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Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Location: Sydney
Industry: Finance - Accounting
Reference: 3185533

Job description

Our client is an Arts/Music venue, with a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Account with 3+ years’ experience to join them in a permanent role. This is a full time role, however will also consider more senior people looking for a 3 or 4 day position.

Based in Sydney’s CBD, this great opportunity will see you work in a broad accounts role within the Arts sector in a friendly working environment with a collaborative team, in a role reporting directly to the CFO.

The role responsibilities will include:
  • End to end Payroll, for 20 permanent employees and 100+ casuals in peak season. This will involve all things payroll from administering the digital rostering system & upload to the payroll service, through to tax compliance, award interpretation, superannuation and employee enquiries.
  • Processing & payment of Accounts Payable, including supplier reconciliation, enquiries and set up.
  • Banking, you will own the reconciliations for our bank, merchant accounts, debtor, credit card and POS.
  • Year-end/month-end support to the CFO on ad-hoc basis
  • You have a min 3 years’ experience in a similar role with Arts, Entertainment or Hospitality industry experience preferred.
  • Proven experience in Payroll ideally end to end inclusive of dealing with awards and JobKeeper.
  • Minimum of three years in a similar position, covering all transactional finance.
  • Exp with reconciliations & sound experience with general ledger data feeding from multiple data sources
  • Excellent Excel and IT skills, with a high level of competency with Xero or similar
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal and a pro-active approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to use initiative, have a self-starter attitude and able to work autonomously
  • Relevant tertiary accounting qualifications
What's on Offer
In return, you will receive excellent development and training from a dedicated, creative team. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package plus benefits. 

If you're looking for a diverse accounts position where you can showcase your ability to work efficiently and proactively then this is the job for you!

APPLY NOW - inquiries to or call + 61 2 9383 4520