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Date: 12-Oct-2021

Location: VIC, AU

Company: Pedders

As our company embarks on a significant period of growth, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Assistant Accountant to join our team at our head office location in Dandenong South.  


Reporting to the Management Accountant, you will be responsible for a range of accounting functions, including but not limited to, the efficient and effective day to day operation of the Company’s end-to-end payroll, accounts payable functions, and bank reconciliations.


You will have experience across accounts and payroll functions, with strong attention to detail and the ability to build great relationships at all levels of the business.


Working within a friendly team environment the role will include:

  • End to end processing of weekly payroll (approx. 150) within SAP SuccessFactors
  • Action all employee/pay master data changes as they come in including keeping up to date Payroll/HR spreadsheets
  • Process Foreign & Domestic AP & AR invoices and payments through Pronto
  • Prepare monthly reports
  • Provide support to the Financial Accountant & Management Accountant to ensure the timely and accurate completion of all finance and accounting tasks
  • Assist with completing month end journals and bank reconciliations
  • Review accuracy of information required for all financial transactions on an ongoing basis
  • Assist with analysis of data to identify efficiencies, cost controls and improved business practices
  • General accounts and office administration support when required. 


Key skills required to carry out this role:

  • Minimum Diploma of Accounting and two years Payroll experience or similar qualifications.
  • A proven background in a similar role within a busy, high-volume environment.
  • Exposure to a medium ERP and will have intermediate/ advanced MS Excel skills. 
  • Experience working with Pronto will be highly advantageous
  • Formal accounting or bookkeeping qualifications are highly desirable


What we offer:

  • Attractive salary with bonus and additional benefits
  • Strong Australian family-owned company with an exciting future
  • Great team environment!


If you want to take the next step in your career, make a real impact in a thriving business and be part of the Pedders team, please Apply Now. We would love to hear from you!