Assistant Accountant

Job title : Assistant Accountant
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Contact name : Steph Dawson
Contact email :
Job reference : 14814305
The Organisation

My client is one of Melbourne's largest NFP providers who boasts a well-recognised and established brand, is a market leader with a national footprint and is undergoing a period of growth and expansion to deliver improved services to the community.

The role

Reporting to the Group FC, the main responsibilities of this role include:  
  • Monthly financial reporting
  • Performing all bank reconciliations
  • Assist the external auditors when required
  • Preparation of all payments such as staff reimbursements, and petty cash
  • Management of accounts payable and receivable
  • Ensure compliance of statutory accounts with all relevant accounting standards and legislative requirements
  • Help develop and implement best practice financial policies and procedures ensuring they align with group policy
  • Maintain open communication and ensure active collaboration across stakeholder groups
The Candidate:
  • Tertiary qualified in an accounting or business degree or equivalent 
  • 2-3+ years professional accounting experience
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting standards
  • Proficient experience using MS Excel (Pivot Tables, V-lookups, etc)
  • Exceptional communication skills, with a proven ability to demonstrate initiative and have good attention to detail are essential

How to apply 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. For further enquiries, feel free to contact Steph Dawson at: