Assistant Accountant


Salary:

$55,000.00 - $65,000.00 / annum

Location:

Southern Suburbs Perth

Date posted:

19 August 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

108180194

Specialisation:

Finance and accounting


Description

The Company



Our client is fast-growing company looking for your exceptional skills as an Assistant Accountant. This role is very involved and will bring new challenges and rewards each day as you assist with the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company offers you a multi-faceted, opportunity to expand your skill set in an environment where effort and excellence are rewarded.



The Role



Prepare to be challenged by a role where no two days are ever the same. Your special accounting skills will see you involved in everything from Accounts Payable, preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings through to bank reconciliations, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliations. You will report to the Accountant, with responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. Let your technical skills shine as you assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner.



Your Skills & Experience




  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Economics or related field.

  • Working towards additional qualifications such as CPA or CA is desirable.

  • At least two years of exceptional Accounting experience.

  • Brilliant skills in Excel.

  • Proficiency in other Microsoft Programs.

  • Exceptional experience with large ERP such as JD Edwards is a plus.

  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Brilliant organisational, written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines.

  • Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritise tasks.



About you



You offer a brilliant combination of uncommon technical skills and the creative flair to interpret information and offer initiatives to streamline the accounting and reporting process. You are a numbers person yet you have the business insights to meaningfully interpret financial data, and while you can work seamlessly with minimal supervision you also relish the opportunity to collaborate with a talented team of professionals. Your outstanding communication skills allow you to convey complex ideas to those with a non-financial background, and you have an excellent awareness of time management. Your outstanding skill set will prove a valuable asset as you participate in a variety of special reports and ad hoc projects.



What's on offer?




  • An outstanding opportunity for a self-starter to reach their full potential in a dynamic and exciting workplace.

  • The support of a highly professional team.

  • A fast-paced work environment where you will benefit from ongoing training and development.

  • A forward-thinking company that encourages work-life balance.

  • A clearly defined career path giving you unlimited possibilities for growth.



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.


To be considered for this opportunity, pleased submit your application directly by clicking 'apply' and following the prompts to attach your CV. Your application will be assessed within 3 working days. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


For further enquiries, please contact Erin Austin at Robert Half's Perth branch on (08) 6430 6810.


Learn more about our Perth recruitment services: https://www.roberthalf.com.au/recruitment-agency-perth



Perth

Level 19, St Martins Tower
44 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
au
08 6430 6801
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