Senior Financial Accountant

Brownes Dairy is an iconic West Australian fresh dairy business, dating back more than 132 years.   Our Brands are WA favourites and it is the business priority to source 100% of our milk from local WA dairy farms.   Brownes holds market leading positions in the fresh milk, flavoured milk, cream and yoghurt categories and has won various WA and National dairy awards.Our Head Office is in the state we were born, Western Australia and all our finance team is based at this office in Balcatta.We are currently seeking a full-time Senior Financial Accountant whose responsibilities would be for all aspects of financial accounting including the financial reporting and auditing.Role Accountabilities include but not limited to:1. Month End FinancialsCompiling and reviewing the monthly financial performance to strict deadlinesCompleting the Board packLodgement of the BAS returnPrepare month end journalsAssist with the preparation and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts2.  Annual AuditPrepare the annual statutory accountsManage the annual audit processPrepare the FBT returnRecommend and implement changes required in relation to accounting standards3. Other TasksMaintaining the fixed asset register and capex proceduresAnnual tasks such as preparing insurance renewal informationAssist with costing up and reviewing projects as and when requiredAssist in preparation of annual budgets and quarterly re-forecastsManaging the assistant accountantTo be successful in this role you will have a strong work ethic with attention to detail, be someone who will be an active team member and be prepared to participate in any ad hoc finance projects that come along and provide support to the Financial Controller.We are seeking someone with CPA/CA qualification who has had two or more years' experience in a similar role.   A preference would be for someone who has had some auditing experience and FMCG operational experience.If you feel that your skills and experience could be suited to this opportunity we would love to hear from you.Applications to be received by no later than close of business Thursday 3 January 2019.  All applications will be treated with the utmost confidence.No applications from agencies will be received at this time.   Australia - WA Perth Northern Suburbs & Joondalup

Senior Financial Accountant

Brownes Dairy is an iconic West Australian fresh dairy business, dating back more than 132 years.  Our Brands are WA favourites and it is the business priority to source 100% of our milk from local WA dairy farms.  Brownes holds market leading positions in the fresh milk, flavoured milk, cream and yoghurt categories and has won various WA and National dairy awards.

Our Head Office is in the state we were born, Western Australia and all our finance team is based at this office in Balcatta.

We are currently seeking a full-time Senior Financial Accountant whose responsibilities would be for all aspects of financial accounting including the financial reporting and auditing.

Role Accountabilities include but not limited to:

1. Month End Financials

  • Compiling and reviewing the monthly financial performance to strict deadlines
  • Completing the Board pack
  • Lodgement of the BAS return
  • Prepare month end journals
  • Assist with the preparation and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts

2. Annual Audit

  • Prepare the annual statutory accounts
  • Manage the annual audit process
  • Prepare the FBT return
  • Recommend and implement changes required in relation to accounting standards

3. Other Tasks

  • Maintaining the fixed asset register and capex procedures
  • Annual tasks such as preparing insurance renewal information
  • Assist with costing up and reviewing projects as and when required
  • Assist in preparation of annual budgets and quarterly re-forecasts
  • Managing the assistant accountant

To be successful in this role you will have a strong work ethic with attention to detail, be someone who will be an active team member and be prepared to participate in any ad hoc finance projects that come along and provide support to the Financial Controller.

We are seeking someone with CPA/CA qualification who has had two or more years' experience in a similar role.  A preference would be for someone who has had some auditing experience and FMCG operational experience.

If you feel that your skills and experience could be suited to this opportunity we would love to hear from you.

Applications to be received by no later than close of business Thursday 3 January 2019.

 

All applications will be treated with the utmost confidence.

No applications from agencies will be received at this time.