Assistant Accountant

Oct 12
Milton, Queensland
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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Assistant Accountant - Milton

Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. In 2020, the Sandvik Group had approximately 37,000 employees in more than 160 countries.

We conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner. To achieve this, we always act in line with our high ethical standards, putting safety first and always showing consideration for the environment and the communities in which we operate. The safety and well-being of our employees and the environment are our core values. Finally, we care about others and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust.

At Sandvik, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The role

The Assistant Accountant provides support to the Finance team by helping to perform financial reporting and accounting responsibilities of the entities within the scope of the financial accounting team. This role would suit a graduate looking to build a career in a large organization.

This role is a full-time requirement, however Sandvik recognises the desire for flexible working options. Flexible employment arrangements include condensed working weeks, working from home, flexible start/finish times, etc.

Areas of responsibility (includes but not limited to;

  • Assist with the preparation of month end reporting, including journal preparation and posting, cost allocations, accounting for accruals and accounting for prepayments
  • Assist with monthly reporting to the Global Head Office. Work to ensure all deadlines are met and queries regarding submissions are responded to in a timely manner
  • Preparation of General Ledger Reconciliations
  • Completion of intercompany recharge process
  • Provide support to the wider Financial Control team and completion of other ad-hoc tasks as and when required

Your profile

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Tertiary qualifications in finance/accounting - able to provide a transcript
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite – particularly Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative team
  • Be proactive, and focussed on system and reporting improvements
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Must be well organized, and able to meet deadlines
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in written form with internal parties and with external parties when required

Agencies need not apply.

You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

What we offer

  • A rewarding career with diverse opportunities
  • Flexibility to work from home
  • An Employee Benefits Program including salary sacrifice options
  • 12.5% Superannuation on top of all earnings
  • Company Performance Bonus scheme
  • Length of Service Recognition program
  • Company funded paid parental leave
  • Training and development opportunities

Sandvik is proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and benefits on the Work180 website.

Recruitment Specialist
Monique King

0438 641 791

Applications close: 13-10-2022 or sooner if the right applicant is found

Deadline: Oct 12
Job-ID: R0045410

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