57d ago

Assistant Accountant

Hays


Base pay $55k - $60k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
An excellent opportunity exists for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join a unique business and small dynamic team. This organisation is a private investment house. Its activities focus on growing, managing and sustaining capital by delivering positive risk adjusted returns.

Your new role
Your duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • General Ledger maintenance (involving processing of journals & preparation of balance sheet reconciliations)
  • Preparation of monthly board reports and other financial packs
  • Statutory requirements BAS reporting, PAYG, FBT
  • Process management – meeting deadlines and timeframes for required tasks
  • Asset Register maintenance
  • Dealing with various people across the business (internal and external)
  • Assisting in year end audits and financial preparation with tax advisers

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a self-starter who has a demonstrated ability to take control of your schedule, create desired outcomes and provide exceptional service to clients (internal and external). You have an excellent understanding and practical application of all accounting/finance functions.
In addition to this you have:

  • 1-2 years previous accounting experience
  • Keen eye for detail and accuracy of numbers
  • Understanding of financials and the picture we are trying to present to stakeholders
  • Knowledge/experience with MYOB / Xero
  • Excellent knowledge/experience with MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook and Adobe Acrobat
  • Exceptional communication and organisational skills
  • An enthusiastic and eager approach towards your work

What you'll get in return
You will be working in a progressive, positive, hardworking team
Along with the above you will also receive:

  • A highly competitive base salary, plus incentives, plus super
  • Work in an environment where your opportunities for progression will not be held back
  • Excellent work conditions

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to billy.matic@hays.com.au, or call us on 03 5226 8010 now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Skills
ACROBAT
GENERAL LEDGER
MICROSOFT EXCEL
MICROSOFT OUTLOOK
MICROSOFT POWERPOINT
MICROSOFT WORD
RECONCILIATION
SCHEDULE+
SELF-STARTER
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Assistant Accountant jobs in Melbourne VIC
Base pay range
$55k - $60k
Market average
$73k
$73k
Market average
$59k
$100k

Job details
Date posted
23 Jun 2022
Category
Accounting
Occupation
Assistant Accountant
Base pay
$55k - $60k
Work type
Permanent
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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