SLTEC Fertilizers, a liquid Fertilizer manufacturer, is seeking a motivated financial accountant to work as part of a close-knit team in Tongala, Victoria.
About the role
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Accountant will co-ordinate day to day finance arrangements of SLTEC Fertilizers to support business operations whilst ensuring and driving accurate and appropriate internal controls and compliance whilst delivering month end and statutory requirements.
Your role and responsibilities will include but not be restricted to the following:
Month end accounting including preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other reports
Preparation and lodgment of the monthly BAS
Providing informative analysis of monthly results including examining income, expenditure and operating costs & reporting to management on variances to budget
Cash flow planning and management
Preparing journals to ensure accurate recording of profit & loss and balance sheet events
Maintaining fixed asset system (AM) with additions, disposals and depreciation rates
Provide support, training and oversight to the office team in relation to financial matters including payroll
Preparation of company budgets and forecasts
Benefits and perks
SLTEC Fertilizers offers a supportive team environment with a strong culture and is committed to creating a safe and enjoyable workplace. The role will be up to 16 hours per week, the days and times of which can be negotiated.
Skills and experience
The following will be viewed favorably:
Degree in Accounting or related discipline
Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment
Strong knowledge of financial accounting, cash-flow and tax requirements
Computer literate including Excel and MYOB
Ability to meet deadlines
Knowledge of trade finance and foreign currency transactions
Attention to detail
Ability to communicate effectively on the phone and in writing with a professional presence
Ability to be flexible and adaptable to deliver on goals, strong and effective communication skills through all levels of the business, well organised, have a friendly, positive and customer focused personality and be resilient tdo changing environments and requirements
All applicants must have proof of right to work in Australia and be able to pass a National ASIO and police clearance.