Entry Level Accounts Officer | $50k + Super

Job title: Entry Level Accounts Officer | $50k + Super
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Location: Sydney CBD
Contract: Permanent
Salary: $50,000 + Super
Salary low: 45000
Salary high: 50000
Duration: Permanent
Contact: Chris Happell
Call: Chris
Email: email Chris
Reference: 572281
Job Description
Immediate start available! Join our supportive close-knit team based in Sydney CBD!
  • Immediate Start
  • Sydney CBD
  • Permanent role 
About the Company 
Ashdown People is a specialised Talent Management Consultancy, operating nationally within the Technology & Analytics, Business Support, MarComms and Accounting & Finance spaces across all industries. Based in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, operations commenced in 2006 and have grown exponentially through our approach of viewing recruitment as a partnership, not a transaction. As an industry leader, Ashdown People’s strength is building relationships to ensure both candidates and clients receive “best in class” service levels and business solutions.

About the role 

Reporting to the Finance Manager you will play an integral role in the Finance Department, you will be performing a wide range of functions and will work in a team of 2 others and assist with various duties including:
  • Data entry 
  • Daily Bank and Credit Card Reconciliations
  • End to end Accounts Payable & Receivable
  • Debt Collection
  • Assisting in Cashflow Monitoring and Budgeting
  • Raising POs
  • Processing payments
  • Allocating payments
  • Setting up temporary employees in our payroll system on Astute 
  • Chasing candidates and clients for time-sheet approvals
  • Award interpretation and classification
  • Processing weekly temporary payroll (200 + employees)
  • Generating and distributing weekly margin reporting
  • Managing the payroll inbox 
  • Responding to client queries, via telephone and email correspondence
About the candidate 
  • Previous experience in a similar role – especially high volume 
  • Experience and knowledge of associated Microsoft packages - in particular Excel (intermediate and above competency required)
  • Experience in MYOB is essential 
  • End to end payroll experience essentials
  • Have high attention to details, focus in on completing the work with accuracy;
  • Has a professional phone manner and maintain a professional demeanor;
  • Has good time management skills. enjoy working in a thriving, fast paced environment;
  • Ability to work independently and within a team & willing to work extra hours if the need arises