Senior Accountant - Gold Coast

Location Brisbane
Job type Permanent
Discipline Professional Services
Reference Finpoint Gold Coast
A firm of chartered accountants based in The Gold Coast is searching for a qualified, CA or CPA Accountant to join the practice in a role offering progression and development potential.

With growth and a strategy promoting internal development, excellent career prospects are on offer for individuals looking to progress and develop within their careers.

This very successful accounting firm has developed a strong reputation for delivering quality services, along with building strong relationships with its wide-ranging client bases, across varying industries and size of the client.

The firm offers a very supportive and team-focused environment, with a diverse group of accountants. Reflected by their low staff turnover and long-serving staff, this firm is a good place for a committed and driven accountant looking to make progress in their career.

The key responsibilities:

  • Work with Senior Manager and Partners on a client portfolio including limited companies, high profile clients and family groups.
  • Support all aspects of client's service delivery including preparation of year-end accounts, management accounts, bookkeeping, etc and value-added services assignments.
  • Keep clients informed of progress in relation to all aspects of service delivery and maintaining regular contact with them.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with new and existing clients.
  • Ability to multi-task and complete assignments within time constraints and set deadlines.
  • Report directly to a Partner.
  • Working and liaising with other members in the Business Services team and colleagues in other departments as necessary to provide high-quality client service.
  • Knowledgeable of the firm's services and able to cross-sell those services into the client base.
  
Profile
In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Senior Accountant role at a leading accountancy firm, you must be:

  • CA/ CPA qualified or nearly qualified equivalent with at least 3 years of public practice / Chartered experience.
  • Have proven experience of working as an accountant in a practice environment.
  • Have a proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong client relationships.
  • Have a proactive approach to problem-solving and delivering client solutions.
  • Be a motivated individual and able to work alone or as part of a team.
  • The ability to take responsibility and use your own initiative to resolve problems and issues.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and clients at all levels.
  • Strong organisation and planning skills and attention to detail.
  • The ability to positively embrace changes and new challenges.
  • Australian PR or Citizen
  
Please reach out to Thomas Haynes on thaynes@finpoint.com.au for more information.