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Senior Financial Accountant

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Our client is seeking a Senior Financial Accountant for an initial two-month contract with the potential to transition into a permanent role. This position, based in Alexandria, offers an attractive salary of $70 - $75 + Super per hour.

  • Two-month contract with potential for permanency
  • 5 days in the office
  • Competitive salary of $70 - $75 + Super per hour

What you'll do:

As a Senior Financial Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in managing and overseeing key financial processes including month-end procedures and financial reporting. You will be responsible for compiling monthly management accounts, providing valuable insights that drive business decisions. Your ability to communicate effectively will be crucial as you present these findings to stakeholders. In addition, you will ensure all financial operations adhere to regulatory standards. A key aspect of this role involves mentoring a junior team member, contributing to their professional growth while enhancing team dynamics.

  • Oversee month-end financial processes ensuring accuracy and timeliness
  • Prepare and present financial reports to stakeholders
  • Compile monthly management accounts, providing detailed financial insights
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and standards
  • Collaborate with other departments to streamline financial operations
  • Mentor and guide a junior team member, fostering their professional development


What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Senior Financial Accountant role brings extensive experience from previous senior accounting roles within dynamic environments. You possess a strong understanding of financial regulations and standards, ensuring compliance across all operations. Your proficiency in preparing and presenting financial reports will be key in driving informed business decisions. Experience in managing month-end processes is essential, along with the ability to mentor and guide junior staff members. Your excellent interpersonal skills will foster effective collaboration across teams.

  • Proven experience in senior accounting roles within a fast-paced environment
  • Strong understanding of financial regulations and standards
  • Proficiency in preparing and presenting financial reports
  • Experience in managing month-end processes
  • Ability to mentor and guide junior staff members
  • Excellent interpersonal skills for effective collaboration


What sets this company apart:

This opportunity presents the chance to join an organisation that values commitment, cooperation, and inclusivity. They believe in nurturing talent from within, offering opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Their structured work environment promotes collaboration and connection among team members, fostering a supportive work culture.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Cole Morgan on 02 8289 3151 for a confidential discussion.

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Financial Accountant

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: AUD70 - AUD75 per hour + + super

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Sydney

Job Reference: 1972670/001

Date posted: 21 May 2024

Consultant: Cole Morgan

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