Senior Accountant

Job Details

Sydney C B D
Job Type
over 2 years ago
  • Amazing growth track record
  • Collaborative, high-performing team with city centre modern offices
  • Professional Career and development and Employee Benefits
The Role
An Exciting opportunity for a senior accountant to join an established accounting firm in the City. They provide for private businesses to help them understand and manage their business, to give them a peace of mind. 
You will be responsible for delivering accounting and taxation services for the full range of business structures extending to compliance, business improvement and advisory services.
Key Duties
  • Preparation of financial statements, and income tax returns notes, schedules, for all types of business structures including complex groups
  • Preparation of monthly management reporting
  • Provide guidance and mentor junior staff to ensure all clients receive a consistently high level of quality in service and outcome
  • Coordinate with relevant leaders across the various phases of an engagement
  • Maintain effective communication with clients, managers and Partners
  • Apply thorough working knowledge of the Australian taxation system to identify and provide recommendations on a range of technical issues and proactive tax planning measures
Your Skills 
To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Relevant Finance, Accounting or Commerce degree and CA qualification (desirable)
  • 3-4 years’ accounting experience, preferably within the business services division of a multi-partner chartered accounting firm
  • Experience mentoring junior staff
  • Exposure to high net worth clients and complex business structures including large companies and trusts
  • Demonstrate a good practical understanding of specific tax issues such as Division 7A, Part 4A of the ITAA.
  • Good understanding of GST, FBT and self-managed superannuation funds
  • Strong attention to detail and effective communication skills and ability to build and maintain trusted working relationships with clients and peers
  • Ability to deliver successful outcomes within set timeframes
  • Learn from the best – Strong high performing team
  • Working on a broad and complex client base
  • Supportive working culture
  • Sociable culture – After friday drinks