Accounting & Finance

Senior Financial Accountant


Over $100,000



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Date Posted

Tue, 2nd June 2020

Leading Financial Services Firm
Broad and Interesting Role
Growth and Development Opportunities
Diverse Financial Accounting role with a Multinational Financial Services firm. Opportunity to join a growing team and add value!

MARS Recruitment are currently partnering with a leading Financial Services organisation in their search for a Financial Accountant to join the growing team. This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced accountant looking for a broad role where they’ll be able to work on a number of different areas across the function. Our client is ideally looking for individuals who have a proven record within the Financial Sector and are confident liaising with both internal and external stakeholders across the business.


  • Ensuring timely delivery of statutory financial reports
  • Preparation of Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Reports for local Regulatory Authorities
  • Preparation and submission of regulatory reports
  • Ensure adherence to APRA and ensure policies and working procedures remain current
  • Ensure all accountancy and reporting procedures are up to date with legislated requirements
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Client and auditor management
  • Resolution of accounting & general ledger queries from the business and clients
  • Execution of Daily, Monthly and Quarterly controls
  • Assisting with the preparation and review of audit files for the external auditors
  • Assisting with / Preparation of the local statutory financial statements
  • Assisting with the Annual Statutory returns
  • Ad-hoc project work as required

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree qualified in an Accounting related discipline complimented with CA/CPA qualifications
  • Ideally 2+ years of post qualified experience
  • Hands on experience in preparing statutory accounts
  • Hands on experience in preparing APRA returns and regulatory reports
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure to ensure deliverables are achieved
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to manage conflicting demands
  • Team player
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