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Your Opportunity:

We are a well-established practice with a relaxed atmosphere, offering job stability and career progression opportunities!

About the role:

You'll be working in a small team, with 3 Accountants and an office manager, to provide professional, public practice taxation and business services to small to medium business clients, from a variety of industries and backgrounds. 

Successful candidates will have these skills, qualities and experiences:

  • Minimum of 4 years recent experience in public practice accounting
  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting, Business or similar.
  • Experience in interviewing clients for tax return preparation
  • Familiarity with the keeping of Workpapers to support the preparation of financial statements and tax returns is essential.
  • Good communication skills to build relationships with clients, allowing you to investigate and understand their needs and obtain necessary information to complete assignments.
  • Experience using online bookkeeping software like  Xero, Quickbooks, MYOB etc.
  • Ability to prepare financial statements.

What we can offer:

Over the last 20 years, we have enjoyed fantastic staff retention, based on our commitment to staff. We are a small but friendly team of individuals who have a great rapport with each other and their clients. With ongoing training opportunities and an open door policy, we are committed to supporting you and the team. 

  • Fantastic job stability
  • Genuine potential to advance your career
  • Ability to grow into a more senior role within the business.

Employer's Questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • How many years of public practice accounting experience do you have?
  • How many years of taxation experience do you have?
  • How many years of accounting experience do you have?
  • Do you have experience using Xero?
  • Do you have experience using MYOB?
  • Do you have experience using QuickBooks?
  • Do you have experience in a role which requires relationship management experience?
  • How would you rate your English language skills?
This opportunity won't last long so send your resume to us today. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.