Sr. Manager, APAC Controller

Date:  Sep 20, 2023

Derrimut, VIC, AU, 3030

Company:  Vista

Vista has made the 2023 AFR Top 10 Best Places to Work for the 2nd year in a row!


About Us:

Vista's CFO Organization empowers teams to focus on their domain and serve customers. We provide clear guardrails for strong engagement and efficiency across our lines of business, regional operations, and central functions. Our team members work cross-functionally, impacting every area of the company, from human resources and communications to finance and legal services. We deliver critical capabilities to support every employee's success.

The Controllership team is a vital part of the broader Vista Finance organisation. It is responsible for global accounting operations, the accuracy of periodic financial results, financial policy, compliance, and control for all of Vista.


About the Role:

In this role, you will oversee and ensure compliance for Accounting, Accounts Payable, and Payroll Operations across local entities in Australia, the Philippines, and Hong Kong. You will lead a team of 2 direct reports who manage the Accounting teams in Australia and the Philippines, with additional support from our Global Shared Service Team for Accounts Payable.


The ideal candidate will have strong leadership experience and exceptional skills to inspire and support local teams in achieving excellence while maintaining compliance with laws, regulations, and internal controls at both global and local levels.


This is a newly created, hybrid role working at our Vista Manufacturing office based in Derrimut (west of Melbourne) at least 2 days per week, with a high level of flexibility.


What You'll Do:

  • Manage resource and budget for regional teams
  • Resolve complex issues with internal and external stakeholders
  • Understand balance sheet and P&L positions
  • Drive continuous improvement within the team
  • Stay informed about changes in relevant areas of responsibility
  • Build and maintain relationships across the company
  • Influence decision-making processes
  • Represent the local controllership team internally and externally
  • Manage stakeholders through effective communication
  • Focus on training and skills development


What You'll Bring:

  • Strong academic background in finance or accounting, CPA is a plus
  • 10+ years of experience in Accounting/Controllership
  • Strong knowledge of general accounting and international processes
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple priorities
  • Strong team player with a hands-on attitude
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and improvement-driven
  • Experience in a global publicly registered company
  • Knowledge of SAP or other major ERP is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of US and local GAAP


Why Vista:

At Vista, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team that reflects the communities in which we operate. We want people to feel like they belong and can bring their whole selves to work. Our aim is to continue to foster a collaborative environment with a keen focus on innovation, growth and ownership.


Some of our Perks:

  • Paid Parental Leave  
  • Flexible ways of working
  • 24/7 wellbeing support for you and your family
  • Birthday leave
  • Purchased leave
  • Focused time for learning and development
  • Inclusive way of working through Vista Behaviors
  • Entrepreneurial culture


About Us:

Vista is an e-commerce powerhouse that creates customer value through accessible technology. We are the marketing partner for millions of small businesses, offering high-quality marketing products and solutions. Join us in helping small businesses succeed.


Equal Opportunity Employer:

Vista is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We embrace and value diversity and inclusion in our working environment.


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