Financial Accountant

Our client is looking to hire a Financial Account for an initial 12-month contract based in the Western suburbs of Adelaide. The business is a SME and are currently in steady growth mode. This role will work closely with CFO. Due to the level of security clearance required the successful candidate will need to be an Australian citizen.

Key Responsibilities
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports covering balance sheet, profit and loss, internal management reports and cashflow statements
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet, banking and inter-company reconciliations
  • Completion of the monthly accruals, journals, fixed assets and depreciation schedules
  • Weekly cash flow reporting
  • Managing foreign currency payments (if relevant)
  • Preparation of GST, FBT, Payroll and Corporate Income Tax returns
  • Assisting in the preparation of year end statutory accounts
  • Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting
  • Ensuring Accounting standards and policies are adhered to
  • Reporting consolidated results at a group level (if applicable)
  • ASX reporting (if applicable)
  • International reporting for global entities (e.g. US GAAP, SOX, IFRS)
  • Supervision of any Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable staff
  • Training and mentoring junior staff
  • Liaison with external Auditors, Bank Managers and Tax specialists
  • Assisting in process improvement and systems enhancement initiatives
  • Proactively identify new initiatives that could benefit the organisation.
Key Requirements
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of work experience in Accounting
  • Strong commercial and business acumen
  • Process and deadline driven mindset with a keen eye for detail
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong negotiator who can develop ongoing working relationships
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform data and statistical analysis to spot trends and anomalies
  • Advanced computer software skills, including Excel and other financial software and tools for reporting and analysis purposes
  • Bachelor Degree in Accountancy, Finance, or related field
  • Professional accounting qualification such as CA or CPA

 

If you are interested in finding out more about the opportunity and feel that you fit the role requirements, please contact Lynn Jeremy on 08 8234 2144 or send your resume to lynn@careerlink.com.au

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