Opportunities2018-10-11T03:56:36+00:00

Employment Opportunities at Stones Sharp

  1. Senior Accountant
  2. Intermediate Accountant
  3. Receptionist/Administrator Assistant

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

STONES SHARP ACCOUNTANTS

Career Progression Opportunity

Growing Practice that values its staff and clients

THE PRACTICE

We are a dynamic advisory, business services and taxation firm located in the inner eastern suburbs and pride ourselves on our strong client service ethic, embracing our role as trusted advisers to our clients by delivering on our promises and ensuring our knowledge and advice is relevant and contemporary.  Due to growth and expansion we are currently seeking an experienced Senior Accountant.

As a Senior Accountant your role will include:-

  • Working closely within the team and with the Partners as you are introduced to build upon current relationships with clients.
  • You will utilise your strong interpersonal and communication skills along with your superior technical knowledge to lead and coach the team, helping progress the goals of the firm and our clients.
  • You will have experience in processing jobs from inception to completion, including managing and reviewing work of junior staff.  A sound knowledge of all fundamental taxation and accounting principles, the ability to multitask, prioritise workloads, be proactive and meet deadlines.
  • Provision of tax advice to a variety of our clients.
  • Engage with new and existing clients by addressing their requirements and assisting and managing, small to medium sized enterprises, high net worth individuals and SMSF with tax compliance, financial statements, statutory reporting, compliance and other.
  • Identify and lead opportunities for practice development and operating efficiencies through continuous improvement initiatives and leading technologies.

TO BE SUCCESSFUL:-

  • 4 – 8 years’ experience as Accountant/Manager in an Australian Business Services/Taxation environment, including SMSF
  • Successfully completed the CA/CPA Program
  • Have proven ability in reviewing workflow, coaching and mentoring
  • Ability to build a strong rapport with your team and build enduring client relationships and nurture the existing client relationships
  • Be personable and have exceptional communication skills

ON OFFER

  • Salary commensurate with experience.
  • The opportunity to be a part of a progressive, growing firm that values its people and its clients.  An opportunity exists for you to work with the partners in driving and influencing the direction of this Practice, into the future through technology, innovative ideas and team unity.

This full time role is available immediately for the right person.  Please direct inquiries and applications addressing the above detailed selection criteria to: christine@stonessharp.com.au

INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTANT

STONES SHARP ACCOUNTANTS

Career Progression Opportunity

Growing Practice that values its staff and clients

THE PRACTICE

We are a dynamic advisory, business services and taxation firm located in the inner eastern suburbs and pride ourselves on our strong client service ethic, embracing our role as trusted advisers to our clients by delivering on our promises and ensuring our knowledge and advice is relevant and contemporary.  Due to growth and expansion we are currently seeking an experienced Intermediate Accountant.

As an Intermediate Accountant your role will include:-

  • Working closely within the team with the opportunity to continue to learn and gain exposure to more complex work as you progress.
  • Assisting with tax compliance for a variety of small to medium enterprises and high net worth individual clients.
  • Preparing financial statements and income tax returns.
  • Preparing monthly / quarterly Activity Statements.
  • You will have experience in processing jobs, working towards deadlines and within budgets.
  • The ability to multitask, prioritise and apply a sound knowledge of fundamental taxation and accounting principles, statutory reporting and compliance.
  • Direct communication with a variety of our clients as directed.

Our Selection Criteria:-

  • You must have a minimum of 2½ years’ experience as an Accountant in an Australian Business Services/Taxation environment
  • You must be working towards or have successfully completed the CA/CPA Program
  • Knowledge of SMSF compliance an advantage
  • You must have excellent attention to detail and time management skills
  • It is essential you are able to work in a team environment and also individually, and have strong inter personal skills
  • You are confident and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You are passionate about your chosen profession, diverse and innovative with your thinking.

On Offer:-

  • Salary commensurate with experience.
  • Professional growth opportunity and the chance to be a part of a progressive, expanding firm that values its people and its clients.

This full time role is available immediately for the successful candidate.  Please direct inquiries and applications addressing the above detailed selection criteria to: christine@stonessharp.com.au

RECEPTIONIST/ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT

A culture that embraces and encourages

Diverse and progressive firm

Close to public transport, cafes and restaurants

THE PRACTICE

We are a dynamic advisory and business taxation firm located in the inner eastern suburbs and pride ourselves on our strong client service ethic, embracing our role as trusted advisers to our clients by delivering on our promises and ensuring our knowledge and advice is relevant and contemporary.  We are currently seeking an experienced Receptionist with a professional services background to join our team. Reduced paper use with a view to one day being a paperless office is something we embrace and your strong digital document management skills are highly sought.

As a Receptionist your role will include:-

  • First point of contact and ministry of first impressions for our clients
  • Managing and directing telephone calls and in-coming client and guest appointments
  • Maintain the professionalism of reception and meeting room areas
  • Book meeting rooms and in-room catering
  • Electronic filing and document management
  • Manage and document client matters in the first instance
  • Update and maintain our client database
  • Collating and filing client documents
  • Additional administrative office duties as required

To Be Successful you ideally will have:-

  • Experience and confidence with document management and billing software programs
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Professionally presented with a pleasant and efficient phone manner
  • Previous reception/admin experience in an Australian Accounting Firm/Legal Firm or similar professional services practices would be highly regarded
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal & written
  • Excellent spelling & grammar
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word & Outlook
  • A desire to grow with the firm, meet challenges, be a self starter with initiative and can do attitude

On Offer:-

  • Training will be provided for the successful applicant.
  • A role that offers genuine variety and the opportunity to be part of something really exciting.
  • A competitive salary package within a Diverse and Progressive Firm.

This full time role is available immediately for the right person.  Please direct inquiries and applications addressing the above detailed selection criteria to: christine@stonessharp.com.au