Assistant Controller Australia

Australia & NZ · Full-time

About The Position

Medison stands as a distinctive global pharmaceutical company, driven by an unwavering purpose: to deliver groundbreaking therapies to patients suffering from rare and severe diseases across international markets. We believe that all patients, wherever they are in the world, have the right to get access to the best available novel treatments, and we are here to make this happen. As we continue our global expansion, we seek individuals who share our passion and principles, are eager to build and make a difference.

We are patient-centric, innovative, agile, and always ahead.

Come and join our growing Australia & New Zealand team!


  • Providing overall finance and business support to commercial, and operational stakeholders
  • Supporting decision making with updated data and insights
  • Working in alignment with Group’s standards
  • Defining operational and financial processes in line with corporate finance leadership 
  • Leading monthly, quarterly and annual closing processes of the region's subsidiaries
  • Participating and supporting the audit process with local auditors
  • Preparing annual tax returns and other statutory reporting requirements
  • Managing the company's external regional and local financial service providers
  • Managing regional AP activity to ensure the accuracy of financial records and timely due payments
  • Support group's treasury in mitigating FX exposures and optimizing working capital requirements
  • Verifying implementation of the company’s processes and policies (expenses, travel, etc)
  • Creating internal control processes
  • Ad-Hoc projects


  • 2-3 years of experience in a leading financial role in multinational companies
  • CPA with a Big 4 firm experience – must
  • Highly proficient in English – must
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively liaise with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience with managing statuary reporting requirements in Australia.
  • In-depth/working knowledge of local tax, GST and CIT requirements.
  • Experience with Pharma / Biotech companies - advantage
  • Acquaintance with NetSuite ERP Systems - advantage
  • Accurate and detailed oriented with a high level of analytical and professional skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to lead processes with attention to details, order and delivery-oriented approach
  • Creative and problem-solving attitude
  • High level of independence and self-examination