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Controlling Business Partner - Corporate & Compliance


Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


Goodyear is one of the world's largest tyre companies. A Fortune 200 company, we employ approximately 67,000 people and manufacture our products in 50 facilities in 22 countries. Goodyear is among the world's most admired companies in the motor vehicle parts sector by Fortune magazine. We have built our foundation on a commitment to forward-thinking innovation, and our industry-leading new product engine helps us bring new products to market that feature the latest advancements in materials and technologies.


What you’ll need to bring to the party


  • Strong core financial skills across financial analysis, accounting, finance systems and processes
  • Refined internal relationship skills across both the business and finance teams
  • Strong commercial and analytical skills and the ability to clearly present financial information
  • An ability to work independently and proactively, demonstrating intellectual curiosity and a focus on continuous improvement of processes
  • Strong problem solving skill and ability to collaborate with others in order to resolve issues


 What you’ll be doing


The Corporate Business Partner is responsible for ensuring timely, accurate, relevant & value-adding accounting & consolidated Goodyear Dunlop Tyres financial information so as to ensure that informed business decisions can be made & the assets of the business controlled effectively across both GDTA and GDTNZ.


  • Form business relationship with all Corporate stakeholders to maximise financial growth and market strategy
  • Act as the main point of contact between GBS and Corporate Business Stakeholders
  • Work closely with GBS and provide an ongoing support
  • Preparation,review and approval of internal and external financial reports, month end close, and audit processes to ensure integrity and accuracy of GDT financial results
  • Oversight of the Retread, Aviation, Supply Chain and Fixed Assets Finance functions
  • Managing one of the entities for OTR business and support the OTR team with preparting/finalization of Stat Accounts and provide accounting support


 More about you


  • Minimum 5 Years accounting experience particular over GL enquiry and group reporting / consolidation processes
  • SAP or similar ERP experience
  • Business Partnering
  • Dealing with Shared Service
  • Understanding of Australian and US GAAP accounting standards
  • Knowledge of Information Technology and Information Systems Concepts
  • Knowledge of Goodyear Accounting and Finance policies
  • Understanding of internal audit concepts


What’s on Offer?

The opportunity to make a real difference in the company and be recognised for your talents.  No matter where you are in your career, we can help you drive it forward with career advancement opportunities and career pathways.


Benefits include:

  • Strong compensation package
  • Goodyear Women's Network Membership
  • Access to employee assistance and well-being programs
  • Employee benefits including tyre discounts for you and your family
  • Leadership & coaching programs
  • Internal & Global mobility
  • Global week of volunteering


All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 55 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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