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Bookkeeper/Accountant (Public Practice)

Job No: 95126
Location: Tuncurry, NSW

  • Varied and autonomous role for an experienced accounts/taxation professional within busy public practice
  • Flexible FT or PT work arrangements to suit your commitments - get your work/life balance back!
  • Competitive salary package circa $52,000 (negotiable) plus relocation assistance if required
  • Genuine training and career progression opportunities for the right person

About the Organisation

Since its inception in 1981, Beaver Novello Moss has established itself as a professional, yet down-to-earth public practice accounting firm providing high-quality services to individuals and businesses alike. Based in Tuncurry, NSW and servicing clients throughout Sydney, Newcastle, regional locations and interstate, they're a small team who do big business.

With a commitment to ensuring the interests of their clients come first, Beaver Novello Moss works proactively with their clients when enacting their motto "Planning for Tomorrow today" — providing excellent tax results, improving business profits and enhancing individuals' personal wealth.

Working within a fantastic office layout, their professional team benefit from ongoing development and fantastic working conditions, including flexible work hours and an energetic, friendly and family-oriented team.

About the Opportunity

Beaver Novello Moss has a rewarding opportunity for a Bookkeeper/Accountant to join their team, based in Tuncurry, NSW. This role is being offered on a part-time or full-time basis to suit the requirements of the successful candidate.

Reporting directly to the Manager, you will be primarily responsible for preparing trial balances and tax returns and getting them to a stage near completion for review by the relevant partners. 

Your daily duties will include:

  • Preparation of individual, partnership and company tax returns;
  • Collation of client data (manual or electronic) in order to prepare tax returns;
  • Preparation of trial balances and client quarterly BAS and IAS; and
  • Using the Handisoft suite of software for the completion of tax and financial statements.

Beaver Novello Moss is seeking a thinker not a form filler!! You will have considerable experience working in a similar capacity in a public practice environment, with a solid understanding of the industry and a good working knowledge of associated software ie Handisoft (practice software), Xero, MYOB and Quicken (client software). 

Tertiary qualifications will be highly regarded but are not required for this position. What's more important is an understanding of the tax industry and the ability to do tax returns for a variety of entities and industries.

You will have strong attention to detail, giving the Partners the confidence that you can get the job done with little direction. You will also be required to regularly interact with clients to obtain necessary information and as such you will be a personable, client-focused individual with good written and verbal communication skills and a team-player attitude. 

About the Benefits

This is a varied and rewarding position that will see you continue to develop your accounting career within an extremely supportive and friendly team. You’ll enjoy a fantastic work/life balance, with flexible and negotiable work hours to suit your commitments!

The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary circa $52,000 (negotiable) plus relocation assistance if required. In addition, genuine career progression and training opportunities are available for someone who wishes to grow their career within the organisation. 

Working in the beautiful Forster-Tuncurry area, you'll be able to take advantage of the fantastic lifestyle on offer — with only a five minute drive to beaches, sporting venues, shopping and more, plus plenty of onsite parking at work, you'll have more time on your hands for the important things in life.

You'll also be ideally placed to take advantage of a regional lifestyle while living in close proximity to Sydney (3 hours) and Newcastle (1.5 hours)! With mortgage repayments in Tuncurry and surrounds on average significantly less than those in metropolitan areas, you'll enjoy higher living standards with more in your pocket each week!

This is your chance to step into a fulfilling role within a dynamic and friendly public practice accounting firm — Apply Now!

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