Assistant Accountant

Job title : Assistant Accountant
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Contact name : Steph Dawson
Contact email :
Job reference : 1467529
Organisational Profile | CBD Fringe Location
Sharp & Carter have partnered with a growing environmental consulting business that services both commercial and residential sectors.

The Role | Reporting to the Finance Manager 

Specific duties will include, but not limited to:
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly management accounts, including accruals, prepayments, and journal entries
  • Complete daily bank reconciliations
  • Conducting variance analysis and providing commentary on financial performance
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts
  • Collaborating with other departments to gather financial data and ensure accuracy
  • Assisting in the preparation of financial statements and audit documentation
  • Supporting the Finance Manager in ad hoc projects

Skills and Experience 
The ideal candidate will be tertiary qualified in an accounting or business degree, with a proven track record of academic success.  You will have aspirations to complete or have started your CA or CPA and have a minimum 2-3 years professional experience as well as basic knowledge of accounting standards. Great communication skills, with proven ability to demonstrate initiative and have good attention to detail are essential.

 - Hybrid flexibility WFH 1-2 days a week
 - Respectful and positive culture
 - Weekly BBQ's at the back of the office overlooking the river

How to Apply

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