Assistant Accountant

Career Innovations
Sydney
North Shore & Northern Beaches
Accounting
Assistant Accountants
Full time
Posted 6d ago

We are Australia's Largest Cat and Dog Store

Come and join our family business. We Australia's largest independent Pet Store, selling over 25,000 different items for Dogs and Cats covering 13 large stores in metro Sydney.

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant who can take on the responsibility of delivering key tasks against agreed timelines. This individual will work closely with the Finance Manager to help meet the demands of a growing business.

To succeed in this position you will be a natural problem solver, good attention to detail and work efficiently within our business systems and processes. It is a hands on role where you get to work within a small close knit team.

Your duties will include:

  • Accounts Payable & Receivable
  • Processing Payroll
  • Daily reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare annual Single Touch Payroll reconciliations
  • Assist with monthly management reporting
  • Assist with the budgets, forecasts, and variance analysis
  • Maintain costing, inventory and database

What we Like:

  • ​You will be self-motivated and fast learner
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Working towards a CA or CPA qualification
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Proactive work attitude

What we Offer:

  • Attractive Salary
  • Happy and Healthy culture
  • Generous Staff Discounts
  • Easy Public Transport
  • Opportunity to work within school hours if required

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • How many years of accounting experience do you have?
  • Have you completed a qualification in accounting?
  • Do you have experience using MYOB?
  • Do you have experience completing ad hoc and month end reporting?
  • Do you have reconciliations experience?
  • Do you have experience with inventory management?
  • Which of the following accounting packages are you experienced with?
  • Which of the following Microsoft Office products are you experienced with?

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