Assistant Accountant

Finance And Back Office National Capital Region


About the position  
As an Assistant Accountant reporting directly to the Group Financial Controller, you will be embarking on a career filled with success and development. This role is not just about handling day-to-day accounting tasks; it's about growing with a company that values your contribution and supports your professional journey. Your role will involve a variety of responsibilities including accounts payable, financial reconciliations, managing fixed assets, and assisting in the production of financial reports. You will be part of a young, proactive team, gaining invaluable experience and mentorship from senior finance professionals.  
Duties and Responsibilities 
The Assistant Accountant role has the following key duties and responsibilities: 
  • Oversee and maintain all aspects of COGS and OPEX
  • Manage contracts and subscriptions, ensuring timely renewals
  • Conduct weekly bank reconciliations for all accounts and corporate cards
  • Participate in budgeting and cash flow forecasting across multiple regions
  • Ensure timely month-end processing and accurate financial reporting
  • Liaise with financial institutions for treasury management
  • Support payroll processing and statutory tax filings
  • Assist with audit preparations and compliance activities
  • Maintain and update the internal policies as necessary
  • Engage in ad hoc projects and tasks as required
What We’re Looking For 
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting and proven experience (2+ years) in a similar role, ideally within a dynamic, high-growth environment or the Payment Card Industry
  • Pursuing CPA, CA, or equivalent professional qualification
  • Strong Excel skills with exceptional experience with MS Power BI preferred
  • Familiarity with ERP systems, particularly MYOB Advanced (desirable)
  • Excellent time management, multitasking, and communication skills with the ability to articulate financial concepts to non-finance stakeholders
  • A strong team player with a proactive, problem-solving attitude, keen eye for detail, and robust analytical skills.
Why choose this client? 
This client offers more than just a job. We offer a career path that is engaging, rewarding, and full of opportunities to grow. You will be joining a company that is passionate about innovation and the development of its people. With this client, you will have the chance to make a significant impact, work on exciting projects, and be part of their success story.