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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 3012636
Job Published: October 04, 2019 11:31

Job Description

Listed diversified corporate firm experiencing a strong period of success and growth is looking to hire an experienced financial accountant ready for a step up for someone who is already working in a similar role. 

This role will support the Group Finance Manager in performing month end and quarter end closing, preparation of financial statements and year end audit support. You will also be a key member of the finance team providing support to financial accountants in a leadership capacity. 

Some of the responsibilities will include:
  • Posting of all relevant journals (month end and year end) and the preparation of the monthly corporate ledgers
  • Prepare timely and accurate reconciliations of relevant Balance Sheet accounts
  • Prepare internal memos analysing certain aspects of the business with regard business analysis and reporting 
  • Monthly reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts pertaining to the relevant entities
  • Provide necessary support for annual internal audit 
  • Working with the Finance Manager on continuous improvements for the month end and other core elements of the internal finance processes
  • Identification and resolution of accounting issues within the relevant ledgers
  • Supervise and mentor Financial Accountants within the team in conjunction with the Finance Manager
  • Ensure compliance with relevant statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with various ad hoc projects.
You will be a qualified CA or CPA with a number of years of post qualified experience. You will be commercial and have experience in a leadership role previously and be looking to work with the group to develop more junior staff. Managing key stakeholders in multiple locations will be a big part of this role so you will have very well developed communication skills. This is a fast paced and high performance environment and will offer excellent career opportunities. 
Previous experience with an ERP would be desirable and strong Excel skills are a must. 

For more information please call Savannah Cant on 07 3854 3806 or apply below.