Assistant Accountant

Reporting to our Company Accountant and Global Finance Manager, this Milton based position will focus on managing a fortnightly payroll run for approximately 100 employees and also involves supporting the finance team with adhoc accounting and clerical tasks related to the efficient maintenance and processing of accounts payable/receivable transactions.

The successful applicant will ideally be tertiary qualified in Accounting and be proficient in the use of ERP financial software systems.Experience with SAP and Sage Micropay would be highly regarded as well as  working across global databases in multiple currencies.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Managing a fortnightly payroll run for approximately 100 employees
  • P&L analysis and reporting
  • Communicating with 3rd party providers
  • Liaising with our international finance teams
  • Interpreting relevant Awards, Agreements, legislation and providing advice on queries
  • Managing employee benefits – statutory reporting/payments, payroll tax, Superannuation and Workers Compensation
  • Accounts payable and receivable support
  • Preparing and processing electronic transfers and payments
  • Posting transactions to journals, general ledgers and other records


Ideally we are looking for an experienced  professional with a minimum of 2 years proven payroll experience and also someone who would love a long term Accountanting focused position.

You will  also have proven payroll, general accounts payable/receivable experience,  all round finance capabilities and a desire to expand your skills.

Key Competencies

  • Great organiser who prioritises their workload
  • Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy
  • Professional and confidential judgement
  • Enjoys being part of a fun, supportive  and growing team
  • Strong ability to meet deadlines

Apply now

  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc.