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SENIOR BOOKKEEPERHighly Competitive Salary $$$Supportive Team EnvironmentJob Security – Opportunity for Professional GrowthExcellent Work / Home Life BalanceAbout the Employer Our client, a well-...

SENIOR BOOKKEEPER


  • Highly Competitive Salary $$$
  • Supportive Team Environment
  • Job Security – Opportunity for Professional Growth
  • Excellent Work / Home Life Balance

About the Employer
Our client, a well-respected and highly-trusted bookkeeping company established for 20+ years, provides bookkeeping and account services to both large and small businesses throughout Melbourne. A company that is very passionate about upholding the highest of standards across every facet of their organisation.

About the Role:
Due to company growth, our client is currently seeking an “Enthusiastic” Senior Bookkeeper to join their highly successful team of professionals. The ideal candidate has impeccable attention to detail and organisational skills, they are a quick learner with a positive attitude and a high-quality work ethic. Proficient software skills are essential together with excellent written and verbal communication skills and a friendly and pleasant manner.

Benefits:
  • Working for a company who values and respects its employees
  • Strong job security
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Friendly, tight knit team

Duties:
  • General bookkeeping duties
  • Reconciling bank/loan and other general ledger accounts
  • Processing payroll including superannuation and leave entitlements
  • BAS and IAS preparation and lodgement
  • Liaising with ATO, accountants and clients
  • Supervision of small junior team

Skills and Experience:
To be considered for this position you must have solid hands-on practical experience within an actual bookkeeping firm.  You will also require the following:
  • Working proficiency with MYOB and XERO software with a bookkeeping focus
  • Xero add-on Receipt Bank solutions knowledge (highly advantageous)
  • Impeccable attention to detail an absolute must
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Takes pride in their work
  • Has a great work ethic with reliability and commitment
  • Professional presentation, responsible and positive attitude 

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Senior Bookkeeper
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Excellent salary packageNorth-west Melbourne locationSuccessful Innovative Australian-owned businessSmall professional teamAbout the Employer Our client is a successful national family business a...

  • Excellent salary package
  • North-west Melbourne location
  • Successful Innovative Australian-owned business
  • Small professional team
About the Employer
Our client is a successful national family business and recognised leader in the packaging industry. Offering complete warehouse and packaging solutions using cutting edge innovation and technology. Company focus is on reducing the environmental impact within a culture of integrity, quality and superior customer service.

About the Role:
This is an excellent role for a bookkeeper and accounts all-rounder with loads of practical experience. Initially starting in the AR and Credit Control function, our client needs someone who is versatile and willing to take on new accounting responsibilities over time and work their way through to a senior accounting position. At the same time as being prepared to perform the necessary, small, detailed accounting requirements and put processes in place, the successful candidate will also have the expertise and experience for more complex financial accounting functions to assist the CFO as knowledge about the business grows.

Benefits:
  • Great salary package plus company bonus
  • Definite career growth potential into a more senior role
  • Positive company culture; people are valued and respected
Duties:
  • Initially Accounts Receivable and Credit Control
  • Maintain and Improve upon current Debtors Days
  • Progressively taking up more general accounting functions and related admin processes
  • Assisting the CFO with other financial accounting duties
  • Liaising with team members and customers as required

Skills and Experience:
  • Strong experience in AR and Credit Control is essential
  • Solid hands-on practical experience as a Bookkeeper/Accounts All-Rounder
  • Qualifications well-regarded but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills required, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of accounting software packages essential
  • Must have strong Excel skills
  • Ability to demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail
  • Professional presentation, responsible and positive attitude
Please note only candidates that meet our client’s selection criteria will be contacted.

Job ID: LDSB01
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How much do Accountant/Bookkeeper earn in Australia? The average salary of Accountant/Bookkeeper is $57,608 in Australia
$57,608 /yr
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Average $57,608
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated October 23 2020
The average pay range for Accountant/Bookkeeper is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Accountant/Bookkeeper roles advertised per month is 1 in Australia between November 2019 and September 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Accountant/Bookkeeper? The most common skills required for a Accountant/Bookkeeper are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Accountant/Bookkeeper job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated September 30 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting roles. See what salaries they paid for Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting in Australia. See how they compare to the average Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting salary of $57,608.
Bentley Recruitment
Brisbane (100%)
33

$63K-$75K

($11,392)

$63K-$75K
($11,392)
Private Advertiser
Melbourne (100%)
30

$48K-$58K

(($4,608))

$48K-$58K
(($4,608))
Tweed Coast Plan Management
Gold Coast (100%)
28

$55K-$65K

($2,392)

$55K-$65K
($2,392)
ZZZ Bookkeeping
Adelaide (100%)
25

$48K-$58K

(($4,608))

$48K-$58K
(($4,608))
digiDirect Cameras & Imaging
Sydney (100%)
24

$60K-$70K

($7,392)

$60K-$70K
($7,392)
Last Updated October 10 2020
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How many years does it take to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper?
Most candidates undertake an average of 21 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Accountant/Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper
Last updated October 26 2020
Most candidates have on average 12 years working experience prior to becoming a Accountant/Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper
Last updated October 26 2020
Where are Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting in Melbourne sourced from?
Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting are sourced from
these companies
Casual
Lea Transport Ltd
Quinlan Consulting
DHA Suffa University
Karla Eldridge & Associates
Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Monash University
TAFE
RMIT University
Deakin University
Swinburne University of Technology
Last updated October 27 2020
Where are most Accountant/Bookkeeper roles located in Australia?
Sydney 9 / 33%
Brisbane 7 / 26%
Melbourne 7 / 26%
Perth 2 / 7%
Canberra 1 / 4%
Last updated October 16 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Accountant/Bookkeeper?
Canberra ($65K)
Brisbane ($59K)
Melbourne ($57K)
Sydney ($57K)
Perth ($55K)
Last updated October 16 2020