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Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Salary: circa.$80,000
Reference: 3134231
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
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Job Published: May 28, 2020 14:33

Job Description

Our client is enjoying a period of growth and expansion, as the sector continues perform well in an otherwise challenging environment for most commercial businesses. Their institutional investors continue to deploy capital into their funds, and this has led to an increased demand on the finance function.

In this newly created role, you will be reporting to the Financial Controller. 
Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Timely preparation of monthly management reports for use by management and external users including capital expenditure reporting.  
  • Support the finance systems and ensure the chart of accounts is maintained from each of the asset owners submitting their monthly financials
  • Oversee the day to day review of accounts payable batches, credit card expenses, travel management company’s costs and classification to the General Ledger. 
  • Preparation and review of general ledger account reconciliations (including the fixed asset register) and working papers
  • Maintain records and ensure compliance with GST / FBT/ BAS legislation and complete returns 
  • Ensure management team receive timely, accurate reporting on financial positions
  • Ensure compliance against limits and controls identified within polices is monitored and reported as required, and identify and report any exceptions
The successful candidate will ideally be someone who is looking to step up from an Assistant Accountant role and be working towards their CA or CPA. You will be working towards the qualification and have strong commercial experience from a in a fast-paced and complex environment and have proven analytical skills. This is a dynamic and varied role and really suit someone who is able to work to deadlines and be a self-motivated and be adept in partnering effectively with operations to ensure the accurate reporting of monthly financials. You will have strong Excel skills, be naturally numeric and have an interest in partnering with the wider business. 

For more information please call Sarah 07 3854 3801 or email