Assistant Accountant

Location: Wollongong, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Specialization: Accountancy
Sub Specialization: Bookkeeping
Contact: Niki De Zilva
Reference: JO-1803-390331
+612 9431 6517
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This Wollongong based Aged Care Provider runs a portfolio of retirement living and continuum care solutions. The Assistant Accountant role is responsible for supporting the Company Accountant complete the accounts for a single residential facility. You will be liaising extensively to the Accountant and Finance Manager, a multidisciplinary team as well as all internal and external stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed

To thrive in this fast-paced, pivotal role, you will be a hands-on Aged Care Assistant Accountant with experience across all transactional and supporting reporting functions. You will already possess solid cross-functional stakeholder liaison abilities.

Your duties will involve the timely and accurate completion of;

  • Assisting with Reporting and BAS lodgements
  • Assisting with Year/Month-end Closings
  • Assisting with Bond Management
  • Reconciliations
  • Debtor / Creditor Transactions including Collections
  • Processing Purchase Orders
  • Assisting with Payroll for over 130 staff
  • Engaging with Residents in a warm and engaging manner.

You will be an independent, positive and strongly focused solution seeker. You will enjoy initiating strong coordination between the finance and facility staff and residents. You will be communicating clearly across the business, consistently in an upbeat. emotionally intelligent and culturally aware manner. You will not only strong in day-to-day operational accounting but also strong in identifying opportunities to improve systems and processes of work.

This role will require advanced Excel skills and a strong ability to efficiently navigate a mid-tier Accounting Package and other computer systems.

What you'll get in return

An exciting and diverse role offers good work-life balance and pays $60-65K+ Super.


What you need to do now

This exciting opportunity will be filled quickly so please do not delay in submitting your updated resume. Candidates successful to shortlist will be contacted by Niki De Zilva within 2 business days to discuss. My number is 94316517.