Senior Advisor

Opportunity to progress your career, Opportunity to take on more responsibility and leadership roles, Opportunity to implement business strategy.

The firm

We are a full-service business advisory, accounting, tax, SMSF and financial planning firm in Ivanhoe, Melbourne. Our firm brings together a diverse team of dedicated professionals who help clients achieve their lifestyle and business goals.                                        

The role

  • Dual role: Senior advisor to clients and, transitioning to, leading an accounting team of 7-8 staff within 12 months.
  • Leadership: Ultimately you will run a weekly team meeting to ensure work is evenly allocated according to competency.  Responsible for delivery of a team revenue budget and ensuring work is delivered on time. 
  • Client focus: Manage a portfolio of business clients and high net wealth individuals, advising on both commercial and taxation arrangements and guiding their decision making.
  • Financial focus: Identify new work opportunities via the expanded service offering. You will be allocated an achievable new business revenue target to be obtained from existing or new clients. 
  • People focus: You will be responsible for mentoring junior staff and overseeing their training and professional development through delivery of a structured training program within our HR framework.

What you will need to succeed

  • Bachelors degree in relevant field (business, commerce, accounting)
  • CPA or CA and 5 10 years relevant experience
  • Strong technical accounting and taxation skills
  • Able to provide advice to clients across a broad and complex range of taxation issues
  • Be highly competent with Xero including Xero payroll and fixed assets
  • Participate, lead or contribute to internal training, training sessions and team meetings

In addition, you will be expected to reflect the Firms values to the highest degree:

  • Respect We listen to and value each other and our contributions
  • Collaboration We work together to leverage the genius of the team
  • Accountability We commit, own, and deliver
  • Innovation We question and challenge the status quo to lead and build on best practice
  • Fun We enjoy working with each other                                                                                      

What you get in return

  • Professional development: working directly with Principals on larger client work
  • Opportunity: Empowerment and innovation through our inclusive culture
  • Career development: Clear progression to senior roles within the firm, through to Principal if this your career objective and capability.
  • Strategy insight: As part of the CountPlus Group (ASX Listed), you will be exposed to aspects of our corporate strategy.

Our corporate strategy has five key pillars:

  • Clients we will deliver effective financial and management strategies
  • People we will attract and retain the best talent
  • Focus we will question and challenge the status quo
  • Financial we will achieve or exceed KPI targets
  • Community we will be active in our community                                                     

Application process

To be considered for this position please send the following

  • Cover letter and Resume addressing the points above
  • Evidence to satisfy our employer obligation you have a legal right to work in Australia.

07/09/2020 $0 Northern Suburbs 1 Accounting
Apply for this job

Option 1: Use this option if you want to upload a new cover letter and a Resume file

Apply Now ! Send Your Resume