Financial Reporting Accountant - Multiple Contract Roles

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$45 - AU$60 per hour + Super
REF: BBBH222485_1529040058

The Company

My client is a worldwide financial institution who have made a name for themselves as one of Melbourne's 'must work for' employers. Globally, they have almost $900 billion under management and a relentless drive to provide exceptional service to their clients. Their culture is based on honesty and integrity and they have a history of providing their employees with exceptional opportunities for career progression.

Due to the recent acquisition of new clients, they are currently looking to recruit a number of Financial Accountants on 3-6 month contracts. Despite the initial short term nature of the role, this organisation has a track record of extending contracts or converting candidates into permanent roles. Therefore, the opportunity to stay on in a longer term capacity is a very real possibility.

The Role

  • Assist in the day to day management of the month-end processes and regulatory requirements
  • Ensure statutory accounts are accurately prepared and reviewed
  • Identify areas of improvement with regards to process and procedure and challenge the status quo
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting to APRA & ABS
  • Review of Trust Distributions
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly BAS statements
  • Review of payroll tax calculations
  • Identifying process improvement opportunities
  • Review of monthly and quarterly account reconciliation

The candidate

  • CA/CPA qualified or equivalent
  • At least 2 years financial services experience ideally within a funds management, custody or superannuation environment.
  • Thorough understanding of Australian Accounting standards
  • Strong communication skills
  • Available immediately / short notice period

To hear more about this fantastic opportunity, please call Mathew Lewis on (03) 8629 1033 or APPLY NOW.