Financial Accountant

Finance & Administration, Brisbane & Bayside
May 9

We are seeking an organised and detail-orientated individual for a Financial Accountant role in the Surf Life Saving Queensland Brisbane Headquarters.

The Role
Reporting to the FP&A Manager you will take charge of the weekly and monthly financial accounting; ad hoc reporting, tax compliance and transactional automation of processes for the finance function. With your well-developed systems skills you will also be able to drive the systems improvements, Power BI tool management and training to new users.

Key duties include: –

  • Balance sheet reconciliations;
  • Produce work-papers substantiating ledger balances, accessible for internal and external audit at any period;
  • Review balance sheet reconciliations and files prepared by Finance Officer and Assistant Accountant;
  • Assist with the drafting of year end statutory financial reports;
  • Build and maintain the statutory financial report model, inclusive of consolidation;
  • Assist with the auditor’s requirements for the financial report audit;
  • Assist with CFO and Board queries regarding financial reports;
  • Administration of all Financial software systems, including Pronto, Expense Manager, Lease Eagle, Power BI;
  • Ensure business efficiencies for processes are using up-to-date technology/software.

Success in this role will be adding value through comprehensive monthly processes and systems enhancements.


  • Access to salary packaging benefits ($15,900)
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Knowing that your efforts support an essential public safety service
  • Passionate and focused team environment working to a common goal
  • A job you’ll love where you contribute to saving lives every day

Shortlisting will commence immediately.

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