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Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 3210412
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
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Job Published: January 25, 2021 15:01

Job Description

The Company
Our client is a sophisticated and diversified real assets business. Much of their Agricultural portfolio outperforming expectations in the last financial year. Due to positive growth they are in need of a junior accountant to join the group, and be mentored and trained by some of the most talented finance people in the industry. 

This is a unique opportunity to work for a well respected group, consistently delivering above market average returns across a diverse and sophisticated portfolio of assets. 

The Role
Reporting to the Finance Manager, this is a newly created role well suited to a candidate early in their professional career, ideally working towards a CA or CPA. This role will support to a wide range of asset level accounting, investments and business administration work, this includes: 
  • Assisting with the reparation of month end reporting packages, including balance sheet, P&L, cash flow, and reconciliations, payable, and receivables
  • Assisting the maintenance of the General Ledger
  • Assist with asset related tasks including BAS/IAS returns and tax obligations
  • Assist with monthly accrual accounting and preparation of General Purpose Financial Statements
The hope is that the Assistant Accountant will take on additional responsibilities over the short to medium term, aligned with professional studies and a longer term development plan. 

The Candidate
The successful candidate will be studying towards a CA/CPA qualified yet ideally will still be early on in their accounting career. You will come with a strong base understanding of either financial reporting or management accounting, or commercial transnational experience with a keen motivation to develop your career in a funds management business.

For more information please apply or call Sarah Kennedy or Haydn Furness (07) 3854 3801 | (07) 3854 3805