Financial Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Healthcare is usually slow and boring. We believe in its potential to be exciting and entertaining. But changing the healthcare experience is hard – and we’re gonna need all the help we can get…!

About Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus (or 'Euc' for short) is an Australian founded digital healthcare company that is on a mission to solve the world’s biggest healthcare challenges - think fertility, and behavioural change around chronic conditions such as weight loss, diabetes, and mental health.

Founded in Australia in 2019, we have now helped over 500K patients globally by combining technology, design and operational excellence to help patients access the best clinical support when they need it - wherever they are.

Our 5 clinics (Juniper, Pilot, Kin, Software, & Compound) focus heavily on personalising the experience for different demographics and are powered by a growing team across 6 countries (Australia, UK, Germany, Japan, South Africa and the Philippines).

We’ve raised over AUD$160M in funding from Aussie and Silicon Valley investors who were early backers of Uber, Canva and AirBnb. With plans to launch into several more markets, offline channels, and tackle new conditions.

We’re looking to continue building our team of executional weapons who are passionate about healthcare, aren’t afraid to work hard, and invest in others through direct and honest feedback. This approach enables us to make the most impactful changes to improve the health of millions of patients globally.

About The Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for a first mover out of audit or chartered to join a fast growing, multinational company and take the lead on the month end close process, ensuring accuracy, timeliness and insight into the financial performance of the global group for our internal and external stakeholders.

Our team at Eucalyptus is inquisitive, driven and curious about our financial performance and where we can optimise for growth and efficiency. As a key communicator of these results you will establish connections with stakeholders across patient operations, supply chain, marketing, people and legal to ensure they are equipped with timely and relevant financial information to inform rapid decision making.

Within the finance team, you will partner with the Head of Finance to communicate our monthly results to the CFO and wider executive team, providing commentary and insight on the performance of Eucalyptus’s business units and areas for financial improvement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the month end close process and compile monthly management reports;
  • Track financial performance against forecasts and prepare monthly investor packs;
  • Ensure completeness, accuracy and timeliness of monthly financial release data including P&L, balance sheet, cash flow and other business metrics;
  • Prepare journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations for complex accounts such as inventory and revenue recognition
  • Assist the technical accounting team during the year end statutory audit process as required
  • Lead efficiency projects within our ERP system Netsuite to accelerate the automation of system information from our sales order engine and our payment gateway

About You (Who You Are)

  • 2+ years of professional experience at Big 4 or large corporate
  • Experience working with a multi site or multinational consolidated group
  • Bachelors Degree in Business/Commerce with a major in Accounting
  • Completed or midway through CA/CPA Program
  • Experience with inventory accounting highly regarded
  • Experience using large ERP system required (Netsuite preferred)
  • Advanced Excel skills

Why you should join EUC:

  • Our teams are incredibly passionate - Our talent bar is high and our work ethic is strong. You’ll get to stretch yourself everyday and work amongst people who care deeply about our patients. You’ll be given autonomy to tackle interesting problems and receive regular feedback from a supportive team
  • We move at incredible speed - You’ll work with team mates who build in the open by sharing their work freely, this helps us learn and iterate quickly so we can deliver high quality outcomes faster than our competitors. You’ll spend a lot of time outside of your comfort zone learning and iterating frequently, we wouldn’t have it any other way
  • We will invest in your career - You’ll get access to an annual professional development budget, mentors and buddies to ensure that you have the support you need to level up. You can expect regular performance and pay reviews as your career grows.
  • We are all owners - You’ll be given equity to ensure that you are able to benefit in the upside of your contribution in helping Euc grow. Your ideas will be valued regardless of your role, you will have ownership over the projects you work on which will feel both terrifying but extremely fulfilling
  • We play as hard as we work - From our annual Eucalympics (Olympic themed decathlon), monthly health & fitness allowances, free weekly barista coffees, funded social clubs, quarterly rooftop parties and weekly catered fireside chats, we know how to let our hair down!
  • We’ll have your back when you need us the most - You’ll be able to lean on a range of leave offerings to support you when needed, this includes: personal health and professional development leave, a generous parental leave that offers 20 weeks paid leave for a primary carer, additional miscarriage leave (see more on Kin Fertility’s #WeNeedMoreLeave campaign), as well as our Employee Assistance Programme

At Eucalyptus, we value individuals from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, and we embrace the unique qualities each person brings. When you apply, please let us know of any reasonable adjustments you may need during the interview process.