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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Location: Sydney
Salary: $130K package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 2706588
Contact Name: Emily Sharkey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2018 14:46

Job Description

This high profile, Top 30 ASX listed business has seen continued growth reflected in an increasing share price over the last 5 years. This company has fostered a high-performing culture without the long hours that other large listed business often have. They are looking to recruit a Senior Financial Accountant for 10-11 months to cover a maternity leave.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure accurate and timely preparation of the monthly consolidation schedules and Statements, including maintaining the validity of all intercompany accounts.
  • Assist with managing the financial integrity of the General Ledger.
  • Own the balance sheet reconciliation process.
  • Support the Finance Manager in the timely production of month end results including budgets, and any dynamic accounting and ad-hoc projects.
  • Support in the process and production of the quarterly financial accounts, half-year and year-end statutory reporting in a timely manner, including the preparation of relevant deferred tax schedules.
  • Ensure Treasury processes such as month end Treasury accounting and reconciliations are completed accurately and in a timely manner. Co-ensuring responsibility for correct accounting treatment of refinance transactions.
  • Assisting the Tax Manager with preparation of the monthly indirect taxes (e.g. payroll tax) and other such items when applicable.
  • Prepare, lodge and address queries on various government surveys in a timely manner.
  • Process improvements across the business supporting the business units.
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with workflow management and support of Financial Accountants.
About you:

To be successful you will ideally have the following:
  • CA/CPA qualified
  • Experience in an ASX listed environment is highly preferable
  • At least 5 years + experience in a similar role
  • A professional and can-do attitude
  • Excellent ability to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills
If this sounds like you please contact Emily Sharkey on 9775 5919 or click “apply” to submit your CV.