Assistant Accountant | Luna Park Sydney

Assistant Accountant

Job Vacancy

Assistant Accountant

The Luna Park Finance Team has a position available for an enthusiastic, experienced and detail minded Assistant Accountant. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to work for an iconic Company that offers stability, diversity and a unique working experience.
Reporting to the Finance Manager and working closely with the business, the role responsibilities include:
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis.
  • Post monthly general ledger journals.
  • Meet period end timetables and deliverables.
  • Maintenance of the general ledger.
  • Assist with preparation of Board Reports.
  • Provide assistance to Accountants Receivable and Accountants Payable.
  • Prepare adhoc analysis and reports.
  • Cost allocations, weekly sales and flash reporting.
  • General Ledger, Balance Sheet and P&L reconciliations.
  • Meet period end timetables and deliverables.
  • Ad hoc reporting and analysis.
To be successful in this role, you will possess the following:
  • General accounting experience with passion for an accounting career and have aptitude to work as a team player
  • Be commercially astute with high level numeracy skills
  • Demonstrate an ability to work well under pressure and meet strict dead lines
  • Deadline focused with a flexible approach to meet the needs of the department and business
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy are a given
  • Well organised, methodical and able to prioritise tasks
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with both financial and non-financial stakeholders
  • Demonstrated knowledge of accepted accounting standards, principles and financial accounting systems
  • High level problem solving skills with the ability to ask the ‘right questions’ to provide interpretation of the numbers
  • Proficient in excel
  • Australian recognised tertiary qualifications in Accounting
  • Working towards your CPA / CA qualifications (preferred)
  • Experience with Great Plains or in the Hospitality, Recreation or Events industry will be an advantage
If you are an organised team oriented, self motivated individual who can make a valuable contribution to our business growth objectives then please submit your application supported with a cover letter and CV addressing the above criteria to jobs@lunaparksydney.com.