Accountant

About UsBusways is a leading multi-state passenger transport provider. Our team of over 2600 employees operates thousands of school and charter services throughout Sydney, regional NSW and Adelaide, carrying over 60 million passengers on a Busways journey every year. Over the past 80 years we have developed a passionate and engaging reputation in the transport sector as one of the most well-known bus passenger transport operators. We pride ourselves on creating good customer experience and taking a proactive approach to public transport delivery, ensuring our customers' journeys are as seamless as possible. Busways’ customer commitment is to provide a service that makes customers feel safe, welcome, comfortable and impressed every time they travel with us.The OpportunityThis is an amazing opportunity to join both a growing Finance team and a growing company. We currently have a full-time vacancy for a dynamic and motivated Accountant at our support office located at Pymble. Working under the Finance team, this position will be based within our Accounts department. The key responsibilities of the Accounts department include:General month end activities as required including ledger reconciliations and journal entriesProcessing of remittances and banking into ERP system, and banking reconciliation experienceDay-to-day transactional accountingRole ResponsibilitiesThis exciting role will report to the Accounting Team Supervisor and the responsibilities of the position will include but is not limited to the following:Work closing with various stakeholders to actively raise invoices and chase up outstanding debtorsSupport the team with accounts payable processingSolid understanding of key accounting concepts and controls in placeOwn the timely delivery of correct answers for all accounting team enquiriesProvide ad hoc assistance and support as needed within the teamRequired qualifications & skills:Degree in accounting and tracking to become CA/CPA qualified.Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role or in a reputable professional services firm.Proven experience reviewing financial statements whilst demonstrating a complete understanding of notes and declarations required to comply with Accounting and Tax requirements.Solid understanding of key accounting concepts and controls in placeProven ability to demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in order to build strong working relationships Excellent & proven attention to detail skills.An analytical mindset with excellent communication skills both written and verbal.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 with Intermediate excel skillsWhat is it like working at Busways?We foster a fun, flexible and friendly working environment that encourages its employees to learn and develop. Some of our employee benefits include:Flexible Working Hours - we encourage flexibility in both the workplace & in working from home thus, our employees have the ability to start early and finish early or vice versa. However, this is dependent on the core working hours of the business and the operational requirements of the department.Lunch Club - A subsidised healthy eating lunch option that includes a wide variety of ready-made meals.Busways Staff Shuttle Bus - We currently have a number of free shuttle buses that bring staff to and from work every day from both the Central Coast region and Western Suburbs. The ability to use this service is dependent upon the requirements of the position (working hours) and upon the needs and requirements of the department.Apply nowIf you believe this is the perfect role for you, please apply by submitting a resume and a cover letter that specifically addresses your skills and experience in relation to the role, duties and required skill-set. Individual applications will be processed as soon as they are received so if this position is for you, apply today!Busways is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from people representing all diversity groups and ages such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQ+, people with disabilities, religious beliefs and ethnicity. 70000 AUD Pymble 2073