BOOKKEEPER

 

 

Position Overview

 

knp Solutions has been looking after small and medium sized businesses for nearly 45 years. We provide integrated financial, accounting, business and taxation services and advice to help clients grow and protect their wealth.

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced bookkeeper to join our dynamic and supportive business services teams. You will be working closely with a variety of clientele and reporting to a director and a supervisor in this full time role.

 

The key responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Proficient in recording all financial transactions in various software packages, such as MYOB, Quickbooks, Xero etc.
  • Managing accounts payable and receivable 
  • Reconciling bank statements 
  • Updating the trial balance 
  • Profit-and-loss statement and balance sheet 
  • Managing payroll 
  • Invoicing clients 
  • Preparation of BAS/IAS
  • Maintain constant liaising with the accountant and the client
  • Occasional visits to the client(s) as and when may be required

 

Skills Required

 

The requirements of the position are:

  • Strong desire to learn and grow with the business
  • Enthusiastic, committed and reliable team player
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Proficient in Xero, MYOB and Quickbooks

     

Our employees are guided by the knp Competency model.

 

The following competencies are important for the success of this position.

 

Outcome focus

 

Focused on delivering work priorities to agreed quality and timeliness standards

  • Ensures tasks are consistently completed to the required standard and in the required timeframe
  • Responds promptly and appropriately to requests for service
  • Consistently follows established practices and procedures
  • Adopts a “no surprises” approach in relation to their duties

 

Team membership

 

Demonstrates the ability to work with others and contribute to a team approach

  • Contributes effectively to team meetings
  • Demonstrates commitment to, and support of, team decisions
  • Offers help to other team members without having to be asked
  • Shares relevant information as appropriate
  • Demonstrates respect for other team members
  • Consistently does her/his share of the work

 

Client service focus

 

Demonstrates a strong commitment to understanding and meeting the needs of all clients

  • Strives to deliver quality outcomes to clients, keeps supervisor and team members in the loop
  • Assists fellow team members in meeting commitments made to clients

 

Self management

 

Seeks to enhance their self-awareness and constantly build professional expertise

  • Plans and prioritises tasks to ensure timeframes agreed with the team are met

  • Accepts personal responsibility for outcomes within her/his control
  • Seeks out and positively responds to constructive feedback
  • Reflects on work performance with a view to self-improvement
  • Perseveres in the face of challenging situations
  • Can be relied on to do what they say they will do

 

Please Note:

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

 

To apply for this position, please click here to send an email to hr@knp.com.au, with the following attachments in MS-Word or PDF format:
 
1. Short cover letter
2. Resume
3. Copy of latest academic transcript

 

Application closing date: 21 June