Financial Accountant – $80k – $85k + Super

Job Title:Financial Accountant – $80k – $85k + Super
Contract Type:Permanent
Location:Inner West Sydney, Australia
Classification:Financial Accounting & Reporting
Salary:Company discounts
Contact Name:Maleeha Zahoor
Contact Email:
Job Published:Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Start Date:

Job Description

  • Globally recognised Consumer goods business; strong growth strategy;
  • Competitive salary of $80k - $85k + Super
  • Work- life balance; a very friendly team culture; Drive to work

Location: South-East Sydney
Salary: $80k – $85k + Super
Role Benefit: Collaborative culture, global business exposure, market leader,

Role Overview
As the Financial Accountant you will be reporting to the Finance Manager, this Financial Accountant will be responsible for all month end activities for the Australian business. Specifically, this will include full responsibility for month end reporting and tax compliance. On a day-to-day basis, this Financial Accountant will be responsible carrying out balance sheet reconciliations and reviewing journals posted by accounts payable and receivable.
The key focus of this role will be to ensure full month end compliance. This includes preparing the GST and FBT returns and submitting them to the Finance Manager for review and lodgement. In terms of additional compliance, this Financial Accountant will also be responsible for reviewing fixed asset entries to ensure that only capital items are capitalised. Hence, this Financial Accountant will need to have strong technical accounting skills as well as a compliance focused mind. This will provide the Financial Accountant with an opportunity to build business partnering relationships with various stakeholders within the business


  • Preparation of month end accounts, monthly management reporting, P&L analysis and detailed commentary
  • Balance sheet reconciliation preparation and review
  • Review fixed assets registers to ensure they are reconciled and properly maintained.
  • Assisting in planning and forecasting activities for ANZ as well as the regional offices.
  • Pro-actively seeking opportunities to streamline and improve systems and procedures.

Candidate Profile
You are fully CA or CPA qualified with a strong financial accounting background. You have had previous experience in managing full month end close for a small to medium size business and feel confident with liaising with all levels of management. Technically, your skills are strong and you wish to expand them into a regional level role with support from the Finance Manager. Your verbal and written communication skills are one of your strengths and you feel confident navigating data in Excel.

The Company, Culture & Benefits
Locally grown with an international presence, this Consumer Products organisation is a company that many would aspire to work in. A true success story in Australia, this organisation boasts excellent culture and offers this brilliant opportunity for an experienced Financial Accountant to join in.
Impressive salary: $80k – $85k + Super
Friendly environment- great culture
Perfect opportunity for a resilient Financial Accountant; full month end ownership of own vertical

If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the “apply” link below quoting reference number FA5193 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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