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About Rheinmetall Defence Australia

Rheinmetall Defence Australia (RDA) is a major Defence company with operations across Australia and New Zealand delivering specialist Defence capability to the Australian Defence Force and New Zealand Defence Force. RDA is a subsidiary of Rheinmetall Group, a global Defence and Automotive technology group based in Dusseldorf, Germany. RDA is a trusted partner to the ADF through its three divisions - Vehicle Systems, Electronics Solutions and Weapons, Ammunition & Protection.

RDA is rapidly growing its Australian footprint to deliver system solutions and capability to the ADF in the areas of mobility, lethality, reconnaissance, protection, and sustainment.

About the Team

Based in our Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Redbank, this will be a fantastic opportunity to work within a fast paced, collaborative team of finance professionals. You will have the right environment to learn and grow your accounting career within this supportive team.

About the role

As a Finance Graduate, you will be part of the RDA Finance team and play a fundamental role supporting continuous improvement initiatives and objectives and assisting with the delivery of reporting, analysis and key deliverables for the department.

As a Finance Graduate, you can anticipate some of your day-to-day tasks to include:

  • Supporting Finance team members with the completion of month end tasks;
  • Supporting Finance Team with end to end Procure to Pay process and Staff Reimbursements;
  • Utilise your financial systems expertise in SAP to produce financial related data analysis and reporting;
  • Reconciliation of General Ledger and providing analysis on unreconciled items
  • Assist in the development and implementation of financial models across RDA team structures; and
  • Other duties and responsibilities that may be required as determined with your manager from time to time.

What are we looking for?

Rheinmetall seeks applicants who exemplify our Company's values of Respect, Trust and Openness. This creates a workplace environment where employees value each other, live up to their promises and communicate openly.

The experience and skillset best suited to this role includes:

  • Hold a qualification in Finance/Accounting or Commerce (or be in final year of studies);
  • Excellent financial and analytical skill-set with strong interpersonal communication;
  • Demonstrate a high level of enthusiasm and a keen attitude to taking on new tasks and challenges;
  • Intermediate to advanced level of use with MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Hold a desire to complete a CA or CPA Qualification;
  • Previous relevant experience in a Finance or Accounting position will be highly regarded; and
  • Be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance and have the capacity to satisfy pre-employment screening.

What's on offer?

  • Working in a great team and with exciting products.
  • Opportunity for career development and further training.
  • Strong links to our global Rheinmetall community.
  • Opportunity to work on major projects such as LAND 400.
  • Attractive Remuneration package with salary sacrificing & novated leases.
  • Flexibility in workplace settings offering opportunities to work in multiple locations.
  • Corporate discounts with gyms, private health funds and various car dealerships.
  • Employee Assistance Program to support our employees and their families overall wellbeing.

Join an inclusive culture

Rheinmetall recognises the strength that comes with employee diversity. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment where each employee is treated fairly and respectfully. Diversity is critical to our ability to work successfully as a team regardless of borders, language or culture. Our workforce includes employees of varying gender, age, race and ethnicity, professional and cultural background.

Veterans are always encouraged to apply for roles at Rheinmetall where they can bring select skills and expertise to the delivery of products and services for our customer.

Next steps

If you are ready to take the next step, Apply Now!

Rheinmetall may use various recruitment and selection tools and techniques as part of our process, such as video interviewing, online assessments, face-to-face interviews and assessment centres.

The preferred candidate will be required to complete RDA's background checks including pre-employment verification and national police checks.

Please note that we will not be accepting any recruitment agency applications for this role.


For further information about this opportunity, please call Charmaine Scott on 0456 368 159 and quote AU00353.

Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Banking and Finance

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:


  • Closing Date:16th Jun 2021, 1:59 pm


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