Assistant Accountant

Job title : Assistant Accountant
Location : Melbourne
Salary : CBD Location
Contact name : Brendan Close
Contact email :
Job reference : 1092177
Organisational Profile | CBD Location
Sharp & Carter has partnered with an established property business that is entering a period of positive transformation. With a robust and high performing finance team, this business is seeking an exceptional Assistant Accountant to help drive further efficiencies and performance from a financial and management reporting perspective.

The Role | Reporting to the Management Accountant

Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the end of month processes including month end journals and reconciliations
  • Assist with tax requirements including payroll tax, GST, company tax
  • Process Fortnightly Payroll
  • Maintain cashflow and the preparation of cashflow reports
  • Banking and credit card reconciliations
  • Assist in the lease accounting system maintenance and processing
  • Support with the preparation of monthly billings
  • Assist in the preparation of annual audits
  • Processing of customer payments and assisting in the collection of past due accounts
  • Oversee the Accounts Payable process and ensuring Purchase Order compliance across the company
Candidate Profile

Tertiary qualified in an Accounting degree and ideally working towards your CPA/CA, your interpersonal and communication skills are exceptional, consistently displaying a willingness to provide ongoing support to all key stakeholders.

You will have demonstrated the ability to meet deadlines within a similar position, as well as possessing intermediate Excel skills e.g. the use of formulas and functions. Ideally, you will have prior experience performing end-to-end payroll.

How to Apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, to arrange a confidential discussion, please contact Brendan Close at