Title:  Senior Technical Accountant

Location: 

NSW, AU

Description

At Veolia Australia and New Zealand, you’ll join a team of over 4000 passionate innovators... and good humans. Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and resource the world. 

A Veolia Career

Here, you’ll join a team of passionate innovators... and good humans. Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and a more sustainable world. Visit our careers website to learn more and meet some of our fantastic team. 

The Opportunity

Veolia Australia & New Zealand is seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Senior Technical Accountant to join our finance team in our Pyrmont office on a permanent, full-time basis. In this role you'll be responsible for delivering high quality technical accounting support for the ANZ group. This includes all business lines, primarily focused on monthly accounting, financial controls and disciplines, assistance with technical accounting matters and support the Finance Manager-Technical Accounting with financial accounting matters and projects.
 

Snapshot of key responsibilities include:

  • Monthly closing process
  • Understanding the business processes and various data sources across multiple systems and providing recommendations for improvement
  • Continuous improvement of Balance Sheet Reconciliation Process
  • Mentor and support financial accountants and assistant accountants
  • Ensure compliance with group and local accounting standards
  • Support the Finance Manager TA with assessments and implementation of new/changed standards and policies
  • Maintain effective business partnership with auditors and assist with the efficient completion of audit processes
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts and other external reporting

You’ll need:

  • University degree (e.g. Bachelor of Commerce or equivalent)
  • Professional Qualifications (CPA/CA)
  • A minimum of 5 years + post grad accounting experience
  • Strong preference for candidate with Big4 experience
  • System proficient - such as SAP S4 Hana, TM1
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written

 

In this role, you’ll discover:  

 

  • Great people... and a company that cares 
    From your teammates in operations, to colleagues and partners across Veolia, you’ll find people who care about doing a good job. And you’ll belong in a company that truly cares - about the customer, the community, the environment... and you.
     
  • ‘Team’ works here - it’s who we are 
    Reporting to the Finance Manager - Technical Accounting, you’ll work closely with a small team, as well as various suppliers and contractors. And you’ll learn from them, as much as they learn from you. 
     
  • Opportunity and growth, there for the taking
    In this role, you’ll be trained across a number of concrete skills for the job in hand. Many of our team leads have continued to progress their career with us, moving into management positions.

To Apply

To be considered, applicants must submit a current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. 

Specific information on the position can be obtained by contacting recruitmentanz@veolia.com

 

At Veolia we value diversity, equality and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect. We welcome and encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent and people from diverse backgrounds to apply.