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Finance Manager

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National Capital District, Papua New Guinea

Accounting / Finance


Origin Energy is an equal opportunity employer looking for talented professionals to join their dynamic team in an exciting and growing industry that has the potential of impacting transformative change. If you believe you have what it takes to impact change this could be the job for you. We are currently looking for suitably qualified individuals for the following role:

Finance Manager

  • Permanent role
  • Based in Port Moresby
  • Application close date: 27th July 2018

The Role

The Finance Manager is part of the OEPNG management team. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), this position is responsible for;

  • Providing assurance to the OEPNG Chief Financial that the business risks are well managed in accordance with Origin Energy head office requirements, OEPNG is in compliance with its external obligations and that the appropriate controls and processes that manage risk are functioning smoothly and are effective.
  • Providing assurance to the CFO of the OEPNG Profit and Loss and Balance sheet integrity. Manage and co-ordinate the Internal Audit requirements of OEPNG with a strong focus on business engagement. These audit recommendations (and subsequent implementation) will assist in the business achieving one of its key strategies of operational excellence.
  • Manage the delegated authority requirements for OEPNG and be the key contact to ensure our business is in compliance with the Origin Delegation of Authority Directive.
  • Co-ordinate and manage half and full year Corporate/Statutory reporting requirements, including Tax compliance.
  • Provide support for all statutory, tax and technical issues relevant to the OEPNG business, ensuring compliance with domestic and international accounting standards and tax regulations
  • Provide coaching and leadership to members of the team and the regional accountants so that OE PNG and Origin Energy Head office receive an excellent level of service.
  • Manage the accounts payable and payroll functions of OEPNG
  • Delivering financial reporting & insight to drive sound financial based decision making and improve business performance
  • Delivering a strong control environment with effective risk management, risk monitoring & reporting, compliance and assurance processes
  • Providing efficient and effective financial planning, reporting, and decision making tools and processes, guiding the LPG business and meeting Origin Corporate requirements
  • Driving financial systems and process change to support future business growth

The person we seek must have the following qualifications and experience;

  • Degree qualification in Accounting or Commerce from recognized tertiary institution
  • Current member with CPA PNG
  • Has taken the lead in the end to end completion of the month end process, audit preparation, process improvement and has worked in a tight control environment.
  • Excellent MS office skills
  • Excellent customer service qualities
  • Hands on experience in Attache or Pronto software
  • 5 to 10 years’ experience in similar management role
  • Exposure to a complex retail environment or energy industry
  • Exposure to stock control management

The person must also have the following attributes;

  • Values relationship building and a personal touch,
  • Proactive, committed and trustworthy
  • Willingness to learn and a team player
  • Outcome driven
  • Good personal grooming etiquette
  • Values safety and positive driver behavior

To apply, forward written applications addressing the criteria and a copy of resume to: and addressed to:

HR & Administration Lead

Origin Energy (PNG) Ltd

P.O Box1468

Boroko, NCD

Note if you don’t hear from us 2 weeks after the closing date, consider you application to be unsuccessful.

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Origin Energy PNG Ltd

Origin Energy PNG Ltd is a leading Papua New Guinea Energy Company with over 50 years of experience in providing LPG through an extensive distribution network for purpose of domestic, commercial and industrial ...
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Origin Energy (PNG) Ltd, Kanudi Road, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea P.O Box 1468, Boroko, National Capital District

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