TOP 20 Junior Business Services Accountant

Job Details

$50000 - $65000 per annum
Job Type
18 days ago
  • Top 20 Firm with the personality of a boutique 
  • Develop your skills in business services with exposure to advisory work 
  • Outgoing and friendly office of young professionals 
About the Firm: 

A leading firm in the heart of Melbourne is looking for a graduate or junior accountant who is ready to turbo charge their career in the business services and advisory space. The firm is renowned for it’s personable nature, where you will work alongside managers and partners who have come directly from Big 4, business advisory and financial planning. The firm is focused on internal growth, and as you develop in the role you will receive a tailored career plan to assist you in achieving your professional goals.  
You will work under a team of senior accountants as you gain exposure to tax advisory, outsourced CFO work, and business advisory. With this experience, you will be able to rise through the ranks of this mid-tier firm and fast track to manager. 


This firm is a household name in the accountancy space with hundreds of offices across Australia. It is also part of an international accountancy network that operates in over fifty countries. Their enduring success comes from their mission to develop their employees technical and soft skills and create engaging and well-rounded young professionals that will one day become industry leaders. There are regular team training sessions by both internal and external educators to enable this, as well as constant informal learning between colleagues. Excellence at work is recognised and rewarded, with frequent MVP awards and prizes.  
This is a dynamic work environment where you can expand your horizons and create long lasting networks and relationships. There is a 4-1 hybrid work ratio, so you will have four days in the office and one day work-from-home. This ensures you receive hands on training and guidance, as well as involvement in a fun and buzzing office culture. 

About the Role: 

You will receive support from senior colleagues as you gain exposure to a wide array of business services. Regular duties will include: 
  • Work independently and with assistance on client portfolios and build client rapport 
  • Prepare financial statements and income tax returns for companies, trusts, partnerships and SMSF. 
  • Exposure to a variety of tax matters including GST, CGT, FBT and Div7a. 
  • Introduction to Outsourced CFO and Business Advisory work 
  • Hands on work with SME's from a diverse range of different industries, such as energy and renewables, hospitality, and medical. 
  • Observe colleagues as they provide advisory for clients & external agencies. 
  • Liaise with clients alongside a colleague 
About You: 
  • Experience of 6 months or more in a reputable public practice 
  • Tertiary studies in a relevant field (Bachelors or higher) Excellent communication skills 
  • Have commenced CA/CPA or plan to 
  • Experience with MYOB/XERO preferable 
  • Ability to work independently on basic compliance tasks 
  • Must have Australian Permanent Residence or Citizenship  
  • Based in Australia  
  • A tailored career plan designed to help you stand out and progress easily 
  • Learn on the job alongside experienced and friendly colleagues 
  • 40% advisory work – receive great exposure to many elements of business services 
  • Ongoing support for students, with modules paid up front and exam leave 
  • Monthly external educators for those who wish to upskill in both technical and soft skills 
  • $750 Technology budget – put it towards a new laptop or mobile phone 
  • Salary review every six months and opportunity to progress to intermediate within 12 months 
  • Great staff facilities – kitchen with drinks, fruit and snacks to help yourself to at any time 
  • Rewards and Recognitions Program – receive vouchers and bonuses for hard work 
  • Young and fun team with Friday afternoon discounted drinks at the firm’s local bar, regular team bonding and parties 

 If this opportunity interests you, apply now! Submit your CV above, or contact Tamara Viner on 0431 085 399 or for any further details.