Finance Analyst - 12 Month FTC

Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia
Competitive Salary
May 01, 2021
May 06, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Analyst - 12 Month FTC

Job Number: 969193
Work type: Contractor
Location: Brisbane
Categories: Financial Services, Brisbane
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Supportive and Collaborative Environment
  • Excellent benefits including free gym membership

  • MinterEllison is renowned as one of Asia Pacific's leading legal practices. What sets us apart is we are driven by a strong sense of purpose: we endeavour to build authentic and enduring relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. Through our leading-edge innovation and our collaborative legal and consulting specialists, MinterEllison is redefining the boundaries of what it means to be a law firm.

    MinterEllison was placed in the top 25 best workplaces in Australia and in LinkedIn's 25 Top Companies in Australia for 2019-the highest ranking of any law firm.

    Purpose of the role

    This role is part of our Partner Finance team which has responsibility for partner payments and profit distribution. The role would assist the Partner Accountant and Partner Finance Manager.

    Job description

    Core duties and responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Assist in the preparation of Partner distributions
  • Prepare monthly reporting including monthly distribution of Partner Contribution Summary and Partner reports
  • Maintain Firms signatories on bank accounts.
  • Prepare and distribute Quarterly PAYG reports to all Partners
  • Assist in the preparation of annual distribution statements
  • Manage the Partner database (Microsoft Access) to ensure all information is entered, accurate and up to date as well as the production of reports using this information as required
  • Involvement in month end process, including review and investigation
  • Support the Budget process for the Partnership, including Partner Units and Fixed draws and input into the Firms month end processes by reconciling information
  • Partnering with various stakeholders across the firm
  • Involvement in creating/updating dashboards
  • Maintain entitlement information in Jedox
  • Record and track partner numbers and movement
  • Involvement in projects and systems implementation
  • Identification of business process improvement opportunities
  • General ad-hoc tasks as required

  • More about you

    What we are looking for:
  • Strong MS Excel, MS Access and PowerPoint skills are essential
  • Legal industry or professional services experience is desirable (but not essential)
  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience in a similar role
  • Degree qualified in Accounting, Commerce or finance related discipline
  • CPA/CA desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Jedox, Qlik, SQL or other BI application knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and as part of a team;
  • Effective self-management to achieve delivery of results in a professional manner;
  • Resilience and a calm / proactive approach when working under pressure
  • Strong time management with excellent organisational and prioritising skills
  • Creativity and initiative in approach to achieving results and suggesting improvements

  • Diversity is one of the five elements that underpin our firm's purpose and informs the way we work internally and with our clients. An inclusive workplace environment is critical to leveraging the impact this diversity brings to all that we do each day. MinterEllison has been recognised as a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia for the past 11 years and has been recognised as both a Gold (2019) and Silver (2018 and 2020) Employer in the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).

    We believe that agile workplaces can be instrumental in delivering increased levels of productivity. At MinterEllison we support our people to maintain a healthy balance between the demands of work, life and family. We have a wide range of social, financial and health benefits to support your wellbeing including free gym membership.

    How To Apply

    We prefer to deal with you directly, so please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration by clicking on the 'Apply' button below. If you would like further information, please contact Clare Odell on 02 9921 8747 for a confidential discussion.

    Agency submissions will not be accepted without prior express approval from the MinterEllison recruitment team. All agency candidates must be submitted through our on-line portal to be valid.

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