Young and enthusiastic team, Flexible and remote work options, Progressive forward thinking firm.
You want to be part of something special. You're not just after a career, you're after a chance to make a difference in people's lives. You want to be part of a young and vibrant team of accountants and financial planners who do far more for clients than just 'do their tax'.
Accounting is an exciting profession and you have a skill-set that allows you to help clients significantly with their financial future. However, most accounting firms focus mainly on compliance work with their clients. That's all about reporting on history. We're equally interested in helping our clients create history.
You'll enjoy being part of our team, and you'll enjoy dealing with our clients who are progressive thinkers with ambition.
As a team member at Ipsum, you're not only part of a firm that 'gets' the latest cloud-based technologies, but who actually uses this technology every day. We're an entrepreneurial firm with a vision for what the role of an accountant really can be.
We also understand that work is not your life. When not impacted by Covid 19, we have regular team get-togethers, lunches, functions and Friday drinks. We encourage a work-life balance and offer flexible working hours and remote work opportunities.
It's an exciting time in the growth and development of our firm.
Do You Have What It Takes To Succeed
You have exceptional attention to detail. You have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Your willingness to learn is clear to everyone you work with and you're known for showing initiative and not having to be spoon-fed tasks to do. You're a positive "team player" with a happy attitude. You love being highly productive and you pride yourself on your excellent time management skills. You get things done. You exercise the highest standards of ethics, confidentiality and professionalism at all times.
Your Qualifications and skills
- Tertiary Accounting Qualifications.
- Studying for membership of a Professional Accounting Body (or intention to do so).
- Technologically savvy.
- Willingness to learn, show initiative and be a positive team player.
- Experience in the preparation of Financial Statements and Tax Returns.
- Experience in various accounting software packages.
- 2-4 years experience in public practice.
Sound like you and you think you have what it takes to join a high performing team Send us your resume, and a cover letter telling us a bit about yourself and what you thought of our website. If you're successful at Step 1, we'll initially have a casual interview with some of our team. If you succeed at that step, Step 2 will be for you to meet with some of our Directors.
Apart from the usual interview discussion, we'll also ask you to complete some competency tests. Yes. It's not easy to join our team. Once you become a team member at Ipsum you'll understand why our team enjoys working here so much and why most team members have been with us for years.
We look forward to speaking with you soon.