financial accountant in Sydney

posted
contact
anz teamleader, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 81 - AU$ 90,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
sydney, new south wales
specialism
accountancy & finance
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 81 - AU$ 90,000 per year
experience
nq
reference number
764
contact
anz teamleader, randstad
phone
+61 421 897 307
apply now

job description

Randstad is a global leader providing specialised recruitment services across a variety of industry sectors. As a FORTUNE 500 company, we have developed a culture that will challenge you, keep you interested and develop your career.

We are seeking energetic and enthusiastic professional Financial Accountant that can provide timely and accurate preparation of monthly, quarterly and yearly financial information as required by management and external legislative bodies for Randstad Australia and NZ entities.

role responsibilities



* Ensure that you have a thorough knowledge of Randstad's financial and operations procedures.
* Ensure you are competent with the Software and Technology pertinent to your position, The Quality Management System, company policies and other e-commerce technology as it is rolled out.
* Prepare and process monthly general, standing and reversing journal entries and Balance Sheet reconciliations which are not part of the scope of the India SSC team.
* Assist in the review of Balance Sheet reconciliations and journal entries performed by the Shared Service Centre in India (team of 2) as well as reviewing input of Group Reporting schedules in to global reporting system.
* Ensure timely and accurate preparation of all financial accounts on a monthly basis for Randstad branches.
* Assist with the preparation and consolidation of monthly forecast and annual budget.
* Distribution of monthly financial reports as per the accounting timetable.
* Liaise with management, internal customers and reporting authorities.
* Monthly analysis of financial results to ensure accuracy and completeness.
* Provide senior management with ad hoc reporting and monthly analysis of financial accounts.
* Monitoring, maintenance and assistance with implementation of internal financial controls
* Assist the Tax Manager with preparation and completion of tax returns and other tax requirements
* Assist in the audit process for Australia and New Zealand, including providing information as and when required.
* Assist with the preparation of Annual statutory financial statements in line with the applicable accounting frameworks.
* Carry out duties as may reasonably be required by the company from time to time.
* Within 24 hours of an incident, accident or injury occurring at any of Randstad Australia premises, record, follow-up and where required investigate to prevent future occurrences.
* Randstad Australia has a comprehensive learning and development programme available to all staff. The programme encompasses on-the-job training, job specific training sessions and a formal qualification. Although all development programmes within the company are optional, it will be important for you to successfully complete programmes relevant to your position and where required undertake regular assessments in line with the competency framework. The knowledge and skills acquired will be considerably beneficial to you.
* All staff have a clear responsibility to understand and maintain the procedures as described in the Randstad Australia Quality Management System, with particular emphasis on providing assistance with internal audits and review meetings as required. The identification of system improvements should be forwarded to the Group Organisation Development Manager via the System IMP process.
* Randstad Australia complies with Privacy Laws and the National Privacy Principles. We are committed to ensuring your privacy and the privacy of our candidates and clients is respected and maintained at all times. As the collector of private information on behalf of Randstad Australia, you are responsible for ensuring that you comply with the requirements of the National Privacy Principles when collecting, storing, distributing or disposing of a candidate's or clients personal information. Refer to the Privacy/Collection Statement.
* The responsibility of Occupational Health & Safety in the workplace lies with all employees. This includes conducting yourself in a safe manner and not putting yourself and others at risk, as well as complying with company requirements in relation to Occupational Health & Safety. All employees also have a duty to ensure that additional company policies such as "non-smoking" are observed and practised
* Randstad Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to ensuring a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. This commitment is based on the need to ensure our company complies with Equal Employment Opportunity Laws. Ensuring that discrimination and harassment does not occur in the workplace is the responsibility of all employees.
* Conduct yourself in such a way as to enhance the reputation and presentation of the company and at all times reflect the high standards set by Randstad Australia and expected by our clients
* Ensuring our offices present a tidy and professional image always, and to encourage clients to visit them
* Carry out such duties as may be required from time to time by the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Group Financial Controller.

experience




* Great Plains, FRx, Cognos, Tagetik, Word, Excel (Advanced) and Gmail. Training on software will be provided

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.