimbursement claims and invoices to Joint Venture projects.
  • Manage any reimbursement issues with Joint Ventures. 
  • Budgeting & forecasting. 
  • Assistance with negotiation and establishment of Joint Venture Agreements.
  • Identifying and implementing process improvements.


To be successful in either roles, you must have: 

  • Tertiary qualifications in discipline relevant to function area, e.g. accounting.
  • CA or CPA preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years accounting experience within the construction industry, major industrial organisation, or adjacent sectors to construction.
  • Demonstrated experience in financial and management accounting including joint ventures.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products.
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills 

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success. 
We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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