Senior Accounts Officer - Immediate Start

Job title : Senior Accounts Officer - Immediate Start
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : Circa $80,000 - $90,000 + super
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKW6123
  • Newly created position due to an exciting business transformational period
  • Have variety in your role working among a close knit finance team | Start ASAP!
  • Office located in the Western suburbs | Attractive remuneration on offer

Organisational Profile
This diversified business is a successful organisation who have a dynamic and respected team with over 60 years national presence. They are an established firm in the market and are extremely customer focused and committed to providing the best service to all their clients. Due to exciting business transformation and growth plans, an exciting opportunity presents for an experienced Accounts Officer / Assistant Accountant to join the business among a close-knit team in Altona North.

Position Description
Reporting directly to the CFO and among a supportive close knit team environment, the role will encompass both Accounts Payable & Receivable duties including:
  • Complete daily bank reconciliations
  • Generate & manage the timely processing of invoices
  • Complete supplier payment runs
  • Generate monthly statements
  • Receipt and allocate customer payments
  • Follow up overdue / outstanding accounts
  • Assist with month-end processes and reporting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Responsibility for ensuring the accuracy of rebates including accruals and settlement
  • Claims and rebates weekly reporting
  • Analyse and investigate variances, and respond to enquires
  • Preparation of key financial statements
  • Work with finance team to identify and implement business process improvement
  • Provide support to the finance team where required

Ideal Candidate
Will have proven experience in both Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, as well as the following attributes:
  • Excellent attitude with a keen desire to assist a close knit team
  • Personable nature and ability to build relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong problem solving skills with a proactive forward thinking mindset
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High attention to detail with an ability to prioritise own work
  • Prior experience in the manufacturing is highly advantageous 

Additional Benefits
  • Opportunity to commence immediately! 
  • Office located close to home in Altona North
  • Onsite parking
  • Attractive remuneration in line with your experience
  • Supportive team environment 
  • Upskill and assist with project work
  • Initial 3 month assignment 

How to Apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Kennedy via