Australia for UNHCR Assistant Accountant Part Time in Sydney NSW

Australia for UNHCR

Branch Sydney NSW AU

Assistant Accountant
Sydney NSW

Minimum Qualification – Certificate IV in Accounting. One of the world’s leading humanitarian aid agencies….

One of the world’s leading humanitarian aid agencies

  • Sydney CBD location
  • Permanent part-time opportunity
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Outline & Purpose of Role: Australia for UNHCR is an international aid agency that raises funds from Australian donors to support the humanitarian operations of the UN Refugee Agency. Established in 2000 as part of a global fundraising network it has now raised more than $160 million from a broad network of individuals, community and corporate partners.

    We are looking for a flexible, motivated and organised Assistant Accountant to join our Finance Team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this role is responsible for the management of the financial accounts and providing support to accounts/administrative tasks.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Month end accounts processing, including preparation and posting of journals
    • Preparation of reconciliations, including bank, payroll, balance sheet and general ledger
    • General ledger maintenance and trial balance
    • Assisting with cashflow management
    • Assisting with year-end accounts preparation
    • Providing support to the Finance Manager & Finance Team
    • Ad-hoc administrative support and other project tasks as requested

    The successful applicant will possess the following attributes: Essential

    • Minimum Qualification – Certificate IV in Accounting.
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
    • Strong MYOB experience, including payroll and accounts functions
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Strong planning and organisational skills.
    • Ability to liaise with and engage stakeholders and third party suppliers.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

    A full position description is attached below.

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    Employment Type: Part Time
    Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-14
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