Operations Accountant

Location: Northern Suburbs Brisbane, Queensland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1710-145300_1508206644
Salary: Negotiable

Our Client:

This well established organisation operates in the community services/ aged care space. With a strong leadership team and the proven ability to move with a changing market, our client is currently undergoing an exciting period of growth and expansion. Due to this growth, they currently have the requirement for a Financial / Management Accountant to join their finance team. This role is an essential function within the business which will assist in operational and strategic decision making to improve growth and profitability.

About the role:

Reporting to the FC you will be involved in a broad range of 'hands on' duties both in the management and financial accounting areas, managing a portfolio of work. Across this portfolio, your duties will include:

  • Work with department managers to set and review monthly, quarterly and annual budgeting and forecasting
  • Preparation and processing of monthly accounts including reconciliations
  • Preparation of Audit work papers
  • Financial analysis
  • Reconciliations, including inter company
  • Overseeing the clerical functions
  • Supporting a network of cost centres

About you:

To be successful in this role with must have the following skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years post qualification experience within Australia
  • Must be CPA / CA qualified
  • Effective analytical skills and the ability to assess problems, propose as well as implement solutions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of computer literacy and numerical data analysis skills
  • Demonstrated time management and proven problem solving skills
  • Ability to explain financials in "layman's terms"
  • Solid Excel skills
  • Strong team contributor but able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Technology 1 experience highly regarded
  • Not for Profit and Aged Care background is highly regarded

Whats on offer?

Hate hiding behind excel and looking for something where you can get out into the business? This could be the role for you! With a range of duties and responsibility for engaging with the departmental managers in the development of budgets and review of results, this is an excellent opportunity to have an impact on the results of a business and their success! Joining a small finance team in a growing business, this role will see you have the opportunity to both take ownership of your role and get involved across multiple projects within a supportive team culture.

If this role sounds like you, APPLY NOW or call Rachael Bates at people2people on 07 3118 0125 for a confidential discussion today.