Graduate Assistant Accountant

  • Central Coast location
  • Graduate level position
  • 12 month contract – Maternity Leave position

The Company

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

This is a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Assistant Accountant to join our Finance Team located at our Head Office in Berkeley Vale for a twelve month, maternity leave position.

Sanitarium fosters a culture that is welcoming, supportive, stimulating and highly collaborative. Having a people-first philosophy driving every business action and interaction is part of why we continue to be recognised as an Employer of Choice.


The Role

This role assists the Financial Accountant in carrying out various professional accounting duties from preparing journals, reconciliations, month end close through to BAS returns and fixed asset maintenance. In addition, you will interact with our external auditors, assist in the development and implementation of accounting policies and analyse and coordinate financial data and reports across the business. This is an opportunity for you to develop your skill set, gain experience with SAP, while working in a leading food manufacturing organisation. You will report to the Financial Accountant.


Your Skills & Experience

  • Recently or soon to be graduated in Accounting or Business (majoring in Accounting)
  • Experience with excel (desirable)
  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Well organised and able to manage time to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

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 you can align with our Christian based principles this is a great opportunity for you.


Please submit your application by clicking on the Apply Now link.

Category: Finance / Accounting

Reference ID: SA0SANCE000010

Date Posted: 29/09/2019

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