Cairns & Far North based | $120,000 + super

Full Time

Due to continued growth the company is seeking to appoint a General Manager - Operations, to coach and mentor our  team of  senior accountants, manage the workflow of the office, and provide business advisory services to their client base, challenging their thinking and adding real value to their business. You will be joining a team of 30+ and this is a unique opportunity to work alongside progressive and innovative practitioners who genuinely enjoy partnering with their clients. Not only are they experts in Taxation and Accounting, but their true passion is Business Advisory. 

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a highly strategic, proactive and people focused accounting firm with an exceptional progressive, innovative and supportive culture. You will be encouraged to proactively contribute to the operational delivery of the organisation’s professional services, leveraging your expertise and passion to help clients transition from the trap of "self-employment" to the freedom of true "business ownership". 

Your key responsibilities will include:   

  • Leading the Senior Accounting and Business Advisory team to shape and deliver client engagements. 

  • Mentoring and coaching practicing Senior Accountants in the art of business advisory to support their professional development. 

  • Overseeing the analysis of potential opportunities and risks for business clients, and provision of appropriate advice. 

  • Overseeing the analysis of clients’ financial records and budgets. 

  • Improving processes by recommending operational changes. 

  • Evaluating and improving clients’ sales, marketing, and branding strategies. 

  • Identifying opportunities for future business development and expansion. 

  • Developing and maintaining internal and external communication channels.