Eaton Corporation Financial Accountant in Mascot, Australia

Position Overview

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this role is instrumental in ensuring data integrity of the General Ledger and continuous improvements within the business.


  • Oversee the month-end process, ensuring integrity of P&L and BS USGAAP compliance

  • Manage accruals and revenue recognition

  • Conduct monthly financial management reporting and in-depth variance analysis

  • Prepare cost analysis and journal entries

  • Perform margin analysis for product and project sales

  • Take ownership of statutory reporting requirements and local tax, FBT, BAS, Payroll Tax

  • Assist in monthly rolling forecast preparation

  • Implement and administer effective financial policies and corporate procedures

  • Prepare continuous improvement initiatives and internal control processes (SOX)

  • Manage shared service center activities for GL, AP, Capex and month-end closing

  • Assist with Product Costing and Inventory Management

  • Support internal and external audit engagements


Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting (CPA/CA Qualified Accountant)

  • 4 years' experience in a manufacturing or related environment

  • Experience with US GAAP, SOX, IFRS

  • Experience in a Multinational Corporation

  • Experience with any ERP system

Additional Requirements

  • Experience in Inventory Accounting

  • Experience in Marginal Analysis

  • Business Partnering Skills

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: ANZD AustraliaNew Zealand Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No