Assistant Accountant

Location: Wollongong, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary AU$60000 - AU$65000 per annum + Super
Specialization: Accountancy
Sub Specialization: Financial Planning & Analysis (Staff), General Accounting (Staff), Audit, Taxation, AP / AR, Payroll, Bookkeeping
Contact: Niki De Zilva
Reference: JO-1803-390331
+612 9431 6517
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Your new company
This Aged Care Provider runs a portfolio of retirement living and continuum care solutions.

Your new role
The Assistant Accountant assists the Company Accountant and the Financial Controller with maintaining the accounts for the Wollongong based facilities.

What you'll need to succeed
To thrive in this fast-paced, pivotal role, you will be a hands-on Assistant Accountant/Book-keeper with experience across all transactional and reporting functions. Whilst previous experience in the Aged Care sector would be highly regarded, this company is able to provide an experienced Accounting professional with industry specific training if required. It is an amazing opportunity to break into a booming sector at an operational level.

Your duties will involve the timely and accurate completion of;

  • Full Function Accoung Payable
  • Full Function Payroll (100 staff)
  • Full Function Revenue Billings and Collections
  • Bank, GL and other forms of Reconciliations
  • Assisting with Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Year/Month-end Closings
  • Full Function Payroll for over 100 staff
  • Bond Management

You will be an independent, positive and strongly focused solution seeker. You will have mastered effective collaboration between the finance and facility staff. You will be communicating clearly across the business, consistently in an upbeat. emotionally intelligent and culturally aware manner.

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 for anyone living within an easy commute of the Wollongong CBD. This role pays $60-65K + Super+ 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.
Please feel free to send through a LinkedIn Connection request if you'd like to be kept informed about other Aged Care Accounting related opportunities in the Sydney Area. I can be contacted on 94316517.