Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$60000 - AU$65000 per annum + super
Start Date: Mid November
Reference: 102785_1538624949
Contact Name: Aaron Hawthorne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2018 13:49

Job Description

You will work within a team and closely with the business owner providing regular reporting on accounts and financials across key activities as well as accounts payable and lodgement of monthly payroll for over 300 staff. Bring ideas and help implement procedure changes to improve efficiency's. The successful candidate will be comfortable at building and growing key relationships with management that will enable you to understand all the drivers and help you to lead change to improve profitability. Sydney CBD location with competitive salary.


  • Daily reconciliation of accounts in XERO
  • Lodge payroll for over 300 staff
  • Develop process improvement & ensure compliance with legislation
  • Produce all financial reports for management
  • Oversee accounts payable
  • Ensure leave & GST is calculated correctly
  • Generate reports including: sales, commissions, targets, margin sheets and monthly activities

Skills & experience

  • Solid experience in XERO
  • 1-2 years experience in a similar role
  • Qualified/studying CPA/CA with Finance or Business degree
  • Excel - intermediate to advanced skills


  • Competitive salary package
  • Support for professional study
  • Scope to develop process & procedure improvement

How to apply

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an organisation experiencing growth. It allows the successful candidate to develop their knowledge of accounting while supporting your professional study. Great team environment with the potential to become a permanent position.

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact Aaron Hawthorne at Sirius Accounting & Finance on 07 3556 4822 or

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