Graduate Accountant

Job title : Graduate Accountant
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $60,000 + superannuation
Contact name : Ashling Purcell
Contact email :
Job reference : 1498693
The Client 
Our client is a global specialty lines reinsurance firm who are looking for a a motivated and enthusiastic recent graduate to join their team! This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and driven individual looking for the perfect place to start your career. Our client is committed to providing personal and professional growth opportunities to ensure all team members are set up for a fulfilling and successful future. The ideal candidate has recently graduated with a relevant finance/accounting degree and has started/or is intending to complete further CA/CPA qualifications. 

  • Ensuring timely and accurate preparation of internal technical reports
  • Preparing ledger entries relating to premiums, claims, expenses, accruals and cash
  • Preparing quarterly Tax BAS reporting to the ATO
  • Process monthly employee and suppler payments through a large ERP system
  • Assist the finance team with allocations of premium collections by handling enquiries, monitoring and expediting the collection of broker's outstanding balances, and preparing credit control reports for management review.
  • Build strong working relationships and processes to ensure smooth communication between their Australian and overseas offices
  • Support management with any ad-hoc duties
The successful applicant will have:
  • Recently completed a degree in a relevant degree e.g. finance/accounting/business
  • Studying or intending to undertake a CA/CPA qualification
  • A great attitude- someone who is very proactive and motivated when it comes to their own learning 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication skills

Benefits of the position:
  • Support for the CA/CPA Program - Paid study and exam leave to allow graduates the time to successfully complete the course, plus we cover the costs of the qualification
  • Leave Benefits- 25 days of annual leave per year as well as the option to work from anywhere in the world for 30 days a year!
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Health and Life Insurance Benefits
  • On-going Personal Development & Supportive Company Culture - Our client doesn't just care about professional development: your personal development is important too. Social team gatherings from time to time to provide opportunities to celebrate success and get to know your colleagues.
  • Career Development Opportunities -Collaborate closely with the Head of Finance and seize the chance to advance your career with an expanding company.
How To Apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Ashling Purcell at