Accountant (SO2)

Finance And Back Office National Capital Region


Description

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, etc. for the entities in the Group. An accounting background and experience within a multinational company will be looked upon favourably.

1.0 Duties and Responsibilities (not limited to)

  • Participate in month-end tasks including processing journals (eg. deferred revenue, prepayments, accruals etc.)
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations for the entities in the Group
  • Update and maintain the fixed asset register.
  • Prepare and reconcile intercompany transactions across the Group.
  • Prepare tax lodgment including GST/PST, PAYG, payroll tax, income tax instalment, etc.
  • Participate in annual audits and answer queries from the auditors.
  • Ad hoc tasks as requested.
1.1 Essential Skills:
  • Min 5+ years’ work experience as an accountant or similar role.
  • BSc degree in Accounting.
  • Good experience in using QuickBooks online and Xero
  • Experience in journal preparation, balance sheet reconciliation, month end tasks, dealing with auditors and tax compliance requirements.
  • Good knowledge of CA & NZ accounting standards and taxation will be looked upon favourably.
  • Proactively, self-motivated, willing to learn and have experience in dealing with difficult people
  • Who can start immediately will be looked upon favourably.
  • Strong investigation skills
  • Great attention to details
  • Highly developed communication skills, both written and verbal in English, and the ability to deal with stakeholders at all levels of the organization
  • 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.