Assistant Accountant

Job title : Assistant Accountant
Location : Sydney, New South Wales
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $65,000 - $70,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Niall Hoolahan
Contact email :
Job reference : 1105100
About the role 
Located close to Sydenham station, this established, privately owned FMCG SME is looking for an ambitious and energetic Assistant Accountant to join their accounting team. The role and the business is suited to someone who is flexible, pro-active and multi-tasking, and can manage effectively and with a sense of urgency in a high achieving and fast moving environment.

The responsibilities
Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following duties:
  • Complete daily bank reconciliations.
  • Prepare monthly journal entries.
  • Assistance with effective cash flow management.
  • Quarterly statutory reporting (BAS).
  • Maintenance of the AR Legder
  • Process account adjustments and handle internal queries. 
  • Process weekly payroll
  • Back up support for AP
The successful applicant will have
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting.
  • 2 years experience in a similar role.
  • Ideally studying toward your CPA/CA 
  • Experience working within Retail/FMCG where you have managed inventory is a must
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Advance knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Adapt to a faced pace environment.
  • Experience with SAP B1 is a massive advantage
Additional benefits
  • Generous package.
  • Career development.
  • Close to public transport.