Financial Control - Manager, Commodities & Global Markets


Not your average Financial Control role, this rare and truly rewarding opportunity supporting our Commodities & Global Markets team focuses on partnering with the business and liaising with the business regarding risk, new product proposals and their implementation. You can expect to be challenged in this role as you partner closely with the business and use your technical accounting ability to provide accounting support and advice for new products, deals and restructures and work on a wide variety of ad-hoc projects, whilst continually identifying and actioning process improvement opportunities.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Commodities & Global Markets Financial Control team within our Financial Management Group. You will join a team whose responsibilities include providing a combination of financial and decision support to our businesses and the CFO.  Those with markets experience will be highly regarded. 

Your specific focus but not limited to will include:

  • leveraging your strong relationship building skills to engage with a variety of key stakeholders including the Business, Funding, Group Financial and Regulatory Reporting, Risk Management, Tax and external auditors
  • supporting the Commodities & Global Markets Divisions operating out of the ANZ and Asia region 
  • your ability to communicate confidently and articulately, ensuring a free flow of information between Sydney and our offshore Financial Control team  
  • your ability to think commercially and operate in a collaborative environment will be pertinent to your success in this role
  • gaining exposure to senior stakeholders, a deep insight into the balance sheet and P&L and the opportunity to have a commercial influence in your role.

A positive and resilient attitude and curious mindset, combined with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple and competing deadlines, will allow you to succeed in this role.

Accompanied with the following experience:

  • fully qualified CA / CPA qualified (or equivalent) with proven post qualification experience
  • strong business partnering experience and the ability to manage a portfolio of brilliant, key stakeholders
  • exposure to future markets ideally from a commodity trading organisation
  • demonstrate technical accounting knowledge and advisory skills
  • experience in Financial services is highly advantageous and candidates from a chartered background are encouraged to apply.

Partnering with some of the best minds and most driven professionals in the market, combining their wealth of experience will enable you full autonomy to shape and drive your career on a global platform.

You will be working in a truly global organisation with an exceptionally talented and ambitious group within our Financial Management Group.

If you are ready for your next career move and working within a global and highly successfully organisation excites you, then apply now.

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.


Not your average Financial Control role, this rare and truly rewarding opportunity supporting our Commodities & Global Markets team focuses on partnering with the business and liaising with the business regarding risk, new product proposals and their implementation. You can expect to be challenged in this role as you partner closely with the business and use your technical accounting ability to provide accounting support and advice for new products, deals and restructures and work on a wide variety of ad-hoc projects, whilst continually identifying and actioning process improvement opportunities.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Commodities & Global Markets Financial Control team within our Financial Management Group. You will join a team whose responsibilities include providing a combination of financial and decision support to our businesses and the CFO.  Those with markets experience will be highly regarded. 

Your specific focus but not limited to will include:

  • leveraging your strong relationship building skills to engage with a variety of key stakeholders including the Business, Funding, Group Financial and Regulatory Reporting, Risk Management, Tax and external auditors
  • supporting the Commodities & Global Markets Divisions operating out of the ANZ and Asia region 
  • your ability to communicate confidently and articulately, ensuring a free flow of information between Sydney and our offshore Financial Control team  
  • your ability to think commercially and operate in a collaborative environment will be pertinent to your success in this role
  • gaining exposure to senior stakeholders, a deep insight into the balance sheet and P&L and the opportunity to have a commercial influence in your role.

A positive and resilient attitude and curious mindset, combined with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple and competing deadlines, will allow you to succeed in this role.

Accompanied with the following experience:

  • fully qualified CA / CPA qualified (or equivalent) with proven post qualification experience
  • strong business partnering experience and the ability to manage a portfolio of brilliant, key stakeholders
  • exposure to future markets ideally from a commodity trading organisation
  • demonstrate technical accounting knowledge and advisory skills
  • experience in Financial services is highly advantageous and candidates from a chartered background are encouraged to apply.

Partnering with some of the best minds and most driven professionals in the market, combining their wealth of experience will enable you full autonomy to shape and drive your career on a global platform.

You will be working in a truly global organisation with an exceptionally talented and ambitious group within our Financial Management Group.

If you are ready for your next career move and working within a global and highly successfully organisation excites you, then apply now.

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

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