Assistant Accountant

Location Victoria
Discipline Accounting & Finance Recruitment
Reference 844175
Our client is a leading Australian owned ASX listed company with a well defined market and product range in the FMCG market. Due to continued growth, they are seeking to supplement the team an Assistant Accountant level resource, working in a hybrid/remote model with days in the office.

Key responsibilities include –
  • Accounts payable, preparation of weekly runs, resolving payment queries
  • Daily coding of supplier invoices in SAP, including the reconciliation and coding of credit card transaction
  • Preparation and posting of month end accrual journals
  • Accounts receivable, following up and collection of overdue debtors and escalations
  • Daily bank clearing, allocation of payments received from customers
  • Treasury, maintenance of the Group’s bank accounts and review of account balances
  • Obtaining approvals for the transfer of funds between bank accounts and entities
  • General/Financial Reporting and providing assistance to the external auditors as required
  • Maintenance of the expense reporting tool and completion of allocated month end closing tasks
Skills and qualifications required –
  • 3+ years’ experience in a medium/large business (FMCG preferred)
  • A degree or diploma in business, accounting, or commerce
  • Understanding of basic accounting journals
  • Some experience with SAP is preferred, advanced excel skills essential
  • Great attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Critical thinker/ problem solver
  • Inquisitive mindset and confidence to ask questions
Salary package to circa $90K plus the flexibility of hybrid, 3 days in the office. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please APPLY NOW sending a copy of your resume together with a covering letter outlining your relevant experience or call Leon Cutler or Tharindu Domingo for a confidential discussion on 9535 9500