Systems Accountant / Data Analyst

Job title : Systems Accountant / Data Analyst
Location : Victoria
Job type : Contract or Temp
Job reference : 1500619
Sharp & Carter have been engaged by one of Australia's most successful businesses, who have enjoyed rapid and continued growth across the last 5 years. An exciting opportunity now exists for a technically driven Systems Accountant to play an integral role in managing varied systems in this iconic business, with strong process improvement opportunities.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, your responsibilities include but are not limited to: 
  • Data Collection: Gather financial data from diverse sources and ensure reconciliation. 
  • Data Cleaning and Preparation: Clean, preprocess, and standardise data to ensure accuracy and consistency.
  • Data Analysis: identify trends, patterns, and outliers in financial data to reconcile and resolve discrepancies. 
  • Data Management: Maintain data accuracy, integrity, and security measures.
  • Financial Reporting: Generate customised reports for stakeholders using financial data.
  • Systems Implementation: Assist in implementing financial software systems and configuring them to meet organisational needs.
  • Systems Maintenance: Ensure proper maintenance of the General Ledger and supporting systems.
  • Process Improvement: Develop and document reconciliation  processes, and identify opportunities for efficiency improvement through technology. 
To be successful in your application, you will be CA/CPA Qualified with 5+ years experience in finance and data analysis roles. You will have demonstrated strong analytical skills and proficiency in financial modelling, Excel, and other data analysis tools. You will have strong attention to detail, commitment to data integrity, and excellent communication skills. You will have the ability to prioritise tasks in a fast-paced environment and be dedicated to continuous development and process improvement.