Senior Accountant

Job title : Senior Accountant
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Contact name : Lachlan Wilkinson
Contact email : lwilkinson@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : 1196562
About Our Client

The organisation truly makes a difference to people's lives across Australia and they currently have an opportunity for a strong qualified Accountant looking to make the next step in their career to join their Head Office here in Sydney.  The organisation offers an exciting working environment with the opportunity to develop and progress within the organisation. As the largest providers within the sector they operate and with a number of exciting projects and growth plans expected this certainly is an exciting time to join this organisation.

Job Description

Key responsibilities of the Senior Accountant will include:
  • Management of support staff in relation to data entry support, where applicable
  • Preparation of annual budgets across international subsidiaries and monthly reporting
  • Preparation of revised profit and loss, cash flow and balance sheet forecasts across international subsidiaries
  • Assistance with the preparation of consolidated financial statements
  • Preparation of detailed expenditure analysis for use in project closeout reporting
  • Preparation of commercial reports requested by the Board of Directors
  • Reconciliation of multi-currency creditor accounts
  • Processing of multi-currency sales invoices
The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will possess:
  • Degree and CA/CPA qualified
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Proficient with the MYOB system
  • Proven ability to manage month end (end to end) accounting without supervision
  • Good communication skills and the ability to interact with both finance and operational staff
  • Excellent business knowledge and strong commercial understanding to provide analysis and commentary on financial performance