Assistant Accountant

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Salary: $70,000 - $73,000 + super
Reference: Ad-21630
Posted: 10 months ago

Job description

National organisation with affiliations globally are seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant to join their ever growing Accounting team based in Sydney City.
You will be joining a well recognised company who are a leading business in their field, a well established however growing team.

The opportunity is an exciting and new position - you will be joining a hard working, fun loving team who strive for success.

This role requires experience of mentoring / overseeing a small team as you will be responsible for managing a team of 3 day to day along with your own work load.

This role would suit a candidate who has had 3+ years experience working in a similar role inc of staff mentoring / management - CPA/CA is not a requirement for this position.

Stakeholder engagement is paramount in this position so experience & evidence in this space would be essential!

The Assistant Accountant position is a critical position within the business, aside from managing staff you will be responsible for:

  • preparation of month end accounting;
    • supervise reconciliation of the assets for the group
    • balance sheet reconciliation
    • approval of journals posted to the GL
    • preparation of accruals
  • oversee the accounts payable function to ensure all payments are made
  • oversee accounts payable to ensure staff expenses are made on time and correctly
  • back up for reconciliation and preparation for indirect tax reporting:
    • GST returns
    • Group Tax and IAS returns
    • NRWT returns

Outside of the day to day duties you will also be involved in the data cleansing for migration to a new ERP system.

Experience working on a ERP system is essential.
Excellent Excel skills are needed for this role - intermediate level (lookups, pivots, large volume data manipulation).

This role is being offered permanent full time with a salary paying up to $73,000 + super.

Please only apply if your experience is relevant to above requirements. Only successful applications will be contacted at this stage.

This role requires the candidate to be a Permanent Resident or Citizen.

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