Assistant Accountant

Reference:  30227

485 Bourke Street Melbourne

21 Jun 2024
  • Melbourne, Victoria | RACV Head Office
  • Permanent Full Time | Hybrid Working
  • Competitive Market Salary | Discounts on RACV Products


You’ll be part of a workplace where you feel you belong


Join our team of business professionals doing meaningful work in an organisation that’s ever evolving. Work with people who care and expand your career with opportunities only a diverse business can provide. With license to see things through your way, and the option to split your time between office and home, RACV is where you’ll make a difference.


About the Opportunity


Reporting to the Accounting Manager, you will be the primary point of contact for all general ledger reconciliation services to designated customer groups within the wider RACV business.

You will be results driven and action orientated with excellent time and task management skills enabling you to hit the ground running. Your ability to work with ambiguity and problem solve will set you apart from the rest. 


Come along for a new journey


You’ll be instrumental in ensuring our Accounts team delivers exceptional service. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll be doing:


  • Deliver accurate and timely balance sheet reconciliations and identify system / process issues impacting financial reporting integrity.
  • Prepare month end journals in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Ensure reconciliations are prepared, reconciling items identified, followed up and cleared within agreed timeframes.
  • Responsible for investigating, clearance and reporting of reconciling items.
  • Identify and document system / process issues, review data processed into the general ledger and ensure it is appropriately supported. 
  • Recommend and implement business/process simplification initiatives, identify areas of financial control weakness, and recommend improvement.
  • Act as a primary point of contact for general ledger reconciliation services to designated customer (departments) and stakeholders.


Who we’re looking for and what you’ll bring


Thrive in an environment where people are at the heart of everything. You’ll come with:


  • Tertiary qualifications in fields of business, accounting and/or economics is essential.
  • Experience of general ledger and bank reconciliations is essential.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and procedures.
  • Excellent time management and effective communication skills
  • Ability to analyse problems and propose solutions. 
  • A minimum of two years of experience in a finance role is viewed positively.
  • Previous knowledge and experience in the ERP system are preferred.
  • Proficiency in MS Office including intermediate Excel skills.
  • Customer service focus to both internal and external stakeholders


There’s so much on offer when you join RACV with benefits including


  • Our flexible and informal work environment which helps bring balance between work and home.
  • Generous discounts on home and car insurance policies and RACV roadside care
  • Club Membership and great discounts across all RACV resorts
  • Discounts from corporate partners that are updated monthly.


Our difference


At RACV, we believe that maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace is an important element in our continued success. We want our people to feel welcome, supported and appreciated for who they are and what they bring to our business.

Ready to reach your full potential? Join our team, where the work is more meaningful and making a difference beyond the work matters.


Application Process


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