Assistant Accountant: $65k + Super – 12 month FTC

Job Title:Assistant Accountant: $65k + Super – 12 month FTC
Contract Type:Permanent
Permissions:Candidates must be a resident of the country
Location:Sydney, Australia
Classification:Assistant Accountants
Salary:Up to AU$65000.00 per annum + $65k + Super - 12 month FTC
Contact Name:Courtney Price
Contact Email:
Job Published:Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Start Date:

Job Description

  • International organisation with 50% year on year growth; Immediate start
  • Excellent Salary on offer $60 - $65k + Super; 12 month FTC with view to perm
  • Excellent Salary on offer $60 - $65k + Super; 12 month FTC with view to perm

Location: Botany (work from home up to 3 days a week) currently located in Alexandria, relocating to Botany in November

Salary: Up to $65k + Super: 12 month fixed term contract with view to perm

Role Benefit: Develop and hone your skills; Immediate start available; onsite parking provided; supportive work environment

Work life balance, flexible working hours and work from up to 3 days per week

Role Overview

This Assistant Accountant will reporting to the Accounting Manager and assist the Financial Accountant with weekly and month end operational reporting. You will be responsible for bank and general ledger reconciliations, plus assist with stock control and annual price reviews.

You will run the end to end Accounts Receivables function, responsible for maintaining the debtors ledger, monthly invoicing, revenue recognition, and customer contract setup. On a daily basis this Accounts Receivable Officer will be responsible for telephonic collections from a portfolio that includes large organisations along with SME’s. You will be communicating with the global team so your phone manner and ability to communicate clearly will be pivotal to your success.

This role will require you to be self-motivated, able to work in an autonomous environment, be reliable and deadline driven.

The Job

As the Assistant Accountant you will be responsible for the following:

  • Daily bank account reconciliation
  • General ledger reconciliation and review
  • Stock control and price reviews
  • Assist with external audit
  • Reviewing the sales ledger/aged debtors list for overdue accounts
  • Production of accurate and efficient billings
  • Support month end reporting, including debtor ageing and KPI analysis
  • Chasing debts from customers
  • Answering customer queries regarding disputed invoices and arranging the issuance of credit notes if necessary.

Candidate Profile

You are currently an Assistant Accountant or a Billings Officer looking to move to an AA role. You are energetic and passionate about what you do, with an ability to quickly build relationships. Your exceptional communication skills point to your ability to work constructively with your stakeholders to achieve mutually positive outcomes.

You will have the tenacity to work through roadblocks and the motivation to deliver exceptional customer service, you are a results driven individual that loves contributing in a team-focussed environment.

The Company

This global organisation is averaging 50% growth, delivering a superior product all around the world. They manufacture a quality product, provide services and spare parts to their customer base.

  • Share a passion – be part of a small but passionate organisation team that prides themselves on delivering results
  • Be rewarded – $60 – 65k + Super
  • Grow your career – build your career in a great team environment


If this sounds like you, please send your Word Formatted resume by clicking the “apply” link below addressing Courtney Price on quoting reference number CPAA4896 in the subject line. Please allow for 3 – 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call.

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