Assistant Accountant – $75 – $85k + Super

Location: West Gosford

Salary package: $75 – $85 + Super

Role highlights: Fantastic opportunity to work within a global, brand name FMCG. Join a growing, fast paced, dynamic company who offer great exposure to the industry, as well as plenty opportunities for growth and development in your career.

Role Overview

As the Assistant Accountant you will be reporting to the Finance Manager and responsible for all preparation of weekly & monthly reporting, including all required account reconciliations.

In this role you will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day tasks of the Finance Team and back up tasks as required.


Skills / Experience

  • Reconcile offsite stock storage reports and ensure accurate valuation
  • Reconcile finished goods stock on hand report to ensure accuracy
  • Complete reconciliation of 3rd party production and investigate any report variances
  • Balance sales report to ledger
  • Complete Profit & Loss reports; comparison sheet; update stock on hand values weekly as required
  • Review key KPI numbers, investigate and report on variances
  • Complete Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Complete Expense Account reconciliations and issue
  • Prepare & review monthly accruals & prepayment journals
  • Review MEX (Maintenance PO system) versus ledger account, review variance with Maintenance Manager & report
  • Update and link Monthly Results to Profit & Loss Report from Finance System and reconcile any variances
  • Review and report on any large variances to budget

Candidate Profile

Skills / Experience

  • You are degree qualified Accountant, with a CA/ CPA qualification or part.
  • 1-3 years of relevant accounting experience.
  • Highly proficient PC skills.
  • Highly skilled in Excel Skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Hands on attitude.
  • Strong business/ analytics skills preferred.
  • An understanding of the FMCG market is essential.

The Company, Culture & Benefits

The Company is a global FMCG brand with operations in all major international markets. The Company has a diverse portfolio of business units across food and animal products.

  • Market leader; stable industry; transformation journey
  • Competitive salary of $75K – $85k + Super
  • Career progression opportunities; growth and development; social environment


If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the “apply” link below. The reference number for this role is MWAA40453. Please allow for 3 – 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call.

Job Information

Job Reference: 40753
Salary From: £70000
Salary To: £90000
Job Industries: Accountancy
Job Locations: Gosford, Australia
Job Types: Permanent

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