Senior Accountant – Business Services

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BDO is one of the world’s leading accountancy and advisory organisations with almost 88,120 people working out of 1,617 offices in 167 countries. At BDO, exceptional client service underpins our belief system and all aspects of service delivery to our clients. We provide a flexible working environment that encourages open communication and collaboration. There are continuous opportunities to learn, build strong relationships with diverse client groups and expand networks nationally and globally at all stages of your career.

The Business Services division ensures client’s success by driving growth, value and profitability. BDO’s business advisers understand growth and success in the Australian market and international arena and focus on optimising client’s profitability today, whilst working to plan and implement strategies for businesses to reach their full potential.

About the role

As a Senior Accountant you will be involved in providing professional accounting services to a diverse range of international and domestic clients, from start-ups to multi-million dollar international businesses. This role will provide exposure to numerous clients across a broad range of industries.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare management accounting reports for Manager review, including commentary for key stakeholders;
  • Prepare a range of complex financial statements in accordance with regulatory, accounting and financial reporting standards;
  • Prepare clear and concise work papers and review work papers of junior staff;
  • Supervise junior staff on jobs, as appropriate;
  • Review completed tax and FBT returns for compliance, and identify noncompliance issues;
  • Perform tax planning for clients;
  • Prepare tax returns and BAS for all entities;
  • Quarterly and annual tax compliance matters;
  • Prepare advice for clients in relation to business operations and regulatory matters;

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Working toward CA or CPA Qualification;
  • 2-3 years Business Services/Tax experience;
  • Client focused. Strong commitment to quality service and client relationships;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to establish professional relationships with internal and external clients;
  • Demonstrated analytical/problem solving ability;
  • Ability to effectively manage individual and team work flow;
  • Self-motivated; takes responsibility for personal and professional development;
  • Team player; committed to supporting team members;
  • Advanced Professional Solutions APS (desired);
  • Xero, Spotlight, Fathom, and Castaway (desired).

What we will offer you

We offer the professional opportunities, personal fulfilment, and long-term growth that only a growing global firm like BDO can provide. We are committed to your ongoing development to build your technical, advisory, leadership, and management skills. We take pride in our health, wellbeing and workplace giving programs, as well as the range of social activities organised by each office. At BDO, we want you to enjoy what you do and the community of colleagues and clients you work with.

In addition to an industry competitive salary package, BDO offers a culture that emphasises career growth, professional development, collaborative culture, workplace flexibility and global opportunities.

At BDO, we value the difference and unique perspective of every individual. As a firm, we are committed to an inclusive culture, where everyone can be themselves at work in an environment that brings out the best in them and their colleagues. We are proud to be named an Inclusive Employer for 2019-2020 by Diversity Council Australia (DCA).

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