Financial Accountant

Arthur J Gallagher & Co
North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive salary
19 Apr 2021
22 Apr 2021
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Great opportunity for an experienced, technically minded Financial Accountant to join this growing global Insurance brokerage.

Gallagher is one of Australia's and the world's largest Insurance broking and risk management companies with over 30,000 employees globally. We pride ourselves on being a socially responsible, ethical and collaborative organisation expressed through our Shared Values, The Gallagher Way. We are also proud to be named one of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the 9th consecutive year as well as being on the Forbes World's Best Employers list as the only Insurance brokerage.

Financial Accountant
As the Financial Accountant your responsibilities will include:
  • Provide accurate, timely month-end and close process including journal preparation, balance sheet and revenue reconciliations
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles with ability to explain accounting concepts to non-financial stakeholders
  • Assisting with the financial and commercial requirements of business leaders
  • Manage internal process and control documentation including liaising with global team and wider business
  • Preparation of statutory accounts in compliance generally accepted accounting principles with an ability to consider changes in accounting standards and their impact on financial statements
  • Preparation of audit and compliance information to resolve queries
You may be CA/CPA qualified with experience within Financial Services or an Insurance environment.
We are looking for candidates who have developed experience in managing good stakeholder relationships, time management and the ability to meet tight deadlines, who are enthusiastic about pursuing a career in finance.

In joining Gallagher, you will enjoy great benefits and career development opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration and incentive program
  • Salary sacrificed superannuation
  • Gallagher Rewards and discounts at 350+ major retailers
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan to invest and share in company's growth potential

We encourage you to apply via our careers website or for further information, please contact our Talent Acquisition team at
Any offer of employment and subsequent continuing employment is dependent upon the completion of relevant pre-employment background checks. All applicants are required to undergo employment screening through probity checks prior to commencing.
Gallagher is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer committed to the principles of workplace diversity and inclusion. We welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices.

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