Senior Financial Accountant

Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
Salary: $100K + Super
Reference: 5426
Contact Name: Adele Sycamore
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 16, 2019 11:50

Job Description

Our client is an Australian software organisation which has been a leading provider of services to the retail industry for over 20 years.   They are still on a growth trajectory and due to that growth, have created a new role in Finance. It’s a dynamic business, with strong leadership and a culture of innovation which enables them to stay on the front foot in a competitive market.

The Role

This Senior Financial Accountant role would support the CFO with Financial Accounting.  Main responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly financial reports covering balance sheet, profit and loss, internal management reports and cashflow statements
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet, banking and inter-company reconciliations
  • Completion of the monthly accruals, journals, fixed assets and depreciation schedules
  • Weekly cash flow reporting
  • Preparation of GST, FBT, Payroll and Corporate Income Tax returns
  • Assisting in the preparation of year end statutory accounts
  • Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting
  • Ensuring Accounting standards and policies are adhered to
  • Reporting consolidated results at a group level (if applicable)
  • Assist with software implementation from Xero to new ERP package.
  • Training and mentoring junior staff
  • Assist with R&D applications and analysis

Your Background

The CFO is looking for someone from a software technology business. The ideal candidate will also: 

  • Be fully CA or CPA qualified
  • Have 5-7 years of experience in commerce
  • Be able to take full responsibility for the month end accounting and be able to use your technical accounting experience to improve processes and procedures
  • Have experience with large ERP systems such as GP or AX will be highly regarded.  Any exposure to R&D capitalisation is also a huge bonus for the client!  

If you are keen to apply for this Senior Financial Accountant role, please contact Adele Sycamore at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5647, quoting reference 5426 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.