Assistant Accountant

  • Large, Local Agricultural Organisation
  • Competitive Salary and Relaxed Rural Working Conditions
  • Opportunities for Career Progression
Our client is a diversified agri-business based on the Darling Downs, specialising in livestock and food production. Due to ongoing growth, they are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join and support their finance team. This business is also involved with a broad range of other agricultural enterprises and you will have significant diversity in your work, as you liaise with other business units. Some of your responsibilities will include;

  • Accounts Payable;
  • Cost Analysis;
  • Assisting with budget versus actual analysis;
  • In depth financial/production analysis;
  • Ad hoc basic IT work; and
  • Provision of general accounting and compliance work as required.

This role has an emphasis on Accounts Payable and it will enable you to gain a deep appreciation for the workings and intricacies of this complex, vertically integrated business.  In addition to your accounts and accounting functions, the client has requested a degree of proficiency in basic IT assistance, such as, simple networking connections, adding/adjusting new users and deploying printers and the like.  This will also include working with and basic trouble shooting of mobile devices.

The successful candidate will have an Accounting or Finance Degree, (or working towards one), or alternatively, relevant accounting experience. You will also have extensive experience with AP in a larger scale organisation and an understanding of accounting and finance business processes. This is a permanent full-time role and we are seeking someone who has an affinity for agri-business and most importantly, an exceptional eye for detail. You will be rewarded with a relaxed, rural working environment and a management team who encourage career progression and personal growth.

Adherence to the company's strict Drug and Alcohol and Bio-security requirements is compulsory.  You must be willing to submit to all pre-employment testing requirements as applicable.

To Apply
If this position is of interest, please submit an application by clicking “Apply”. For all enquiries, please contact Jamie Smith from JP Smith Recruitment and HR on 07 4659 7400 quoting reference number 2761643.