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Senior Accountant - legal

Job Title: Senior Accountant - legal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3161035
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: August 28, 2020 18:01

Job Description

  • Up to $100,000k package dependent on experience
  • Excellent step up for experienced Accountant as 2IC to National FM
  • Previous experience in professional services or legal highly regarded
  • Premium central CBD offices
  • 1st movers from chartered firms welcome
The opportunity

My client is a leading global law firm who are looking step up as 2IC to their National FM. The Senior Accountant will support the National FM, supervising the accounting team of 3-4 (15 all up) who are tasked with day-to-day financial management of the firm and support to it's operations. 

You are primarily responsible for providing support to the National FM across all operational areas of the Finance function, such as financial reporting, reconciliations, budgeting, audit and month end processes.

This includes ensuring the highest standard of support is provided to the business, enabling the Finance team to support the firm in achieving it's strategic business goals. Being involved in firm performance reporting and partnering closely with partners and the leadership team.


  • Full CA/CPA qualifications
  • Previous experience working medium sized business ideally in the legal sector ideal
  • 1st movers from chartered firms welcome
  • Sound knowledge of accounting standards
  • Intermediate working knowledge of Excel (Pivot tables, V-lookups and formulae)
To submit your CV please hit 'Apply' or, contact Phillip Pham for queries in confidence via 9775 5922.