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Assistant Accountant

Job No: NOVA68360
Location: Sydney

Maternity Leave Contract

The NOVA Entertainment network is searching for up and coming talent to join the ranks of one of the most exciting media companies in the world! At NOVA Entertainment, we understand that truly great people have a choice about where they work. Our acquisition and retention strategy is simple; create a great environment that people want to work in, fill it with the best people then provide a genuine career path to keep them around as long as possible.

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Assistant Accountant to join our dynamic and diverse Finance team on a 12 month maternity leave contract. Based in Sydney and reporting to the Financial Accountant, you’ll step straight into a fact paced environment where you will provide a wide range of accounting support to the business.

In this role you will work closely with the different stations in the business such as Nova, smoothFM, FIVEaa and StarFM. Specifically, you will be involved in the following tasks:

  • Weekly cash flow reporting
  • Monthly reconciliation of a variety of balance sheet accounts
  • Reconciliation of promotional budgets including working with key stakeholders
  • Preparation of monthly BAS
  • Maintenance of Fixed Assets Registers
  • Perform Accounts Payable duties where required
  • Ownership of a range of month end journals, accruals and reconciliations
  • Information gathering for annual audit and external bodies as requested
  • Manage petty cash

Ideally, to be considered for this role, you will have the following experience and attributes:

  • Be passionate about the radio and media industry
  • Be working towards CPA or CA qualifications
  • Previous experience as a Junior Accountant or Graduate Accountant
  • Fluency in MS Office with intermediate capabilities in Excel
  • The ability to plan, multitask and work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work effectively in a close team environment
  • Degree qualification in Accounting or similar

In turn NOVA Entertainment provides you with a fun and exciting culture to work in, reward and recognition and career development opportunities.

If this sounds like you or someone you know, then what are you doing still reading this? Apply now!

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.


NOVA Entertainment will not accept responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

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