Financial Accountant

Location Brisbane CBD
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Job reference 165275
Salary Up to AU$100000.00 per annum

The Company

This highly reputable and continually growing market leader is one of the largest in their industry sector, and operate nationally. They have over 160 offices and centres in Australia, in which they deliver a high quality service. This organisation are known for utilising best practice processes and innovations to support continuous improvement, quality of service and success as they continue to experience growth within the industry.

They are currently seeking to appoint a Financial Accountant to join their high performing team based in the heart of the Brisbane CBD.

The Role

Reporting to the Finance Manager you will be responsible for providing accounting and financial support to the Finance Department in the areas of statutory reporting, budgeting, forecasting and financial accounting.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support the timely and accurate preparation of monthly financial reports (income statements, balance sheet and cash flow) and CFO report, including supporting schedules and commentary
  • Assist with the preparation of month end financial reports, using both excel and system-based reports
  • Quarterly preparation and submission of ABS surveys, landlord and owner reporting
  • Support the accurate and timely preparation of delivery of statutory financial statements and annual reporting requirements using One Source to ensure compliance with financial legislation and preparation for audit.
  • Coordination and reporting on Government Grant receipts
  • Monthly preparation and reconciliation of the industry graduate payroll tax rebate
  • Supporting the internal and external Debt recovery team
  • Managing recovery of third-party debtors
  • Month end processing to enable release of results including: -
    • Posting journals - including processing of revenue journals
    • Preparation and review of key reconciliations, including debtor, debtor provisioning, debtor clearing and deferred revenue reconciliations
    • Preparation of monthly results in compliance with accounting standards
  • General ledger maintenance and reconciliations of allocated accounts such as bank loans and interest
  • Manage Bank guarantee tracker
  • State P&L variance analysis
  • Supporting other finance team members with other ad hoc tasks and back up as required
  • Responsible for monthly and annual system processes as they relate to financial close in SAPByD and Tableau
  • Preparation of financial and tax information to support compliance with financial, tax and legal responsibilities (where it relates to finance matters)
  • Ensure compliance with internal controls to reduce the risk of fraudulent activity within the business occurring
  • Responsible for monthly and annual system processes as they relate to financial close in SAPByD and Tableau
  • Identify and implement improvements to businesses processes, ensuring manual processes are reduced, system and process efficiencies are improved, and costs are reduced
  • Preparation of monthly BAS and payroll tax return (backup)

Skills & Experience

To be successful in the role you will possess the following:

  • Tertiary qualified in Finance or Accounting
  • Qualified CPA/CA, or studying towards
  • Demonstrated experience with SAP
  • Strong skills and knowledge of Excel
  • Payroll and Tax accounting experience desired
  • Current knowledge of accounting standards and relevant tax and statutory requirement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to engage and influence
  • A detailed orientated and process driven individual who is passionate about developing and embedding best practice
  • Sound organisational and time management skills
  • A high degree of integrity, honesty, commitment, and responsibility

What's of Offer

  • Career Progression and Development Opportunities within National Company
  • Excellent Remuneration Package and Company Benefits
  • Great Team Culture and Working Environment
  • Highly Successful Organisation in Massive Growth Phase

Apply now

Please submit your CV by clicking on the "Apply Now" button or for more information please reach out to Jack Gullo on in the Manpower Finance & Accounting Brisbane office.

Jack Gullo
Recruitment Consultant

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