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Assistant Accountant/ Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant/ Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 3232984
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2021 16:16

Job Description

Well known and established Agriculture 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 and management accounts for their large and complex agricultural assets. 
Key responsibilities will include;
  • Monthly transactions in the general ledger
  • Maintenance of fixed assets,  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.
  • General ledger reconciliations 
  • Monthly management accounts, and commentary
  • 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 and be a capable Assistant Accountant looking for that next step. You will have strong excel and be comfortable working with large systems.

For more information please contact Sarah Kennedy on 07 3854 3801 or