Senior Assistant Accountant

Job title : Senior Assistant Accountant
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Contact name : Steph Dawson
Contact email :
Job reference : 1176861
The Company

Sharp & Carter has partnered with a well-established Australian owned organisation who have developed into the leader of their field . The company has a supportive and social culture, where each employee is valued for their contributions to the company’s daily operations. This is a valuable opportunity for a talented Assistant Accountant to join a high performing finance team and drive business growth.

The Role

Reporting into the Financial Controller, your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Support month end process including sales accruals, customer spend reporting etc
  • Assisting with the preparation of budgets and forecasts management reports
  • Analysing and Reconciliation of the P&L and balance sheet accounts
  • Debtor Management
  • Conducting analysis of Job / Project costings
  • Understand Operational and Job Management systems to ensure proper flow of Information to Invoicing
  • Ensuring our customers are billed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Prepare weekly reconciliation between Job sheet hours and time and attendance systems
  • Assisting Finance Manager in developing and maintaining accurate costing systems in relation to labour and overheads for a project / tender
  • Partnering with the business managers to determine and implement process improvements
  • Preparing ad-hoc reports to assist management decision-making and operational efficiency
  • Office administration and other duties as required
The Candidate
  • Tertiary qualified in finance/accounting (mandatory)
  • CA/CPA qualification (in progress)
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Exceptional communication skills, with proven ability to demonstrate initiative and have good attention to detail are essential
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Knowledge of MYOB software or Pronto ERP is an advantage
How to apply 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. For further enquiries, feel free to contact Steph Dawson at: