Accounting & Finance

Assistant Accountant – 12 Month Role

Salary

$75,000 to $100,000

Location

Sydney

Job Type

Contract/Temporary

Job Ref

Date Posted

Thu, 8th April 2021

Fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Accountant looking to step up and join an organisation with a global presence and strong reputation


MARS Recruitment are excited to be partnering with an organisation with a strong global presence who are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant on a 12-month fixed term contract. This is an excellent opportunity that would suit an individual who is looking to progress in their career and join a prominent and well reputable business where you will have the opportunity to get involved in a diverse number of responsibilities and tasks. This role would suit individuals who can start a new role on short notice and individuals on 4 weeks notice as well. This role provides a great opportunity to gain fantastic experience and build a solid foundation with a global firm which can then be leveraged once the contract is completed. Further, with a commitment to flexible working conditions and surrounded by a strong finance team ensures for a complete package with this role.

In this role you will;

  • Assist in month end and quarterly financial reporting including BS and P&L reporting
  • Assist in management reporting such as forecasting/budgeting, profitability analysis and costing analysis.
  • Preparation of a variety of bank reconciliations for domestic and international bank accounts
  • Preparation of BAS activity statements
  • Assist AP/AR function when required.
  • Management of the fixed assets register
  • Financial statement preparation – preparation of half year and yearly accounts
  • Assistance with weekly exemption reporting and FBT return
  • Posting general journals entries
  • Preparation of tax calculations and income tax return
  • Liaise with counterparts and other areas of Finance
  • Ad hoc duties and project work

Ideally the successful individual will be;

  • Tertiary qualified in commerce or business
  • Minimum 2 years accounting experience within a similar role
  • Strong communication skill both written and verbal
  • ERP systems experience
  • Intermediate Excel skills
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