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Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $75k per annum + superannuation
Reference: 3209713
Contact Name: Schenuk Wijesekera
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 20, 2021 17:31

Job Description

The opportunity
A great opportunity has come about in the new year with a key client of ours located in Sydney CBD. Our client has performed notably well throughout 2020 and they are now looking to grow their team in the new year. This is an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Accountant seeking full balance sheet exposure reporting to the Financial Controller.

The responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Assist in month-end close - bank reconciliations, processing of journals
  • assist in month-end and year-end reporting
  • Accrual and journal preparation
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Overseeing finance queries 
  • Assist with audit
  • Assisting with any other finance duties as required
About you:
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in accounting and ideally have started or completed your CA/CPA or equivalent qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience as an Assistant Accountant
  • Confidence carrying out month end duties - processing journals and performing balance sheet reconciliations is a must
  • Highly ambitious, coachable, and seeking a long-term career in Financial Accounting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills