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Management Accountant

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end-to-end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining, and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

The Macmahon WAC Head Office is located near Perth International Airport, T2. The Macmahon office is an award-winning facility with a large, recently upgraded on-site gym, free secure undercover parking and electric vehicle charging stations. The WAC Head Office hosts Macmahon’s centralised support services and operates as the centre of gravity for the wider Australian business. 

Macmahon is seeking an experienced Management Accountant to join their Finance department in a permanent full-time capacity. The Management Accountant is responsible for the delivery of a wide range of financial and management accounting, financial modelling and general commercial support to the business

Key accountabilities of the role include but are not limited to:
Monthly reporting:

  • Preparation of timely and accurate month end reports for division
  • Provide appropriate divisions with weekly cost analysis and queries for unusual cost trends
  • Provision of analytical support to the GM Commercial to assist in managing the business and continually improve performance
  • Assist the operations with journals, accruals and ad hoc support
  • Completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations within the required time frame


Budgeting / Forecasting:

  • Assist with the development and maintenance of Project budget/ forecast models and associated reporting templates
  • Assist with the preparation of annual budgeting and rolling forecasting process for business entities
  • Business planning tasks


Annual Reporting:

  • Assist with provision of documentation during external and internal audits to auditors
  • Assists with provision of data to complete the annual financial report
  • Assist with preparation of management papers in relation to significant accounting estimates


Other duties and responsibilities:

  • Be of assistance to Senior Management/Financial accountant, Finance Manager, Group Financial Controller
  • Liaise with Finance Managers to ensure compliance with statutory requirements
  • Assist Group Tax Manager with ad-hoc tasks relating to tax/trial balance entries
  • Assisting with all aspects of accounting and commercial set up  for new projects

About you

  • Strong management accounting skills
  • CA / CPA Qualified (highly desired) 
  • Understanding of financial accounting and the mining industry
  • Financial modelling skills
  • Technically strong accounting skills
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proactive, can-do attitude


  • Competitive remuneration & rewards 
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Access to a wide range of employee discounts with Macmahon’s retail, vehicle, insurance and banking partners
  • Excellent office facilities including free parking and fully equipped on-site gym

As a part of the recruitment process for this role you are required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of drug and alcohol screening and completion of criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally, you will be required to provide proof of working rights in Australia, i.e. a copy of your valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification.

Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.