We are looking for a Business Services Senior Accountant

Written by Marcus Hill
July 27, 2023
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Do you want to be a part of a team with a common goal of helping SMEs grow?

Do you want to enable a better business journey for owners?

We’re looking for a talented and driven Business Services Senior Accountant to join our team and start making a difference in our client’s business journeys.

  • Full time
  • Milton, Brisbane QLD
  • $90,000 – $100,000 per year

Why work at Elements Advisory Group?

Continuous learning, collaboration, and always having fun. These are just a few elements that make our culture great.
We challenge ourselves and each other to go further than we thought possible.
We are a united team sharing common values and goals.
Come and work from our new offices in Brisbane’s beautiful Milton.

The Firm

Elements Advisory Group (www.elementsadvisorygroup.com.au) is a leading bookkeeping, accounting and advisory firm located in Brisbane, with brand new offices in Milton. Our integrated suite of services helps high-growth businesses feel more in control and supported throughout their business journey.

As a Business Services Senior Accountant, you will be pivotal in delivering exceptional accounting and advisory services to our diverse client base. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and skilled professional looking to advance their career in a dynamic and client-focused environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Business Services Manager to deliver high-quality accounting and advisory services to a diverse portfolio of clients.
  • Prepare and review financial statements, tax returns, BAS/GST returns, and other compliance-related documents.
  • Provide clients with expert advice and strategic insights on taxation, accounting, and financial matters.
  • Assist with complex accounting tasks and handle technical issues related to financial reporting and taxation.
  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry regulations, accounting standards, and taxation laws to ensure compliance and accurate advice.
  • Mentor and support junior team members, providing guidance and fostering their professional development.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams within the organization to deliver integrated financial solutions to clients.

Criteria to be successful in this position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
  • CA or CPA qualified.
  • Proven experience (minimum 3 years) in a public practice role within a reputable accounting or advisory firm.
  • Sound knowledge of Australian taxation laws, accounting principles, and financial reporting standards.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members.
  • Proficiency in Xero accounting software preferred (Xero Tax, Xero Workpapers and Xero Practice Manager)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to work autonomously, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Other Benefits:

At Elements Advisory Group, we offer a supportive and collaborative work environment, competitive remuneration, and excellent opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Other benefits include:

  • Industry-leading salary (subject to experience)
  • Monthly in-house massages
  • Bonus leave day for your birthday
  • Flexible working hours and arrangements
  • Employer contribution towards monthly parking (if applicable)
  • Weekly team run/walk around the river on Wednesday afternoons

If you are a motivated and experienced Senior Accountant looking to join a progressive firm committed to client satisfaction and employee development, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and relevant experience to james@elementsag.com.au. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
Have you completed a qualification in accounting?
How many years of taxation experience do you have?
How many years’ experience do you have as a business services accountant?

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