Senior Financial Accountant


Salary:

$45.00 - $55.00 / hour

Location:

North Shore

Date posted:

20 August 2019

Employment type:

Project

Job reference:

JT156895

Specialisation:

Project consulting


Description








The Company



Are you looking to build and enhance your financial skills whilst fast-tracking your accounting career? If so, we are looking for you! Our client is a well-respected, leading Retail organisation, and ongoing expansion has crafted an exciting opening for an experienced Accountant to join their growing ranks.



This exciting team environment offers you a phenomenal work space/office, excellent benefits and sought-after career advancement opportunities. This position reports to the Finance Manager, and if you are successful in your application, you will join a hardworking and high-performance team with varied strengths. Entry level graduates may be considered, making this an exceptional opportunity to grow your career.



The Role



In this action-packed role, you will be responsible for preparing financial statements, closing out month end as well as compliance like BAS, FTB and GST. You will also gain experience in preparing management accounts.



Your business insights will be challenged as you reconcile discrepancies by checking all possible sources of disagreement, reconstructing probable actions, and recognising the effect on other accounts. There is plenty of scope for your talents to shine as you assist in budgetary controls and contribute to special projects.



Your Skills & Experience




  • Degree qualified in Commerce, Business or related field.

  • CPA or CA.

  • Retail, FMCG or Pharmaceutical industry experience

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and SAP are preferred.

  • Extraordinary ability to multi-task and attention to detail are critical.

  • Forward-thinking experience in general accounting and administration support.

  • Excellent eye for detail and dedication to accuracy.

  • Strong communication skills to explain ideas to a variety of colleagues.



About You



You have extraordinary skills with numbers, a real passion for pinpoint accuracy and an unparalleled knack for catching out meaningful details and minutiae. You have the people skills to work as part of a team and the self-motivation to work independently. You understand the importance of deadlines, and your excellent communication skills let you explain financial concepts to colleagues that may not have an accounting background. Your creative outlook allows you to take on problems with an innovative approach.



What's on offer?




  • An exceptional chance to advance your career with a growth oriented company.

  • A fast-paced and ever-changing work environment.

  • A challenging and dynamic workplace.

  • A supporting employer offering extensive training and a defined career path.

  • A super-modern workplace with a company that supports work-life balance.



Robert Half Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of categories protected under local law.



Requirements
Strong month end close experience and the ability to work autonomously.


Sydney

Level 24
1 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000
au
02 9241 6255
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