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Financial Accountant / Business Partner

Date: Dec 27, 2017

Location: Richmond, VIC, AU

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


Are you looking for the opportunity to progress your financial accounting career in a role that truly partners with divisional leadership to deliver high standards of financial accounting outcomes?


About You

Having recently completed your CA / CPA, you will have gained some corporate experience and be ready to take ownership and accountability for delivering financial accounting outcomes across multiple divisions. Being technically proficient, you will have an aptitude for investigating and resolving issues while using your relationship skills to truly partner with divisional leadership. You will enjoy delivering month end reporting within tight timeframes through being organized and able to prioritise & adapt quickly. Having experience in a multinational shared services environment is advantageous while the ability to project manage the delivery of work through others is essential.


About the role

This role is responsible for:

  • Ensuring timely, accurate and relevant value-adding accounting & financial information to a portfolio of stakeholders, enabling informed business decisions to be made & effective control of business assets
  • Forming strong business partnerships to maximise financial growth
  • Acting as the central point of contact between operational divisions and the central business shared services
  • Facilitating smooth month-end financial reporting processes
  • Preparation, review and approval of internal and external financial reports, month end close,  inventory reporting, warehouse stock takes and audit processes to ensure integrity and accuracy of financial results


What’s on offer

Working a team environment with a supportive culture, this role offers the ability to work autonomously and take ownership for your portfolio. Managing the relationships within the portfolio provides the opportunity to work directly with senior divisional leaders to deliver continuous improvement. Within the team in Australia there are many career progression avenues whether within financial or management accounting or beyond into other business fields.


A healthy salary package and eligibility to the organization incentive scheme are also on offer.



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 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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