Financial Accountant - Contract Role

Job No: HINDMARSH48958
Location: Campbell, Canberra

Established in Canberra over 36 years ago, Hindmarsh is a leading national property and construction company. We operate with the highest standards for a wide range of clients throughout Australia, and a proven track record of over $4 billion worth of completed projects. More than just a builder, we deliver complex construction projects, real estate development and retirement services.

The role

We are currently looking for an experienced Financial Accountant on a contract basis to join our Finance team based in Campbell, ACT. 

The Financial accountant is responsible for the provision of general accounting services, tax and statutory reporting & compliance, at the direction of senior finance staff, including month & year end processing. Other responsibilities include journal posting and account reconciliations, analysis and preparation of reporting information.

Key activities include:  

  • Carrying out all necessary tasks to complete monthly and annual reporting of the entities in which they are assigned to meet set reporting deadlines (including preparation and posting of journals)
  • Prepare reconciliations monthly (or as otherwise directed) for all general ledger items related to the business entities to which they are assigned
  • Preparation of BAS returns, and assistance with other indirect taxes including FBT and supporting work papers
  • Producing management reporting information monthly
  • Coordination of the yearly taxation return process with external tax agents
  • Preparation of financial statements for various entities in the Hindmarsh Group.
  • Undertake analysis on projects and entities and provide insight for those which they are assigned
  • Support operations & business unit managers for projects or entities which assigned

To be successful in this role you will possess the following competencies, skills and experience:

  • Accounting degree
  • CA or CPA qualification or studying towards
  • Good excel skills
  • At least 3-4 years work experience in an accounting role
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage priorities
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent numerical ability
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Customer focus and responsiveness
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to meet deadlines

If you can see yourself in this role and you would like to work for a well established company, with high-growth potential and great market awareness, as well as contribute to the ongoing success of Hindmarsh, then please apply now

 

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Hindmarsh is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


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