Graduate Assistant Accountant

  • Iconic Australian Company
  • Berkeley Vale, Central Coast location
  • Graduate level position

The Company

Sanitarium is a progressive and dynamic business that is Australian owned and produces Australia’s favourite breakfast cereal Weet-Bix and Australia’s leading liquid breakfast – Up & Go.

The Role

An exciting new Assistant Accountant position has been created within our head office finance team. This role is quite dynamic and diversified with exposure to a wide range of aspects within the business. The main focus of this role will be to assist and support the Management Accountant in carrying out various professional accounting duties.

Key responsibilities include assisting in:

  • Reporting and analysis
  • Budget preparation and consolidation
  • Preparation of Financial Reporting for Foreign Entity
  • Insurance (Renewals & Claims)
  • Posting GL Journals and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ad-hoc Projects

The Person

You will have recently graduated or nearing completion of an accounting or business/commerce degree (majoring in accounting). Practical work experience in accounting is advantageous but not essential.

Required competencies:

  • Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Ability to Work Effectively within a Team
  • Effective Time Management Skills
  • Demonstrates Accuracy and Attention to Detail
  • Evidence of Strong Computer Skills (particularly Excel)
  • Competent and Self-Motivated
  • Desire/Intent to Study towards CPA Qualification

You also need to be willing and able to travel internationally if required.

The selection process will include interviews, online and functional testing as well as internal reference checking. Please include a copy of your academic transcript in your resume attachment. 

This role will suit a pro-active team player who is ready to learn and contribute to an organisation that makes a positive and lasting difference in our communities. As a Sanitarium family member, you will have access to a range of benefits towards your health and wellbeing, your growth and development, and the opportunity for better work-life balance such as an onsite gym!

We are an organisation driven by our mission and values. If you share our passion for what we do, our products and can respect our Christian based principles then this is a great opportunity for you.

Hear why our employee’s love working at Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing, where people and purpose matter...

Category: Finance / Accounting

Reference ID: SA0SANCE000009

Date Posted: 29/09/2019

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