Assistant Accountant

The Upside
CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Assistant Accountants
Part time
Posted 4d ago

THE UPSIDE is looking for an Assistant Accountant; an all rounder in Accounts Payable and Receivable.  This role has an option to be Part time.

THE UPSIDE leapt to life in 2013 through a deep, authentic love of yoga and a desire to reimagine workout wear through a fashion forward lens. We hold space for every mood, every moment and every woman. Like the women that wear us, we believe in quality of life and legwear. We recognise the need to bring a fashion feel and a yogi soul to performance grade apparel.

As we evolve and grow, we continue to stay true to our guiding principles of balance and integrity, a code that is layered throughout THE UPSIDE’s approach to living, designing and producing.

What we offer

  • Young, energetic, supportive, and flexible working environment with a bright, open loft style office environment in a great location.
  • Clothing allowance for you and discounts for family & friends
  • In house yoga classes
  • A business with a proactive approach to social and philanthropic endeavours and a desire to continue to do better for the environment
  • Fast-paced and exciting role
  • Training and development opportunities in areas that matter to you

What the role encompasses

The Assistant Accountant will perform a range of duties that include and are not limited to:

  • Accounts Receivable and Accounts payable
  • Entry of monthly rental invoices,
  • Monthly reconciliations of supplier statements,
  • Debtor reconciliations
  • Payment runs
  • Monthly Bank reconciliations
  • Filing & data entry
  • Other adhoc to assist Financial controller
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations


What you need to bring to the role

  • 1-3 years experience in a similar role, ideally within a retail or wholesale environment
  • Relevant tertiary degree or studying towards CPA/CA qualification,
  • Knowledge of the reconciliation process for third-party provider platforms such as Afterpay
  • Strong systems skills and working knowledge of an ERP, and AP21 highly regarded
  • Advanced proficiency in MSOffice 


What will give you an edge

  • Experience in the fashion sector – particularly in a branded environment
  • A passion for our category and outcomes driven through effective relationships


How to apply

THE UPSIDE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are focused on providing an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from any and all backgrounds to apply for any of our vacant positions.

If this sounds like you, and you are up for a fresh challenge with a great company, please click apply now and ensure that your CV and cover letter has been uploaded to your profile.


The application form will include these questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Have you completed a chartered accountant (CA) qualification?
  • How many years of accounts payable experience do you have?
  • Do you have data entry experience?
  • How many years of accounts receivable experience do you have?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

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