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Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 3232984
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2021 21:30

Job Description

Large listed business, with their head office in Brisbane. This respected and well known organisation is looking to add to their corporate accounting team with an experienced Assistant Accountant or a recently qualified accountant.

Reporting to the Financial Controller this role will be tasked with providing effective group reporting, more specifically you will be responsible for;
  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly financial accounts for corporate subsidiaries for inclusion in the group consolidation, board reporting and other external reporting.
  • Ensure the accurate upkeep of the fixed asset register for accounting, processing and reporting purposes including the monthly depreciation report.
  • Assist with the preparation of Business Activity Statements (BAS), coordination of approvals and lodgement with the ATO and completion of working papers relating to FBT and payroll tax.
  • Assist with the coordination of corporate inter-company recharges and creditor payments.
  • Assist with the preparation of statutory reporting requirements for inclusion in the group results.
  • Validate and monitor the processing of debtors and creditors to ensure accuracy in the financial system is upheld and maintained.
  • Other compliance, project and financial reporting tasks as required
The ideal candidate will have a tertiary degree and be working towards doing your CA or CPA. Ideally you will be from a professional services background or a similar role in commerce. Experience working with larger more complex businesses would be beneficial and an understanding of Australian Financial reporting standards. You will have strong excel and be comfortable working with large systems. 
For more information please contact Sarah Kennedy on 07 3854 3801 or