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Senior Financial Accountant - Financial Services

Job description

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 into permanent roles.

The Role

  • Provide a high level of client service and be the first point of contact in relation to all accounting and tax queries for an allocation of clients.
  • Preparation and review of financial statements and templates.
  • Proactively seek to identify and improve current core processes and procedures, ensuring they are updated with changes in regulations and industry trends.
  • Work closely with Financial Reporting and Tax manager on new product developments and process improvement projects.
  • Help manage new client onboarding process as it relates to Financial Reporting and Tax.
  • Provide oversight of offshore teams.

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

If you would like to apply for the role, please do so ASAP and I will respond with feedback to all applications as quickly as possible.

Julian Soames
Associate Director - Banking and Financial Services