Finance Assistant - Brisbane

_________________________________________________________________________________: Applied Medical is a new generation medical device company with a proven business model and commitment to innovation that has fuelled our rapid business growth and expansion. Applied has recently launched a new line of products in a major category for both minimally invasive and open abdominal surgery. Applied has been developing and manufacturing advanced surgical technologies for more than 30 years, and has earned a strong reputation in healthcare. Our dedication to delivering the highest quality products combined with our unique business model, allows team members the ability to truly partner with hospital accounts and contribute in a larger capacity than is possible in most sales positions. Position Description: This is an exciting opportunity to establish a career in Finance and join our Brisbane team as a Finance Assistant.

We are currently seeking a highly driven Finance Assistant to join our team in a full time or part time capacity. This role would be ideally suited to someone in their final year of study/recently graduated or alternatively someone with existing bookkeeping experience and looking for an opportunity where they can truly make a mark on their role and the business, whilst being provided opportunities to develop further across the broader finance discipline.

About this role:

The Finance Assistant provides support to the Finance Director and is responsible for the timely processing and delivery of financial information to other relevant parties as required. Assisting with month end task and reports, bank and journal reconciliations, accounts payable/receivable and liaise with third parties in relation to payments and other related issues, resolving issues as they arise.

Position Requirements: Skills and Experience:
  • Accounting background
  • Work experience as Finance Assistant/Finance Officer or similar role
  • Good knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures
  • High level of IT literacy including intermediate Excel skills and knowledge of MS Office, along with demonstrated ability to learn other programs quickly
  • Experience in tax payments (GST, Payroll Tax, FBT)
  • Previous use of SAP (preferred by not essential)
Core Competencies:
  • Process driven with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Dependable, respectful and consistently works to uphold company ethics and standards
  • Professional demeanour and excellent customer service skills

Benefits: Remuneration: A competitive salary package comprised of base salary and participation in a company bonus scheme, based on achievement in your role.
Other benefits:
  • Convieniently located office 4km from CBD and close to transport.
  • Provision of a company wellness program and other wellness activities.
  • A commitment to further development, training and education through onsite and Overseas opportunities.
  • An International work environment with a learning and development culture and philosophy of promoting from within.
  • Small office environment with supportive, consultative management team.