Senior Accountant - Business Services

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Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Categories: Private Advisory/Business Services

A FIRM THAT IS AS UNIQUE AS YOU

Grant Thornton Australia is a leading audit, tax and advisory firm where care is just as important as capability – because we believe that the experience is just as important as the outcome. With our values at the core, we are creating a unique and constructive culture where we care for our people, clients and communities and support them to thrive.

YOUR LIFE AT GRANT THORNTON

We understand work is just one aspect of your life so along with a competitive salary you’ll have access to a wide variety of benefits that focus on you and your wellbeing including

  • Flexible working options to support you achieve a more balanced approach to life,
  • Free annual gym membership to help keep you flexible, fit, and healthy
  • Active employee networks and social committees to get you involved in the things you are passionate about
  • Family focused support to suit your parental and/or caregiving needs, including 26 weeks parental leave and a parental leave superannuation scheme
  • Mental health and wellbeing resources and coaching so you look after yourself both inside and out.
  • Funded CA qualification and additional study support classes to foster continuous learning 

We are proud to be a workplace that champions a culture of inclusion and diversity where our people are supported, connected and heard. We recognise the importance of individual flexible work options and family friendly work practices in maintaining diverse, adaptive and high performing teams. To support you we are committed to growing authentic and inclusive leaders who create a vibrant and collaborative working environment. Leaders encourage your unique perspective and support you to be your whole self every day as you steer the career path you planned. Collaboration, Authenticity, Responsibility and Excellence (CARE) are our values and guide us in supporting our people, our clients and our community to thrive.

Grant Thornton strives for equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace. We strongly encourage female candidates, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, people from the LGBTI+ community and people with disability to apply. Click here to see more of our inclusive culture in action.

2021 AWEI Bronze Employer Award : Family Inclusive Workplace Certified 2021/2022 : Diversity Council of Australia Certified Inclusive Employer 2021/2022

YOUR OPPORTUNITY

Owners of private businesses face many challenges throughout the business life cycle – from managing daily operations, tax and compliance, to navigating a competitive landscape and planning an exit strategy. Understanding how to grow our clients’ business means you will get involved in a broad range of activities including:

  • Preparation of financial statements, tax returns, BAS, FBT and payroll tax returns for a broad range of clients from SMEs to large companies
  • Assisting with tax and accounting advice
  • Building relationships with clients
  • Developing and supporting junior team members
  • Monitoring, reviewing and liaising with clients regarding compliance requirements

SOUND LIKE YOU?

Your passion for understanding your clients’ businesses will see you go beyond addressing technical issues to developing actionable growth recommendations. This role will suit someone with the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Previous experience in business advisory services within a chartered accounting environment
  • CA Qualified or working towards
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Be able to work collaboratively with others and autonomously
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Exposure to international taxation issues would be beneficial
  • Exposure and/or experience with virtual CFO service offerings would also be advantageous but not essential

As part of our ongoing commitment to the safety and wellbeing of our people, Grant Thornton has a policy in place requiring all team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or have a valid exemption, in order to work onsite in our workplaces and client premises.

Only direct applications will be accepted (no agencies please). Please note that we have not engaged any recruitment agencies to represent us for this role.

 

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