Pilot Partners are a leading full service mid-tier chartered accountant firm located in Waterfront Place in Brisbane’s CBD. We pride ourselves on our ability to get the job done and to provide our clients with exceptional service and results.

A rare opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Accountant (Maternity Leave Position) to join our team working with the Practice Manager on the firm’s internal accounts and administration.

This position will allow you to work on an array of tasks, ranging from internal reporting, to maintaining a trust account all the way to providing reception relief on occasion.

Our ideal candidate is someone who isn’t afraid to pitch in where needed to support the overall administration of the practice, meaning you must have a ‘hands on’ approach to your work.

This position would suit a near or recent graduate in accounting who loves versatility in their work and is looking to join a busy professional services environment.

Our office hours are 8:30am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. The role would be fixed-term, part-time, working a minimum of 30 hours per week within the span of our office hours listed above. The position will be until approximately April 2022 (12 month maternity leave cover).

Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Internal reporting and analysis
  • Accounts payable
  • Petty cash and banking
  • Preparing budgets and forecasts
  • Supporting the payroll function
  • Maintenance of trust account
  • General administration tasks
  • Reception relief

To be successful, you will possess the following:

  • Prior experience in accounts and administration
  • Strong excel skills are required to succeed
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Proficiency using MYOB software
  • Technologically savvy with any database experience being highly regarded
  • Demonstrated history of following systems and being very process-oriented
  • Superb telephone manner
  • Ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines
  • Impeccable personal presentation

What can a career at Pilot give you?

  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Great corporate culture, including firm-wide social events
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Opportunity to learn from trusted and experienced accountants
  • Work-life balance!

We are looking for someone who will be dedicated to our team and who is looking for an opportunity within a professional services environment.

You must have full Australian working rights to apply for this position.

Due to the large number of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted to progress to the interview stage.

To apply visit https://www.seek.com.au/job/50957539.