Assistant Accountant

Employer
Ray White and Loan Market
Location
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Apr 15, 2021
Closes
May 11, 2021
Ref
782c3b2465ea
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Ray White is a household name in Australia and New Zealand, a name synonymous with the property and real estate industry, home loans and mortgages and insurance. Established in 1902, Ray White has evolved into Australasia's most successful real estate business, now approaching 1,000 individual offices in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. Last year, Ray White sold over $53 billion worth of property. In addition its network manages 200,000 investment properties on behalf of its landlords. Ray White today is still a family owned and led business, now spanning residential, commercial and rural property as well as home loans, property management and property funds investment.

A new opportunity exists within our Ray White Accounting Solutions team for an Assistant Accountant. Based in Brisbane and reporting to the Senior Manager, this entry-level role will provide support to the Management Accountant team who provide specialist accounting services to Ray White franchisees operating real estate agencies. The Assistant Accountant role is considered the stepping stone to the Management Accountant role which works closely with franchisees with regards to their day to day accounting and financial performance.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:
  • Core accounting skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Experience in Xero accounting software
  • Relationship building skills with the ability to liaise with internal team members
  • An ability to adapt to an evolving role with enthusiasm

  • The key responsibilities of this role include:
  • Supporting the Senior Manager with converting offices to Xero Accounting Software from their current software (typically MYOB).
  • Working closely with the Management Accountant team to support day to day processes, in particular during times where team members are on leave.
  • Completion of monthly accounting processes including bank reconciliations, debtors and creditors.

  • This role would suit an undergraduate or graduate accountant with some experience in the accounting industry. The role presents lots of opportunities for growth and development in an industry that is challenging and dynamic.