Heavy Intermediate Accountant

Job details

Location: Paddington
Salary: $70k Package
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 97685
Posted: 10 months ago

Job description

Heavy Intermediate Accountant

  • $65-75k inc super
  • More advisory based work than compliance
  • Located in Paddington


About the Company

Charterhouse are working with a well-established and growing mid-sized accounting firm based in Paddington to help find them an experienced Intermediate Accountant who is looking to kick on and become a Senior Accountant in the short-term.

They have been in business for over 20 years and have a loyal and wide-ranging client base which ranges from multi entity smaller businesses to overseas multinationals who have operations here in Australia.

The past 12-months have been a roaring success with more clients than anticipated coming on board, so this is a newly created role through growth. The bulk of their work comes from referrals, so they are looking for someone with a service first mind-set who is passionate about helping clients and finding solutions to problems.

This is a firm who know how to do fun well and they’re looking for someone who wants to enjoy their time in the office. They have Quarterly targets and perks such as: BBQ’s, wine and pizza nights, themed nights out and of course, the Australian institution that is a big Melbourne Cup event.


About the Role

This position has a nice blend of compliance and advisory work to it, so your duties and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Preparation of financial accounts and Tax Returns for Companies, Partnerships, Trusts and HNWI’s.
  • Preparing and lodging BAS and IAS.
  • Business structuring.
  • Tax planning and advice.
  • CGT Structuring and advice.
  • Training and mentoring of graduates when they join.


About You

  • CA or CPA underway.
  • At least 2 years working experience in an Australian Accounting Firm.
  • A solid understanding of tax principles.
  • Hands on use of cloud accounting software such as MYOB and/or Xero.
  • Great written and verbal communication skills.
  • A willingness to learn and have a go.


Culture & Benefits

  • A high performing business with a family feel.
  • Very supportive and inclusive environment.
  • Fully funded CA or CPA training as well as study leave.
  • Quarterly incentives such as BBQ’s, nights out and other events.
  • Busy social calendar with Melbourne Cup, Christmas and EOFY events.
  • WFH and flexi hour options.
  • Highly modern office and state of the art tech.
  • Regular internal and external training.


If you think you have the skills and experience for this position, please apply to this advert, email me at or connect with me on LinkedIn.