Senior Associate / Sydney Office Manager / Finance Manager
- BACHELOR OF BUSINESS (ACCOUNTING),
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY
- CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT (CA)
Andrea McDonald is a Chartered Accountant (CA) and has over 25 years’ experience in financial accounting. She first joined Barker Ryan Stewart in 2009 on a consultant basis and became a full-time employee in 2014 as Finance Manager. Through her leadership and business development support, Andrea was promoted to Sydney Office Manager / Finance Manager in 2016.
Andrea has been pivotal to the success of the management, planning, and coordination of the Sydney team.
As Finance Manager, she reports and analyses the company’s monthly and annual financial results, provides advice on key business metrics and recommendations for improvement – contributing to and ensuring that quarterly and year-end statutory obligations are met. She works with the Directors to grow the business, formulating policies and provides input to the Barker Ryan Stewart’s strategic planning process.
Andrea oversees accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit management, asset management and payroll activities.
In addition to her duties in finance and office management, Andrea is the human resources manager for Barker Ryan Stewart as well as the coordinator of all recruitment requirements.
Andrea is a loyal AFL Swannies fan. Outside of work she enjoys watching the AFL, spending time with family and friends and travelling.