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Bay Audio Australia

Assistant Accountant

Bay Audio Australia

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/01/2019

Job Category:

Accounting / Accountant / Assistant Accountant

Job description:

Location: Finance
Posted on: 09 January 2019

Who We Are!
Bay Audio is one of Australia's leading retail hearing health providers. We deliver outstanding customer service through our growing network of more than 65 retail stores across Australia where we are collectively committed to helping our customers discover a better quality of life by providing solutions and advice about hearing loss. We believe in living life at full volume and at Bay Audio you will have the opportunity to change lives by supporting customers and their families living with a hearing loss.

What You Will Be Doing:

Key responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Create and upload payment batches, and provide back-up for the Accounts Payable Clerk in processing of supplier invoices and reconciliations
  • Generate international payments
  • Perform a bank reconciliation on a daily basis 
  • Maintain outstanding transactions and investigate banking discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Process and reconcile intercompany transactions
  • Provide accounting support for NZ and Singapore entities
  • Maintain a schedule of all leased premises, and bank guarantees
  • General ledger processing and maintenance
  • Month end preparation and reporting
  • Fixed assets
  • Financial reporting and annual audit assistance
  • Assist the Finance Manager in taxation requirements
  • Ad hoc/project tasks as required

What We Are Seeking:

  • Currently working towards relevant accounting degree/qualification. Candidates with 3+ years’ experience in similar role will be considered.
  • Practical experience in accounting and desktop software packages essential.
  • Experience with ERP systems (preferably NAV) desirable.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel and Word.
  • A broad understanding of Australian taxation legislation, including FBT, GST, BAS statements etc.
  • Has integrity and respect for confidentiality.
  • High accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to develop practical and effective solutions to business objectives.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills.

In Return We Offer:

  • Comprehensive training and development
  • Discounts on hearing solutions for family and friends
  • Great Parramatta CBD location – only a 5 minute walk from the train station
  • Friendly office environment

Short listed candidates will be contacted for an initial phone screen.