Our Client is an innovative team of Chartered Accountants who value their clients and nourish their client relationships. Our Client is one of the largest suburban-based Chartered Accountancy Firms outside the Brisbane CBD and is seeing substantial and continued growth for their services. In addition to providing the essential range of financial services including business services, tax, and self-managed superannuation fund assistance, the Firm provides business coaching and development and asset protection services as well.
Our Client is seeking a client focused Accountant to join their branch located in a sort-after Western Inner Brisbane suburb. The branch has a diverse client base that continues to grow via referral from excellence of service. They specialise in supporting clients, with business consultancy far beyond just tax and compliance, and their staff pride themselves on their passion for, and commitment to, superior client service.
About the Role
This is a newly created position within a young close knit team in a growing firm. The Firm offers career progression opportunities whilst enjoying a quality family friendly work/life balance – the Firm is invested in their staff’s growth and wellbeing.
You will enjoy working in this attractive Western Inner Brisbane suburb, in modern well-appointed offices, conveniently located close to public transport train/bus. There is also free undercover car parking.
You will also be offered financial support for your CA or CPA studies, mentoring, and ongoing professional development.
Working closely with and being mentored by two senior Directors you will be working on a range of portfolios, including family groups, investors, small businesses (Doctors, Dentists, Trades, Retail, and Manufacturers etc.). The role requires frequent customer-facing work requiring strong customer relationship skills.
You will be responsible for:
- Preparing Tax Returns/BAS/Financial Statements and regular compliance work
- Preparing of management reports
- Coordinating and conducting research and assist with advice
- Assisting with taxation planning
- Liaising with clients
- Attending regular training
This is a great opportunity to join a well-established, successful firm that truly values their staff and who have created a culture that people want to be a part of. You will not only have the benefits of close Mentoring and study support, but also access to performance and loyalty incentives and reward schemes.
This position is ideally suited to a professional seeking more client interaction and wishing to progress into small business advisory, in-house and onsite consultancy roles.
This is for a permanent, full time, career position ideally suited to a CA or CPA Qualified or near Qualified Accountant.
You will gain more experience working with a range of small-medium sized business clients and will be confident working both autonomously and in a team.
For you to succeed in the role, you will need to have strong and effective communications skills, both written and verbal, with a sound Tax background that will be vital. Ideally you will have the following attributes and experience:
- Minimum 2 years’ experience working in an Accounting CA or CPA Practice
- Australian tertiary qualification in a Bachelor of Commerce (or similar), majoring in Accounting
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Experience with client meetings, or the confidence to be able to progress to client meetings
- Current experience with Xero and MYOB is essential
- Current experience with QuickBooks Online will be favourable but is non-essential
- Proven ability to work within budgets
- A strong commitment to progressing your career in a Chartered Accountancy Practice
A market competitive salary package is on offer aligned to the role’s responsibilities in client-based advisory and consultancy, along with lifestyle, professional development and career progression benefits. There is also a performance and loyalty-based incentives and reward programme in place.
If you have a passion for high quality work, and for working more closely with small business clients in an advisory and consultancy role – APPLY NOW.
HOW TO APPLY:
If this position sound ideal for you, please submit your résumé and covering application letter via the online application button below.
Please note, only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for the respective position. As such, the candidate’s residency status will be checked.
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