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Accountant

Job ID R18791 Address 460 Bay Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3207

POSITION SUMMARY

The Accountant position role works closely with others in the accounting team and business stakeholders to produce accurate, timely, and relevant financial information. They prepare, analyze, and review financial statements using accounting principles. This role demands effective communication skills, a strong attention to detail and a solution-oriented approach to tackle roadblocks and ensure operational excellence and a commitment to best practice. This role takes part in the financial reporting process.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The duties and responsibilities of this position consists of, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Follows standard operating procedures to ensure compliance
  • Executes daily general ledger accounting operations
  • Prepares account reconciliation in month end closing process
  • Keeps records of account entries by compiling and analyzing accounting activities
  • Supports and executes internal controls
  • Assists with external audit requests
  • Coordinates accounting matters with peers
  • Responds to queries from the network, and advises on solutions
  • Assists with the preparation of reports such as balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other documents that project the organization's financial position
  • Supports the coordination of financial statements for completeness, accuracy, and compliance
  • Other duties or responsibilities as assigned according to the team and/or country specific requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3-5 year of relevant professional experience
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of programs
  • Prior experience withglobal organizations

Preferred:

  • Experience with Oracle Financials Cloud and other cloud-based Oracle solutions
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Accountability to protect organization's value by keeping information confidential
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical thinking skills
  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Benefits

At C.H. Robinson Oceania, we are a proud Equal Opportunity employer offering flexible work to support a work/life balance along with offering a broad range of career development opportunities. We have an experienced and passionate team who work collaboratively to deliver smarter solutions for our clients. Employees have access to our well regarded, confidential Employee Assistance Program. Our Robinson Cares program allows our employees to give back to the community.

Why Do You Belong at C.H. Robinson?


Standing out among the world’s largest logistics platforms, C.H. Robinson solves logistics problems for companies across the globe and across industries, from the simple to the most complex. For 100+ years, our global suite of services has innovated trade to seamlessly deliver the products and goods that drive the world’s economy. With 19 million shipments annually for 105,000 customers, our people and technology literally move the world.

As a FORTUNE 200 company, FORTUNE has also named C.H. Robinson one of the World’s Most Admired Companies 2021. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, we are proud to be recognized as one of LinkedIn’s Top Companies in Minneapolis-St. Paul 2021. And we’re not stopping there… Join us as we collaborate, innovate, and work as one global team to make life better and more sustainable for our customers, communities, and world.


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