Senior Accountant

Vacancy Description: 

We've been looking for you!

Are you wondering if there is a better way of thinking, a better way of working with clients, a more productive environment where there is more time to work closely with clients rather than being bogged down in preparing tax returns? Here's your opportunity

JK is excited to be working with Sharp Accounting, an award winning, established and rapidly growing local Ballarat Accounting firm. Sharp Accounting has been operating for 14 years focusing on partnering with small to medium businesses in the Ballarat region. They have developed a reputation for maximising the potential of businesses through their ability to understand intimately the unique challenges each business faces allowing them to use their expertise to help their clients thrive. A recent Victorian finalist in the Professional Services Awards and Winner of Best Accounting Firm - Private Clients, as voted by clients from a pool of over 200 firms.

As a Senior Accountant you will help manage a portfolio of clients supported by a small team of accountants and administrators. Concentrating on small to medium business you will focus time on partnering with these clients to provide genuine business advisory support, leaning on your previous experience and hunger to further develop your skills, you will ensure you maximise your client's potential for success.

While you will be provided a chance to support the Managing Director with some key clients, he will also stay out of your way and allow you to make this opportunity your own. Sharp Accounting believe in empowering their team, providing them support and opportunity to make of their career what they like.

This role requires;

  • High energy and enthusiasm
  • 5 plus years private practice accounting experience
  • Exposure to business advisory
  • Experience working with small to medium business
  • Ability to have fun & work as a team
  • Ability to lead and empower a small support team
  • Motivation and hunger to achieve in your career
  • Strong people/customer service skills
  • Degree qualification and CPA or CA certification
  • A willingness to learn and to think outside the square

While the ideal candidate will possess all of the above, if you tick a few of these boxes and are motivated to stretch yourself we would welcome an application.

To find out more about this position please contact Tim Walshe at JK on 0412 833 564 or visit

Applications for this role close on Monday 12th November 2018 and applications must include a detailed cover letter and resume.

Successful applicant will be required to complete a police check and have all qualifications verified.

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Full Time
Job Summary: 

This opportunity provides clear pathways for career growth and development, working with small to medium business, receive exposure to diverse and technical business advisory and management accounting work.

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