Job Search

Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 2885648
Contact Name: Sarah Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 12, 2019 19:15

Job Description

Our client is a leader in the supply and manufacture of quality products to the resources, infrastructure and energy sectors. They are currently going through an exciting growth phase and are taking the opportunity to make further acquisitions this private equity backed business is looking to add to their Finance team.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, your key responsibilities will be to support the finance team across clerical accounting duties and assist with month end.  

More specifically your role will involve: 
  • Assist with data entry of supplier invoices including PO matching, sundry invoice coding and then prepare supplier statement reconciliations
  • Assist with the preparation and submission of supplier payment runs
  • Assist with processing of new customer account applications, and the daily customer invoicing process. 
  • Assist with debt collection processes including statements, reminders, invoice copies, customer calls
  • Prepare daily bank reconciliation
  • Prepare and post system journal entries
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Fixed asset record maintenance
  • Assist with the month end process 
  • Assist with annual audit process support
  • Support operations in stock take processes
  • Assist in the preparation of BAS returns for AUS an NZ
The successful candidate will have relevant degree or diploma in accounting, finance or similar, and be looking to progress their career as an accounting.  
Previous experience in a clerical role would be ideal and this would be a great next step to the Assistant Accountant level. You will be a self-starter who is proactive, passionate, energetic and results focused.

For more information please contact Sarah Kennedy, or apply below.