Assistant Accountant

Randstad - Accounting
Sydney
Accounting
Assistant Accountants
$65000.00 - $80k p.a.
Full time
Posted 5d ago

Your New Company/Role:

As an established market leader in the manufacturing industry - my client is looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their growing team, due to their remarkable track record and growth in their business. This is a permanent full time position based in Yellow Rock NSW 2777; for the right candidate who is eager to grow in their career as well as to work with large customers like Bunnings, Coles, Aldi, Woolworths, etc.

About the Opportunity / Responsibilities:

Reporting directly to the Financial Controller who is nurturing and encourages professional growth to aid in your career progression, your main responsibilities will be but not limited to:

  • Performing reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts monthly and yearly
  • Finalising the General Ledger monthly - full ownership of GL
  • Preparing BAS/GST returns
  • Finalising month end and year end duties
  • Preparation of Financial Statements
  • Responsible for Cash flow management/preparation of cash flow statements
  • Processing general journals and standing journals - monthly
  • Management of contract and leases registers
  • Inventory control - monthly stocktakes
  • Checking payments
  • Bank statement reconciliations
  • Royalty reporting
  • Petty cash management
  • Monthly asset/depreciation summaries
  • Maintaining of Fixed Asset Registers
  • Assisting in budgeting and forecasting
  • Working closely with AP Officer
  • Supporting the Financial Controller as and when required

Ideal Profile

This opportunity is for someone who has past experience as an Assistant Accountant and is eager to fast track their career within a short period of time. You will also bring:

  • Bachelor of Business, Accounting, Finance or similar area/experience
  • At least 2 years and above experience in similar role
  • Exposure to working in a perishable goods sector or FMCG environment would be desirable
  • Experience using Pronto or other ERP systems is also welcomed
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office/Excel proficiency
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills and ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Willingness to learn and ambitious
  • Full working rights in Australia

Benefits

  • $65,000 - $80,000 + Super (based on experience)
  • Yellow Rock NSW 2777 location
  • Great team culture and friendly environment, a leader who is looking to mentor and provide full support in career development
  • Great opportunity to speed up career progression
  • To be based in the office; no Work From Home option

If you have the required skills and experience needed for this position, kindly please click the 'Apply' button below. Alternatively, reach out at nisha.marimuthu@randstad.com.au to explore other opportunities.

*Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted due to the high volume of applications*

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

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