Intermediate Accountant Business Services

Australian Government
North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
USD 60,001.00 - 80,000.00 per year
30 Jul 2021
14 Aug 2021
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Bedford CA is seeking an intermediate accountant to join our fast growing, 10 Principal firm based in North Sydney.

In this role, you will gain exposure to an excellent client base in a wide variety of industries. You will have a high level of client interaction, and will report to Senior Management and Principals.

The successful applicant must have a minimum 3 years' experience in Business Services and Taxation within the Chartered Accounting environment and have progressed through or recently completed the CA program of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. They will work as part of a high-performing, fast-paced team.

Essential attributes of the successful applicant include:
  • An undergraduate degree in Accounting (Distinction average preferred)
  • Minimum 3 years' full time Australian chartered practice experience with SMSF experience
  • Strong tax compliance experience, including preparation and/or review of income tax returns, activity statements, fringe benefits tax returns, and payroll tax returns
  • Sound understanding of international tax laws and experience preparing international dealings schedules
  • Highly skilled in management accounting and reporting including variance analysis and budget forecasting
  • Extensive experience with payroll including processing weekly, fortnightly and monthly pay runs, accurately monitoring and recording leave, and attending to all client payroll matters and tax issues
  • Proven experience in providing accounting support for the administration of large Deceased Estates
  • Demonstrated experience in accounting and taxation advice for participants in the Childcare industry
  • Highly proficient in Xero, MYOB, Quickbooks, BGL, Praemium and all Microsoft Office programs
  • Ability to supervise and train subordinate staff
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Fluency both written and spoken in a second language highly considered (Asian languages preferred)
  • Self confident, pro-active and career driven
Salary range: $60,000 - $72,500 inclusive of superannuation.

Please forward a copy of your resume, covering letter and your academic transcript with your application to

Due to the high volume of applications, only candidates who have been shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.