Accounting Team Lead

About the business

Our client is a well-respected Group of Consulting Engineers that run an established multi-disciplinary practice, with offices around Australia.

Head office, close to transport in St Leonards, is looking to restructure their accounts department as a result of business growth.

About the role

Our client is seeking your skills and expertise as a talented Accounting professional to contribute to the overall success of the organisation through daily management of your accounts team in delivering an efficient and effective accounting function across a number of entities within the group.   This role offers an excellent opportunity for the right person to have a positive impact and add real value to the group.

Benefits and perks

  • Career growth and Development opportunities
  • Annual Christmas shutdown
  • Recognition and rewards for solid performance
  • Close to transport in modern, bright office

Skills and experience

Your strong accounting and operational background gained from 4+yrs experience within either a chartered or similar commercial environment, supported by CA/CPA qualifications will be well regarded.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Daily mentoring and management of a highly capable accounts team
  • Transaction approvals
  • Weekly review of payroll and PAYG and act as stand in for payroll function if required to cover leave for payroll
  • Monthly review of creditors, PAYG and BAS returns
  • Annual preparation of FBT and Income Tax returns
  • Assist with the annual audit preparation and review
  • Provide accounting advice and support to your allocated region as required
  • Responding to accounting queries (income recognition, invoicing etc)
  • Maintaining the Balance Sheet and P&L across allocated group companies
  • Ensure compliance on a national basis
  • Continual improvement of the accounting procedures

MYOB experience is important as are excellent communication and relationship-building skills.

You will gain broad exposure to the business including at a senior level and be rewarded and recognised for your contribution.

If you are a motivated person who welcomes new challenges, this is a great opportunity to continue to develop your career. Our client is passionate about creating a sustainable company that nurtures its people and provides excellent opportunities for development.

Don’t delay, apply below or via Seek today.

Ref: MS1200619

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