Junior Financial Accountant | Education Industry

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Reference: Ad-45271
Posted: 19 days ago

Job description

  • $65,000 - $80,000 + Superannuation + Benefits
  • Sydney CBD location
  • Permanent role with immediate start

About the Company
Work for a leading Australian services company with a global network. They are going through rapid year on year growth and offer a great culture and progression for their teams. Currently there is 15 people in Finance & Accounting and this role will work closely with the Financial Controller, Accounting Manager, Senior Accountant and a team of Finance Officers.

About the Role
Full function hybrid Accountant position. The successful candidate will have to be comfortable both overseeing and completing end-to-end transactional duties as well as having the passion for further challenges and competing financial accounting duties and analysis. Responsibilities will include;

  • Month end processes
  • Bank and Credit Card Reconciliations
  • Assisting with the preparation of financial statements
  • Variance analysis; comparing budgets with actuals
  • Preparation of profit and loss accounts on monthly basis
  • Completing other month end duties
  • Preparation of payroll tax reports and BAS
  • Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable (review and oversee)
  • Stakeholder engagement across all business units and external

Skills & Experience

  • >5 years experience in a similar position
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • CPA or CA qualification (or near completion)
  • Must have analytical mindset and some analysis experience
  • XERO or alternative ERP system experience required
  • Advanced excel skills (modelling)
  • Strong communication skills, ability to articulate clearly via phone and email
  • Deadline focused with high level of accuracy
  • Must be a Citizen or Permanent Resident to apply

On Offer

  • Large multinational national education provider
  • Sydney CBD location – short walk from train station
  • Collaborative fast paced work culture
  • Interesting analytical role with exposure to array of internal and external stakeholders
  • Permanent full time – Monday to Friday
  • Encourages career progression

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