Assistant Accountant

Job title : Assistant Accountant
Location : Melbourne, VIC
Salary : Attractive Salary Package
Contact name : Brendan Close
Job reference : 1022674
The Organisation
Sharp & Carter has partnered with a market leader in the healthcare industry and is presently seeking an ambitious Assistant Accountant to join the finance team on a permanent basis.

Position Description 
Reporting directly to the Finance Manager, the role will involve taking ownership of the key tasks below:
  • Month-end functions - preparation of cash flow forecast, balance sheet reconciliations, review of profit and loss statements
  • Budgeting and forecasting - liaise with Business Analyst in forecast adjustments
  • Banking - daily bank reconciliations
  • Fixed assets - maintenance of the fixed asset register and preparation of monthly depreciation journals
  • Preparation of monthly BAS
  • Payroll processing
  • Accounts Payable and Receivable duties
  • Ad hoc projects as required by the finance team
Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven experience in a similar role and possesses an outstanding attitude. Other essential requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualified in an accounting degree
  • High-level numeracy and reconciliation skills
  • Demonstrated intermediate Excel skills including the use of formulas and functions
  • High-level time management skills & the ability to meet deadlines
  • The ability to work within a team environment
  • First-class communication skills both written and verbal
How to Apply  
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Brendan Close via bclose@sharpandcarter.com.au.