Senior Accountant

BDO Australia
Brisbane CBD, QLD
Industry-competitive salary package
01 Feb 2023
01 Mar 2023
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

What do you want from your next employer?

  • Enjoyment in what you do and the community of colleagues and clients you work with.
  • Health, wellbeing, and workplace giving programs, as well as the range of social activities including an active Social Club.
  • Professional opportunities, personal fulfilment, and long-term growth that only a growing global firm like BDO can provide, including Partner led-mentoring
  • Competitive salary and flexibility options
  • Commitment to your ongoing development to build your technical, advisory, leadership, and management skills, including technical and non-technical training

About The Role

As a Senior Accountant will be involved in providing professional accounting services to a diverse range of family owned businesses, from start-ups to significant global entities. This role will provide you exposure to numerous clients across a broad range of industries.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare a range of financial statements in accordance with regulatory, accounting and financial reporting standards;
  • Prepare clear and concise work papers;
  • Supervise junior staff on certain jobs, as appropriate;
  • Review appropriate completed tax and FBT returns for compliance, and identifies noncompliance issues
  • arising from them;
  • Perform tax planning for clients;
  • Prepare tax returns for all entities;
  • Prepare Business Activity Statements;
  • Quarterly and annual tax compliance matters;
  • Prepare advice for clients in relation to business operations and regulatory matters;
  • General business administration.

Qualifications, Experience & Skills Required

  • Team player; committed to supporting team members and joining in the vibrant culture that the team aims to exude;
  • CA or CPA Qualification or partly completed;
  • 2-3 years Business Services/Tax experience (mid-tier experience desirable);
  • Client focused. Strong commitment to quality service and client relationships;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to establish professional relations with internal and external clients;
  • Demonstrated analytical/problem solving ability;
  • Ability to multi task and effectively manage individual and team work flow;
  • Self-motivated; takes responsibility for personal and professional development;
  • Excellent attention to detail and a proactive approach to work;
  • Microsoft Office: Word/Excel/Outlook;
  • Advanced Professional Solutions APS (desired);
  • Xero (desired)

To submit your application please click Apply or for further information please contact Donna O'Loughlin on 07 3237 5796 for a confidential conversation. Learn more what we offer at BDO. 

What we will offer you

  • Flexibility - At BDO we have embraced the new working life with hybrid Working from Home (WFH), safety checklist for all WFH enviro, annual allowance for home office upgrades as well as other Flexible working options including part-time, compressed hours and home-based work and are available to ALL staff based on individual and firm needs.
  • Leave options - At BDO we offer annual, personal, carers, compassionate, parental (primary and secondary carers) and long service with the ability to purchase additional annual leave
  • Professional development - BDO offers genuine professional development with our market leading RISE program, local technical training, professional study support, on the job coaching and mentoring.
  • Wellbeing - Above all else BDO cares about you! We offer discounted gym membership & health insurance, wellbeing workshops, group fitness classes, active social club, workplace giving, daily breakfast and fresh fruit and an inclusive culture where you can bring your true self to work.
  • Diversity - At BDO this isn’t just a buzz word! We embrace the diverse world that we live in with our workforce reflecting the clients we service throughout the world. We encourage our staff members to bring their true self to work each and every day. This was capped by being named an Inclusive Employer for 2021-2022 by Diversity Council Australia (DCA).


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