Financial Accountant | Mining

The Organisation: 
A key mining and resources organisation with its corporate head offices based in Brisbane is currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant who can step into a busy role.  This role will be critical to support the Chief Financial Officer and Financial Controller.  You will be working for an organisation dedicated to a safe working culture with a strong track record. You will be surrounded by an easy-going, high performing team where everyone is supportive and approachable.  
The Position: 
In this full time and permanent role, you will report to the Financial Controller and will ultimately be responsible for: 

  • End of Month/Year End reporting  
  • Maintaining the general ledger
  • Tax compliance including BAS, Income Tax, FBT, transfer pricing
  • Journals, accruals, prepayments, general ledger reconciliations  
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Liaising with auditors 
Your Profile: 
To truly thrive, it is absolutely critical you can take ownership of your role while working in a busy, deadline-driven environment. You should be comfortable working in a broad role that will require you to adapt to changing priorities and pressures. It will be highly advantageous if you have worked in mining and resources. It will also be helpful, albeit not required, to have worked in a Big 4 environment.  Ideally, you will be a CPA/CA qualified accounting professional. You should be able to demonstrate experience with end of month accounting processes through to tax compliance and reporting. Strong exposure to tax will be a real benefit.  Good Excel skills will be necessary, along with experience working on an ERP system. 
To Apply: 
Like most of our roles, we are recruiting this position EXCLUSIVELY and we are looking to shortlist quickly! Please send your resume by clicking on the "apply now" button. For further information about this position, please feel free to contact our offices on 07 3135 9*** for a confidential discussion. 

About Us: 
Abacus Human Capital is a leading boutique accounting recruitment specialist with an extensive network of closely aligned accounting contacts across Brisbane that have been developed over the last 11 years. Our candidate ethos is centred on building long-term partnerships whereby we understand your key career motivations and aspirations. Upon working together, we will provide you with regular feedback and will be entirely transparent with you about feedback we obtain from our clients. If this is the approach you are looking for when working with a recruitment firm, do not wait to see your perfect role advertised before contacting us as most of our roles are filled by our own internal networks before they even make it to the advertisement stage!

Additional information
  • This role will be based in the city with flexibility to work from home
  • You will be surrounded by a easy-going, high-performing team
  • Brisbane City Location - Close to public transport