Assistant Financial Accountant

Job title : Assistant Financial Accountant
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Circa $80,000 - $85,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Niall Hoolahan
Contact email :
Job reference : 082023
About the role 
Our client is looking for an ambitious and energetic Assistant Financial Accountant to join their accounting team on a full time basis. The role will be best suited for someone who can perform all round reporting duties, prepare and be responsible for journal entries, work across multiple systems and has a month end focus. There will be career opportunities available for this person, and the role will be suited to someone who enjoys working in a fast paced retail/consumer goods environment.

The responsibilities
Reporting to the Financial Controller you will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following duties:
  • Management of month end processes 
  • Posting journal entries 
  • Taking ownership of balance sheet reconciliations process
  • Assist with P&L reporting 
  • Fixed asset register maintenance
  • Handle tax compliance
  • Assist with additional ad hoc tasks
The successful applicant will have
  • Tertiary qualification in an accounting or business background
  • 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Studying or completed your CPA
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Ideally come from a retail/FMCG industry environment
The business offers an exciting and social working environment, best suited to an individual who can work as part of a team.

How to apply 
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please email Niall Hoolahan at