Assistant Accountant/Payroll

Location: Sydney, North Shore and Northern Beaches
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $65K - $75K + Super
Contact: Chené Rosser
Call: Chené
Reference: 6007

The Company

​Our client is a growing manufacturer with a diversified operation and reputable brand. Even in this challenging climate they have a solid growth plan for year-on-year expansion. They have a need for a Management Accountant to join their well-established team.

They are looking for someone who loves working with operations and explaining concepts, that story behind the numbers to non-finance!

The Role

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this Assistant Accountant role would be responsible for:

  • Working with the outsourced payroll provider ensuring all payroll data, leave, awards and provisions are accurate for the week

  • Working with Site Administrators to ensure time & attendance information has been submitted on time and is accurate

  • Payroll accounting tasks including payroll tax, journal and the payroll reconciliation

  • Bank and balance sheet reconciliations for non-trading entities

  • Accounts Receivable tasks for trading and non-trading entities

  • General assistance with month end reporting, and assisting the AP Officers when they have overflow

Your Background

The key technical criteria we are looking for in your profile are:

  • Payroll experience - working on a payroll of over 50 employees, giving you an understanding of awards, leave and workers compensation.  Ideally this would be in a rostered payroll environment

  • Payroll accounting experience - tax, journals and reconciliations

The rest of the tasks my client is happy to train you on.  So what will differentiate you from the other applications is:

  • Exceptional English Communication skills

  • A relevant degree

  • Clear achievements on your resume showing you like to help the business, add value and solve problems

  • Someone who lives locally, Frenchs Forest, Northern Beaches, Belrose, St Ives and similar locations

If you are keen to apply for this Assistant Accountant / Payroll role, please contact Chene Rosser at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 2017, quoting reference 6007 or click on 'apply now' below.

Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.