Management Accountant

NFP Salary Packaging Available, Permanent Part Time (4 days per week), Onsite Parking.

ABOUT US

SEQUAL Ltd is a boutique provider of disability support services to people with high and complex support needs in the Brisbane and outer north area. Established in 1999, we are deeply passionate about creating bespoke solutions for people with disabilities and exceeding their expectations. Due to the NDIS which is SEQUALs predominate funding source, we have experienced a large period of growth over the last two years. 

THE ROLE

Reporting to the CEO, the Management Accountant is responsible for budgeting, forecasting, complex analytical work and ensuring that all of our regulatory obligations are met. 

The roles core responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide advice and guidance to the CEO and Board on all financial matters.
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of relevant budget and financial forecasts and report variances.
  • Prepare and publish timely financial reports and statements.
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting.
  • Oversee NDIS and practices relating to management of participants NDIS funding.
  • Oversee NDIS SIL funding.
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance.
  • Oversee and support month-end and year-end close process.
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting and tax requirements.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls and compliance.
  • Work with the Finance Coordinator to oversee all accounting operations including accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledgers and payroll.
  • Additional finance duties, as necessary.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

The successful candidate will be extremely motivated and have a pro-active attitude, a high degree of initiative and a positive and collaborative approach. You are highly organised and possess the ability to prioritise workload efficiently and the desire to perform the job function with the highest levels of professionalism. You have secure judgement, maturity, and the ability to use discretion in handling matters of a sensitive and/or confidential nature.

In addition, you will possess the following attributes:

  • Minimum 5 years' working experience as a Management Accountant.
  • 5+ years of combined accounting experience (in the Profession and Commerce).
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting.
  • CPA or CA preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Not-for-Profit sector (considered highly desirable)
  • Knowledge of the NDIS and practices relating to management of participants NDIS funding (considered highly desirable).
  • Knowledge of NDIS SIL funding (considered highly desirable).
  • Experience with creating financial statements.
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process.
  • Ability to be demonstrate agility, flexibility, and willingness to adapt to change.
  • Excellent accounting software user (MYOB) and administration skills.
  • Analytical mind able to comprehend the complexities of procedures and regulations.
  • Excellent knowledge of finance or account management methods and techniques.
  • Working knowledge of accounting software packages.
  • Awareness of industrys latest trends and applications.
  • Ability to think strategically and to lead by example.
  • Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills.

Personal Qualities: 

  • A pro-active attitude, a high degree of initiative and a positive approach.
  • Highly organised and ability to prioritise workload efficiently.
  • Discretion in handling matters of a sensitive and/or confidential nature.
  • Excellent Judgement and the ability to think outside the square in unusual situations
  • The desire to perform the job function with the highest levels of professionalism.

REMUNERATION AND BENEFITS

In addition to a competitive remuneration package, SEQUAL also offers the following:

  • Generous NFP Salary packaging options (Reduce your taxable income).
  • Opportunities for learning and development.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Supportive work environment and team.

CONTACT DETAILS

Please apply via Seek and attach a cover letter and resume (in Word or PDF format ONLY) outlining your background, experience, and personal qualities.

Applicants MUST have the right to work in Australia and are able to work flexible hours when required.

26/04/2021 $0 Brisbane 1 Accounting
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