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Accountant, Property

Job Title: Accountant, Property
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $85,000 - $90,000s
Reference: 3030402p
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 14, 2019 07:45

Job Description

Our client owns and operates alternative property assets throughout Australia and is well known for its premium products and services. They continue to expand and build on their existing brand with the support of reputable institutional investors.

Reporting the to the Finance Manager you and one other Property Accountant will be responsible for managing your own portfolio of properties and playing an integral role in finance and act as a support to the operations. You will be responsible for all the financial and management accounting for your properties and have extensive stakeholder engagement with all levels with the organisation and operations. 

Specific responsibilities will include;
  • Budget and forecast preparation, supported by the monthly review of General ledger and financial reporting to stakeholders on a monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Attendance to AGM's where you will have the opportunity to engage directly with you stakeholders and present the financials annually. 
  • Perform all Inter-company recharges including cash transfers and labour/ wage recharges from labour entity to relevant properties.
  • Process and manage all Insurance claims 
  • Provide guidance to other finance members to ensure correct cost allocations to properties. 
  • Authorisation for the bank in regards to Bank for the purpose of creditors and direct debit payments
  • Assist Regional Managers in providing support to the Operations Managers, through the explanation of financial results and answering coding queries.
  • Assist with Audits, ad hoc project duties such as process improvements around systems and other projects as required. 
The ideal candidate will be CA or CPA qualified and have experience using an ERP system and have strong excel. You will be proactive, and positive in your approach and enjoy business partnering with the operations teams you support. As the business continues to grow it is critical that you focus on process improvement and embrace change. Previous experience working across any type of property will be highly regarded, including, retail, real estate, commercial or aged care / retirement.
This collaborative finance team has great leadership and will give you the opportunity to grow and learn in a sector experiencing positive growth.

For more information please contact Sarah Kennedy / 07 3854 3801