Senior Financial Accountant

Job title : Senior Financial Accountant
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Lachlan Wilkinson
Contact email : lwilkinson@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : 1195513
The Company:
Our client is an iconic Australian owned and operated company. The Group has been privately owned since 2000, enjoys revenues in excess of $3 Billion, employs over 3000 staff and is committed to a strong corporate culture of decentralised operations. 

The Role

This role will be responsible for the financial and month end activities for numerous cost centers within the organisation. Duties involved:
  • Accurate and timely preparation and processing of assigned accounting entries;
  • Completion of general ledger reconciliations, with investigation and resolution of all reconciling differences;
  • Lead the capital expenditure approval and tracking against budget process for the AUS entities;
  • Liaise with the external tax adviser in relation to timelines, filing and organization of payments for all taxation liabilities;
  • Preparation of the consolidated AUS GST returns;
  • Maintain banking relationships;
  • Monthly journals and reconciliations prepared and submitted for review and sign off by the Group Financial Controller (GFC)
  • Undertake necessary bank related transaction activities including assigning approval limits to authorized signatories, reviewing facilities);
Skills and experience required:
The successful applicant will have;
  • Completed CA or CPA qualification with 5 years minimum post qualification experience
  • Strong Commercial industry experience
  • ERP systems implementation experience
  • Excellent communication skills with an attitude for learning
  • Strong analytical and numeracy skills
  • Strong Financial Accounting experience
How to Apply
Please apply online by clicking on the link below. For a further information, please contact Lachlan Wilkinson at lwilkinson@sharpandcarter.com.au.