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Assistant Accountant

Advertiser: Michael Page Accounting & FinanceMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
15 Mar 2019
Location
Sydney, South West & M5 Corridor
Salary
$70k - $80k p.a. + Superannuation
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Accounting, Financial Accounting & Reporting

Assistant Accountant

  • Work for a large australian Not-For-Profit Organisation
  • $70,000 - $80,000 Per Annum + Superannuation

Assist with the month-end process, statutory accounts and control the transactional and payroll functions, while reporting to the Financial Controller. You will be apart of a small team and have previous experience working an independant role.

Client Details

Our client delivers a passionate and honourable service to the people of Australia. With ambitions and a strategy to increase the amount of Australians they help - you will be apart of an inspirational movement.

Description

You will be required to work a relatively independent role and be able to manage a junior counter-part. You will report to the financial controller. Our client is a prestigious brand in the Not-For-Profit space, previous experience inside this industry and a charitable attitude is also necessary.

  • Preparation of monthly accounting journals, accruals and reconciliations
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet accounts, banking and inter-company reconciliations
  • Prepare and circulate monthly balance sheets, revenue reports, profit and loss statements, cash flows and financial variance analysis according to timetable
  • Timely preparation and consolidation of budget submissions including standard costing calculations
  • Prepare financial re-forecasts and business analysis reports as required
  • Support the Financial Controller in the year-end close process and adhering to deadlines
  • Assist with annual external audits to ensure compliance
  • Managing and training the Assistant Accountant when necessary
  • Maintenance of asset register and depreciation calculations
  • Assistance to the CFO and Financial Controller on specific items and ad-hoc projects as required

Profile

  • CA or CPA qualifications
  • At least 2 years’ relevant work experience
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/ high volume invoices and previous payroll functionality
  • Strong team player who can work autonomously when required
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills and management experience
  • Prioritising and time management skills

Job Offer

  • $70,000 to $80,000 Per Annum + Superannuation
  • 6 Month Maternity Leave Contract inside a large and successful Not-For-Profit
  • Parking on-site and an office close to public transport
  • A known Australian and growing brand



Assist with the month-end process, statutory accounts and control the transactional and payroll functions, while reporting to the Financial Controller. You will be apart of a small team and have previous experience working an independant role.

Client Details

Our client delivers a passionate and honourable service to the people of Australia. With ambitions and a strategy to increase the amount of Australians they help - you will be apart of an inspirational movement.

Description

You will be required to work a relatively independent role and be able to manage a junior counter-part. You will report to the financial controller. Our client is a prestigious brand in the Not-For-Profit space, previous experience inside this industry and a charitable attitude is also necessary.

  • Preparation of monthly accounting journals, accruals and reconciliations
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet accounts, banking and inter-company reconciliations
  • Prepare and circulate monthly balance sheets, revenue reports, profit and loss statements, cash flows and financial variance analysis according to timetable
  • Timely preparation and consolidation of budget submissions including standard costing calculations
  • Prepare financial re-forecasts and business analysis reports as required
  • Support the Financial Controller in the year-end close process and adhering to deadlines
  • Assist with annual external audits to ensure compliance
  • Managing and training the Assistant Accountant when necessary
  • Maintenance of asset register and depreciation calculations
  • Assistance to the CFO and Financial Controller on specific items and ad-hoc projects as required

Profile

  • CA or CPA qualifications
  • At least 2 years’ relevant work experience
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/ high volume invoices and previous payroll functionality
  • Strong team player who can work autonomously when required
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills and management experience
  • Prioritising and time management skills

Job Offer

  • $70,000 to $80,000 Per Annum + Superannuation
  • 6 Month Maternity Leave Contract inside a large and successful Not-For-Profit
  • Parking on-site and an office close to public transport
  • A known Australian and growing brand



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