financial accountant in Sydney CBD

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location
Sydney CBD, New South Wales
job type
Temporary
reference number
90M0298684_1490600949
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job description

Our client, a leading and reputable global bank is seeking a Financial Accountant on an initial 6 month temporary contract. The successful candidate will assist the Financial Controller and wider Finance team in coordinating a smooth month end process.

The key responsibilities of the Financial Accountant will be:

  • Coordinate the month-end process including reporting of results for the securities entities
  • Liaising with offshore teams to investigate offshore/local intercompany breaks
  • Preparation and analysis of monthly consolidated US GAAP and A-IFRS results
  • Preparation of annual statutory reports, quarterly reporting packs and local/US regulatory returns
  • Liaise with external auditors and completing requests and resolving issues
  • Ad hoc requirements and projects including working with Treasury to ensure funding requests are processed and working on system upgrade projects

The successful Financial Accountant will have the following experience:

  • CA/CPA qualified (or equivalent)
  • 3+ years experience in a similar Financial Accounting role within the Banking sector
  • Sound technical accounting and tax experience in US GAAP or A-IFRS
  • Ideally knowledge of local regulatory requirements (ASX)
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and time management
  • Excellent relationship management and interpersonal abilities

If interested in applying to the Financial Accountant position please apply today, for further information please call Gail Cunningham on (02) 8215 1086.

skills

Month-end, Financial Reporting, Statutory reports, Regulatory Returns, US GAAP, ASX, A-IFRS, Oracle GL
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