Cummins Inc. Financial Accountant - Scoresby in Scoresby, Australia

Financial Accountant - Scoresby


  • Work cross functionally and lead exciting projects

  • Highly supportive team with excellent mentoring opportunities

  • Scoresby, Melbourne location

Are you a financial accountant seeking a new challenge? Take a senior level role, mentor junior members and step up and lead internal projects!

About Cummins

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

About the role:

We currently have an enviable opportunity for an experienced Financial Accountant to join our high performing Finance Team based at our Scoresby Head Office. Reporting to the Financial Accounting Manager and working closely with Financial Accountancy, Reporting and Businesses Partnering team, this role will be responsible for providing financial accounting support for the equipment sales function for Cummins South Pacific. Your role will also include;

  • Provide financial accounting support for automotive, industrial, power generation business units

  • Ensure compliance with internal policies & control procedures

  • Perform month-end close procedures

  • Drive continuous improvement for internal accounting & control systems

  • Assist with audits, document policies and procedures

  • Lead new continuous improvement projects and other finance initiatives

About you

You’ll ideally understand our business and integrate yourself quickly into our Cummins Finance team. As a senior member within our team you’ll be proactive and have proven experience leading projects. You may also have some of the following;

  • CA or CPA qualified

  • At least 4 years of experience within a financial accountant role

  • Experience within a CA firm (Big 4) is advantageous

  • Exposure to Distribution and/or industry experience is desirable

  • Proven experience on leading projects

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment

Cummins culture & benefits

You will get to work with a highly skilled, diverse team, learning from some of the best in the industry to develop skills you can use anywhere in the world. We are stable and highly supportive team and take pride in developing our people. We also offer;

  • A competitive base salary and onsite parking

  • You'll participate in a variable compensation (bonus) program - so as we thrive, so will you!

  • A modern, diverse, inclusive and flexible working environment

  • The opportunity to build your career with a recognised industry icon

  • Ability to develop your career through working cross functionally and leading exciting projects

  • Professional association membership

  • Ability to purchase additional annual leave policy

Cummins are a value based employer and actively encourage women, those from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore where a career at Cummins could take them.

How to apply

Your opportunity to set yourself for success starts right here! Submit your application today! For more information about Cummins careers in Australia visit or contact Liam on



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 6, 2018, 1:53:16 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003SU