Accountant (SO2)

Finance And Back Office National Capital Region


1.0 The Role

We are looking for an Accountant to support our day-to-day accounting activities including monthly journals entries, balance sheet reconciliations, intercompany transactions, tax compliance, annual audit for the Group, fixed asset register. An accounting background and experience in Australia & within a multinational company will be looked upon favourably.

1.1 Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in month-end tasks.
  • Process journals including deferred revenue, prepayments, accruals etc. for all. the entities in the Group.
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations for all the entities in the Group.
  • Be responsible for the weekly Cashflow Forecast for the Group.
  • Update and maintain the fixed asset register.
  • Prepare and reconcile intercompany transactions cross the Group.
  • Prepare tax lodgements including GST/VAT, FBT, PAYG, payroll tax and income tax instalment for multi-jurisdictions.
  • Participate in annual audits for the entities cross the Group and answer the queries from the auditors.
  • Assist the Financial Controller as requested

1.2 Essential Skills:
  • 3+ years’ work experience as an accountant or similar role.
  • BSc degree in Accounting.
  • Experience in journal preparation, balance sheet reconciliation, month end tasks, financial reporting, dealing with auditors and tax compliance requirements.
  • Good knowledge of Australian accounting standards and taxation will be looked upon favourably.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (pivot tables, VLookUp, sumifs, etc).
  • Familiarity with accounting software e.g. QuickBooks. Reckon Accounts.
  • Organizational and time-management skills.
  • Attention to detail, with an ability to spot numerical errors.