Contract Accountant

Full Time | 10 months | Deadline: 18 Apr 2018
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Full Time

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Job Description

Contract Accountant
Requisition ID
: 18004571
Position Type: Temporary
Position Status: Full Time
: Accounting/Finance
Work Location
: Australia-New South Wales-Sydney-Lvl 45, Gateway, 1 Macquarie Pl Suite 4501
Job Posting
: Mar 16, 2018, 12:00:00 AM
Unposting Date
: Apr 18, 2018, 11:59:00 PM


Job Description:
The successful applicant will assist the Finance Executive Director, who is responsible for all Finance, Administration, Technology, Payroll and Compliance functions within the Australian operations of a Canadian financial institution (approximately 15 staff).  The business lines being supported are Corporate and Investment Banking. 
The successful applicant will be primarily assisting the Finance team to prepare Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) reports and the associated development in the forthcoming EFS reporting. Other duties include general financial/management accounting, financial statement and corporate and indirect taxation, plus various accounting related duties. 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Accounting & financial reporting

  • APRA reporting with good knowledge of APRA prudential standards

  • Good understanding of financial and management reporting

  • Good understanding of various taxes applicable

  • Good knowledge of  account payable, fixed asset records maintenance, general reconciliation and systems and controls


Education /Qualifications:           
·          Qualified CA or CPA
Job Complexities/Challenges:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and to tight deadlines

  • Strong attention to details and accuracy

  • Ability to follow strict company policies and procedures

  • Prioritise and manage multiple tasks

  • High degree of flexibility and creativity in order to adapt to a constantly changing business environment

Attributes (ie, personal characteristics):

  • Committed and Responsible

  • Accuracy and Efficient

  • Results orientated

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