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Hays Accountancy & Finance
in Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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Hays Accountancy & Finance
in Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Hays Accountancy & Finance
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Excellent opportunity for an experienced Bookkeeper to be part of a growing Canberra based business.
Your new company
Our client is a highly reputable business in Canberra and is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper to join them. They are a medium sized business and take pride in their organisational values - Customer Services and Attention to detail.

Your new role
  • Perform various bookkeeping duties, including recording financial transactions using different accounting software, arranging for the payment of accounts, preparing/issuing invoices and receipts, managing debtors, reconciling bank accounts, processing payroll and maintaining employee records
  • Prepare and lodge various financial documents/reports such as Business Activity Statements, balance sheets and income statements, including analysing all transactions to maintain high levels of accuracy
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with different departments, leading to being entrusted to manage confidential financial information and transactions
  • Undertake responsibility to provide training and support to staff
What you'll need to succeed
  • Thorough knowledge of modern methods used in keeping and checking financial records and reports
  • Good knowledge of principles and practices used in bookkeeping
  • Basic understanding of accounting theory and methods
  • Ability to use Xero & MYOB and other computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, e-mail and database software
  • A high degree of accuracy, good judgement and integrity
What you'll get in return
This is a strategic role and a highly sought after opportunity where you will be offered a permanent position in a growing business, along with an attractive remuneration and other benefits. To ensure your success in this role, you will also receive a proper handover from the current incumbent who is retiring after working here for 15+ years.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Gary at (02) 61127604 or email

If this job isn't quite right for you though you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion and visit our website to review our current list of available positions.

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About Hays
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in Asia Pacific and the UK and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America. We operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments.

Hays believes the right job can transform a person's life and the right person can transform a business. They are passionate about connecting candidates with the right job for them.

Hays operates in over 40 locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. They find permanent jobs for over 15,000 people a year and temporary and contract assignments for over 25,000 people a year and at any one time employ over 20,000 temporaries and contractors.

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