Junior Accountant

Job Title: Junior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 195453_1559518714
Contact Name: Ellen Barry
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 15:45

Job Description

Our client, a century old bank, are looking to bring on a Junior Accountant to assist their Finance team with supporting their current systems applications. This role will suit a recent graduate, ideally with a double degree in Accounting and IT.

The role will be centred around the day-to-day administration of the core finance systems, working with internal stakholders across multiple teams including IT and Information Systems and Development.

This position is well suited to someone with a proactive mindset, who is able to prioritise and escalate tasks as necessary, ensuring that deliverables are met to a consistently high standard.

Daily Tasks will include the following:

  • Assist in the documentation of business requirements
  • Assist in testing of system implementation and changes impacting the finance systems
  • Assist the System Accounting team to ensure delivery of full lifecycle implementation, with respect to system releases, functional enhancements and critical issues for GFS (PeopleSoft GL & AP, source system interfaces, Enterprise Data Warehouse, Financial Data Warehouse, FiRe) and other local F&C applications
  • Additional adhoc duties and responsibilities as required

Essential Skills:

  • Strong accounting knowledge
  • MS Excel and Word skills (proficiency in the full MS Office suite)
  • Strong IT apptitude
  • Ability to co-ordinate finance system releases and upgrades

Interested parties should apply directly via the link below quoting reference number 195453.