Financial Accountant - Financial services


Salary:

$90000 - 100000 / annum

Location:

Sydney CBD

Date posted:

2 November 2018

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

NS8462659

Specialisation:

Finance and accounting


Description

The Role

Broad Financial Accounting role, covering all areas of accounting including month end, tax, budgeting, forecasting, analysis and business partnering. By utilizing your strong time management skills, you will help prepare reports and statements by coding documents through leading accounting systems, whilst also assisting in the company's bank transactions. You will constantly be challenged and will face new operational requirements as you post financial information to journals, registers, and ledgers, both manually and electronically to ensure compliance with business governance mechanisms are in check. You will be liaising closely with the financial controller, where strong training and mentorship will be provided, which will also provide you access to the various stakeholders within the company. There is tremendous scope for your talents to shine as you work to maintain the firms multimillion-dollar assets, whilst also being a senior accountant for the company. This role will be high octane and will also require extensive ad hoc work compliance, so the role will require adaptability.

Your Skills & Experience

  • Degree qualified in Commerce, Business or related field.
    • Big 4 or mid tier experience
    • CPA or CA.
    • Excellent data entry skills and strong previous experiences with Microsoft Excel and Great Plains
    • 2 years' experience in financial services sector
    • Robust ad hoc experience and ability to work with senior stakeholders
    • Strong social skills and ability to work in collaborative team environment.

The Company

Are client is a preeminent Australian investment and wealth management, constancy and advisory firm with over 16 billion in assets. They are a privately owned and have been helping their clients for over 30 years and their recent strong growth within the fund management sector and the firms continued Sydney expansion has allowed for an exciting opening for a Financial Accountant to join the flexible and dynamic team. Alongside this opportunity for career progression, the firm provides unparalleled work space/office, with flexible working arrangements alongside a continuous training and development program which will be run by the financial controller. Lastly the Financial Accountant Position reports directly to the FC, though you will be managing commitments over other team members.

About you

You must be a strong communicator and have experience with liaising with stakeholders. You must have strong interpersonal skills and a love for numbers that drives you to produce the highest quality results. An ability to constantly show tremendous time management skills with real passion for pinpoint accuracy and an unparalleled eye for detail is essential for this role. You must have strong communication skills and robust working attributes to lead a team, whilst also having strong self-motivation to work in an autonomous fashion. You must be accountable for both your working actions and an innate ability to understand the essential importance of deadlines. Your entrepreneurial outlook alongside allow you to take on a variety of problems in an ad-hoc fashion to ensure that the highest quality results are achieved. Experience in a less structured environment

What's on offer?

  • Experience in working in a less structured environment and ability to work in high paced workplace
  • A work environment where no two days are ever the same.
  • A forward-thinking work space with a unique entrepreneurial culture
  • An friendly employer providing extensive training and a development.
  • An opportunity to work within the financial services sector
  • Must be a strong communicator, with experience in stakeholder management

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.

If you would like to apply for this role please email [email protected] with your resume.



Sydney

Level 24
1 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000
02 9241 6255
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