Senior Bookkeeper

Job Title: Senior Bookkeeper
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $50,000 - $70,000
Reference: 769780
Contact Name: Sarah Murch
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2021 09:32

Job Description

Our client is a well-known medium sized firm in Bacchus Marsh that have been in operation for over 13 years. Due to continued growth within the firm, they currently have a vacancy for a bookkeeper with at least 2 years’ experience within public practice.
Joining a young, friendly and social team you will be working on a diverse mix of clients from various industries with all their bookkeeping needs. This role will predominately be based in the office but will require regular on-site client visits and meetings. This role has the opportunity develop into a team leader role over the next 12 – 18 months.
Your role will include;
  • Manage the complex payrolls of clients across a variety of industries and sizes
  • Preparation of end of month reconciliation
  • Preparation and lodgement of IAS and BAS on a monthly or quarterly basis
  • Conducting basic reviews of a clients accounting file and identify areas for improvement and potential inaccuracies
  • High volume; various frequencies; Multi companies
  • Manage all leave accruals, expenses, claims etc
  • Attending client meetings where required
The successful candidate will:
  • Hold a Certificate IV in Bookkeeping or Certificate IV in Accounting or equivalent
  • Experience with XERO Practice Manager, XERO Workpapers and Excel
  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in Public Practice working as a bookkeeper
  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Be able to work independently and as part of a team
What's on Offer
  • Supportive Partners, managers and a great team environment
  • Monthly staff training
  • On-site car park
  • Full kitchen facilities and breakout areas
  • Lunch provided daily
  • Fun and social working environment
  • Charity days, social events and quarterly staff functions
To apply for this role, please submit your resume by clicking on the “APPLY” button. Due to high number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
You must have full working rights in Australia to be considered.