About our Client:
Our client, a small-mid sized practice with big ambition, is a progressive and established firm of chartered accountants with offices in both Melbourne and Geelong. Experts at providing business, accounting, taxation and financial advice, they have a focus on strong client relationships, and providing superior advice, strategic solutions and achieving professional excellence for their clients. Due to growth, an opportunity now exists for an Accountant with at least 1 year of public practice experience to join the team in a full time role to be based out of their Geelong office.
About the Opportunity:
In this role, you will deliver responsive tax compliance and accounting advisory services to help clients achieve their business objectives. You will prepare BAS, financial reports and tax returns for businesses, partnerships, companies, trusts and individuals, from sourcing data to final returns using accounting software (the firm are Xero certified and specialise in MYOB and Reckon conversion to Xero). You will assist Senior Accountants, deal with the ATO for all client matters and undertake specialist work as required. Directly responsible to senior management and Partners for a number of medium to large clients with the view to building your own client relationships, you will consult on tax and business related matters directly with clients and liaise with management for feedback and advice. This is a rare opportunity to have your learning and development truly supported within an environment big enough to give you a great breadth of experience but small enough to genuinely care about your learning and development.
Eager to showcase your tax accounting skills, you will have tertiary qualifications in accounting, business or similar. With sound technical competence to deliver credible tax services, you will have had 1-3 years’ experience within a public practice accounting firm and have either commenced your CA/ CPA or be working towards starting. With experience preparing and lodging BAS and administering tax returns and accounts for individuals, sole traders, partnerships, companies and trusts, you will demonstrate reasonable experience using accounting software such as Xero and have an acute attention to detail and excellent time management skills. With a commitment to ongoing learning, you show initiative, have a desire to advance your career and have excellent communication and time management skills.
About the Perks:
With competitive remuneration on offer, as well as flexible hours, work/ life balance, ongoing training, a strong established client base and networks, support from expert senior staff, freedom to express your professional skill, staff events, a beautiful Waterfront office location and progression opportunities, this is a chance to really advance your career.
For further information on this opportunity please contact Lauren Hogan of Fruition Recruitment directly on 0439 351 629 to discuss in absolute confidence. To apply, follow the links or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV.
Fruition Recruitment is a Geelong based boutique recruitment firm that specialises in regional recruitment and talent advisory. With a reputation for providing industry leading results, Fruition works hard to provide a fresh alternative to sales-driven agencies and is a business that clients love working with and candidates trust. We are working on this vacancy on behalf of our client.
Please note, hand delivered CVs or office drop ins will not be accepted (candidate meetings are by appointment only) and due to the large volume of applications responses we receive to our advertised roles, we’re only able to contact shortlisted candidates. If it has been more than 7 business days since the date of your application and you haven’t heard from us but would like some specific feedback on your application, please feel free to contact us directly and we’d be happy to discuss with you.