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Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3205412
Contact Name: Niamh Patton
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Job Published: January 11, 2021 16:46

Job Description

This business is market leading Australian Financial services organisation, operating in an industry currently undergoing a shift in business strategy, which is creating exciting new business opportunities. 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a top tier firm with strong career development prospects. 
  • Assisting with the month end close processes for the general ledger
  • Performing the reconciliation of core Balance Sheet items
  • Performing Bank Reconciliations
  • Preparation of Cash Flow projections
  • Maintenance of the Fixed Assets Register
  • Assisting with the Accounts Receivable allocation of receipts
  • Assisting in the preparation of the monthly income statement review, including variance analysis
  • Undertaking the tax compliance work including calculation of monthly Income tax, lodgement of annual FBT & monthly BAS for GST
  • Ability to interpret and analyse complex data associated with revenue recognition for commissions
  • Involvement with reporting and modelling for accounting standards
  • Timely follow-up of outstanding items, including appropriate escalation where required to ensure items are resolved the following month
  • Identifying opportunities for improvements in current processes and embedding continuous improvement
  • 2 years experience in a Financial Accounting role in Financial Services
  • You will have recently completed your CA/CPA, or be near completion
  • Advanced level of Excel skills and effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to build and maintain strong relationships
  • Proactive and enthusiastic attitude with a focus on process enhancement
  • Effective time management skills, including the ability to meet deadlines and operate under pressure in a dynamic environment
  • Ideally you will be coming from a medium-large business and will have excellent communication skills
  • Product discounts
  • Salary package of $85-90,000 package + bonuses
  • Friendly & cohesive team environment
  • Impressive offices in the heart of the CBD and strong career progression potential. 
If you'd like to hear more about this role please hit APPLY today. 
Niamh Patton at Perigon Group