Michele specialises in public practice accounting recruitment in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra. Michele is passionate about helping people identify their strengths and to find roles that play to those strengths. She brings a combination of skills she has gained from previous roles in event coordination, change programs and small business to the Bentley Recruitment Consulting team. Complementing this is her mission to successfully match clients and job seekers.
Wollongong | 75,000 - 85,000 package
Join a highly established firm with an excellent reputation! This firm has a positive culture with an emphasis on work-life balance! They are a leading Wollongong based firm. Located in Wollongong with free on-site parking, this is a leading firm with a stable work environment. The Opportunity Due to the firm’s continual growth a rare opportunity exists for a Senior Tax and Business services accountant to join their growing team. Your duties will include: Preparing financial statements and income tax returns for companies, partnerships, trusts and individuals Tax research and assisting with providing client advice including tax planning, tax minimization strategies etc. Servicing a range of clients from different industries including finance, manufacturing, hospitality and SMEs Performing complex tax work including Div.7a, FBT and CGT Ensuring jobs are completed effectively by meeting technical standards and deadlines About You At least 4-6 years’ experience as a public practice accountant Experience using MYOB AE and Xero Must be CA or CPA Qualified Must be a strong communicator with the ability to liaise with clients Experience using timesheets The Benefits Competitive Salary + Super + Bonuses Full CA or CPA Support Social Team environment FREE on-site parking Opportunities for career progression Access to a well-established client base If you are a Senior accountant with 4 years’ experience, wanting a long-term career option – this role is for you! Please feel free to send your resume to my direct email – firstname.lastname@example.org If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to find out more, then please contact Michele Keogh for a confidential discussion. Mobile: 0426 682 010 Email: email@example.com Linked In: www.linkedin.com/in/michele-keogh-8915361b4/ For a full list of similar vacancies, please head to our website: https://www.bentleyrecruitment.com.au/jobs At Bentley Recruitment, we are experts in recruiting for the public practice accounting sector. If you are an accountant with public practice experience, please get in touch. We have excellent coverage of the Australian market and would be happy to assist you with your next career move.
Cooma | $75,000 - $85,000 package
The Opportunity: This role has come about because of internal growth of the business. This firm will provide you with the chance grow in your career and gain valuable business advisory experience to a wide range of clients of varying complexities. Key Responsibilities: Care for a group of clients in a broad range of accounting, taxation and business matters. Able to undertake and analyse complex accounting and reporting tasks. Assist Managers in the completion of work assignments as required. Competently assists and reviews the work of other team members. Undertake training and development to improve skills and techniques. Promote a professional and positive work environment. Display a high level of maturity, motivation and enthusiasm. Take responsibility for prioritising and managing own workflow within time and budget requirements. Support team members in the completion of work, including providing appropriate feedback in a constructive manner. Seek feedback as part of personal and career development. Make a positive contribution in office and team meetings. Display a strong client service ethic. Effectively foster and maintain client relationships (both internal and external). Produce quality documentation and work within agreed timeframes and presentation standards. Maintain awareness of changes to legislation and industry practices and proactively communicate to team and clients. Qualifications: Completed university studies with a degree in commerce, accounting or business (or possesses equivalent practical experience). CA/CPA qualifications completed (if applicable). 3+ years post degree experience in accounting or professional practice. Excellent technical skills and knowledge. Proficiency in Microsoft office including Word, Excel and Outlook. Familiarity with Practice Management (e.g. MYOB, APS) and Commercial Accounting (e.g. XERO, Cashbook Plus, MYOB, QuickBooks) software. Personal Attributes: Professional, confident and positive outlook. Motivated and enthusiastic approach. Willingness to seek and accept feedback. High level of organisation and attention to detail. Excellent communication skills. High level of confidentiality. If you would like to have a confidential discussion with regards to this role please contact Michele Keogh on 0426 682 010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Junior Manager (Tax & Business Services)
Sydney | $90,000 - $100,000
This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly respected, national brand, that is an "Employer of Choice" in the CBD. Employees joining this firm will enjoy a low-turnover team, supportive partners, family friendly environment and work/life balance. With a national backing, you will be exposed to leading industry training, exposure to top tier clients and a long-term/stable career. Due to an internal promotion, they now have a vacancy for an experienced Junior Manager. Happy to consider Senior Accountants wanting to step up! Benefits and Attractions: Stable organisation with low-turnover Work/life balance encouraged with flexible working arrangements and WFH opportunities Exposure to a mixed client base including start up companies, SMEs, large nationals with turnovers of up to $200million, and ASX listed companies Strong training program with a CA ANZ representative providing monthly tax updates and special training. Plus, regularly training and networking from bank and law firm representatives Full support of CA or CPA program including study material, study leave, financial reimbursement, study sessions and “master classes” Exceptional team culture with regular social events, quarterly celebrations, sporting teams, community events and charity events Highly collaborative team environment with opportunities for cross-team learning and working The Opportunity: Manage a portfolio of clients from SMEs to large multi-entities Provide high level compliance and advisory services to clients Provide strategies to clients in relation to budgeting & cash flow planning, tax structuring, tax planning, business structuring and planning Assist with leading and managing a team of accountants, manage workflow and provide technical training Train, coach and develop your team and encourage their continued professional growth Support the firm Partners and Managers, and assist with the strategic direction of the firm Maintain an ongoing awareness of market, industry and competitor trends and grow your portfolio through continuous improvement initiatives Assist with business development activities including drafting proposals and conducting client meetings The Ideal Candidate: We are seeking a motivated, proactive and approachable person who has proven client management experience within an accounting firm Experience with supervising and reviewing the work of accountants is highly favourable You must also be CA or CPA qualified Industry and company focused HOW TO APPLY? If you are interested in this opportunity click APPLY. For a confidential discussion contact Michele Keogh on 0426 682 010 or email@example.com You can also connect with me on LinkedIn and/or have a confidential discussion: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michele-keogh-8915361b4/
Tax & Business Services - Senior Accountant
Sydney | 85,000 - 95,000
Our client is an exciting, dynamic and growing accounting advisory firm situated in the western suburbs of Sydney. They are seeking an Senior Accountant to join their team and forge a long-term career. | WHAT'S ON OFFER | Management accounting services to clients is provided and you will get training in how to complete quarterly or yearly reporting Culture: Open communication, inclusive, regular social functions The firm is large enough to provide quality work, training and allow people to grow but small enough to be "family" orientated and value each and every member of staff as an individual No boundaries on learning and development, opportunities to develop leadership skills is promoted. 5 weeks of annual leave after 12 months of employment Salary package up to $95k (including super) based on prior experience | THE ROLE | The role will see you assisting the team with a portfolio of SME's and larger clients (up to $300 million turnover) across all industries. Your role will also include: Preparing financial statements for all entities including companies, partnerships and trusts - with growth into an advisory role (business valuations, tax planning) SMSF client work, the firm has approximately 70 funds Completing quarterly and yearly reporting for management accounting services. Training will be provided Accompanying Partners and Managers to client meetings Liaising with clients regarding general queries Preparing Income Tax returns for group structures Preparing and lodging BAS and IAS Assisting and mentoring graduate level staff Proficiently use XERO, XERO Practice Manager and Class Super | ABOUT YOU | The firm are seeking someone who is enjoys a challenge but likes working in a relaxed but professional office. Degree qualified with minimum of 5 years practice experience Be personable with exceptional communication skills Ability to build rapport and trust with clients Committed to professional growth and have a proactive attitude In return you will receive an attractive remuneration package plus a warm and supportive manager and fantastic team environment! In addition, they will provide you with training and development and the opportunity to progress in your career. If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Michele Keogh for a confidential discussion: Office: 07 3229 8020 Mobile: 0426 682 010 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sydney | 85k-95k + super
A forward-thinking, technology focused accounting firm that loves to work with engaged clients Key Role - Work within a Business Services team and manage the team's work flow Genuine prospects for promotion into partnership in the future Friendly and social culture The firm and role This growing boutique firm, with offices located in Inner West Sydney has an outstanding reputation. It has a strong Business Services team servicing some significant clients from a range of industry sectors. A need currently exists in the team for a Senior Accountant who can manage both staff and clients with a keen desire to drive technology as a means to improve processes within our firm, and for our clients. This person will play a key role reviewing work for a team of accountants in the Business Services division and managing client relationships. Benefits of the role include: Opportunity in the future for equity partnership Great training provided on a regular basis Secure parking You don't work on your birthday Direct mentoring and support from partners. The ideal candidate will: possess Australian public practice accounting experience; currently be a Senior Accountant in Business Services; have experience in managing staff; be CA or CPA qualified; and have excellent communication skills for dealing with clients. Contact: To apply, please send your resume to: email@example.com or contact Michele Keogh on: 0426 682 010. At Bentley Recruitment, we specialise in the recruitment of accounting staff for the public practice accounting sector. If you are an accountant with public practice experience, please get in touch. We recruit for a broad range of accounting practices in Brisbane CBD, Brisbane suburbs and regional Queensland and have excellent coverage of the market. We would be happy to assist you with your next career move.
Intermediate Accountant - a unique opportunity
Sydney | 70,000 - 78,000
What is on offer? Modern offices in the heart of North Sydney Convenient location close to all public transport 100% Cloud based firm Strong internal promotion An opportunity to be involved in a strong Innovation arm of the business Fortnightly training and development CA/CPA Support and paid leave The Opportunity Our client is a boutique accounting firm based in North Sydney. They are a diverse team with strong collaboration across the Tax and Business Services teams. They have a great team culture and a focus on providing exceptional client services. Our client is continuing to experience growth in their client base and are therefore seeking an Intermediate Accountant to join their team. You will be responsible for compliance and liaising with clients. The Duties As an Intermediate Accountant, you will be responsible for: The preparation of financial statements and income tax returns for Companies, Trusts, Partnerships, and Sole Traders Preparation of Business Activity Statements and Instalment Activity Statements Assist the two Partners with preparing advice on tax and business issues Management of compliance requirements for a broad range of clients and businesses with different levels of complexities Liaising with the ATO and ASIC as required Working with the Partners and other team members to complete client work Contributing your passion, enthusiasm, and ideas to easily accessible partners About You Our client is seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic accountant to join their team. To be successful for the role, you will have: A minimum of 2-4 years experience as a public practice accountant Proven experience in tax compliance work Solid understanding of tax and accounting fundamentals Proven experience working with Xero Strong interpersonal skills Strong written and oral communication skills Willingness, drive, and enthusiasm to work in an inclusive team Strong time management and multitasking skills Intention to study your CA qualification If you’re considering a change, now or in the future, it’s a perfect time to get in touch and explore your options. For a confidential discussion about this role please call: Michele Keogh – 0426 682 010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org For a full list of accounting/finance vacancies please head to our website: https://www.bentleyrecruitment.com.au/jobs