About the Role
Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will be fully responsible for the bookkeeping functions of ABA’s Head Office.
This will include
- processing accounts receivable;
- processing accounts payable;
- performing weekly bank reconciliations;
- fortnightly payroll and personnel for approximately forty staff;
- maintaining the MYOB accounting system;
- record keeping and audit trails
- fulfilment of statutory requirements including PAYG instalments, superannuation payments, quarterly BAS and WorkCover;
- month-end reporting; and
- maintenance of the Assets Register.
Experience and skills required
An experienced bookkeeper, you have worked in comparable roles within Finance departments.
You are proficient in MYOB, and Microsoft Excel and Word. Knowledge of MYOB Advanced will be highly regarded. You have a demonstrated knowledge of relevant taxation, superannuation and payroll obligations.
A self-starter, you have strong time management skills and the ability to meet critical deadlines. With high attention to detail, you have the ability to produce accurate and timely financial information and reports.
A relevant qualification such as a Certificate IV in Financial Services (Accounting) or Diploma of Accounting is desirable but not essential.
About the Organisation
Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA) supports, educates and advocates for a breastfeeding-inclusive society and is the nation’s leading authority on breastfeeding and possesses and committed membership body. ABA is also a Registered Training Organisation, with over 1000 highly trained volunteers, offering services to the public that include a 24-hour Breastfeeding Help Line, local support groups, breastfeeding education classes, health professional education and a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace program.
ABA adheres to and promotes the guidelines set out by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in relation to infant breastfeeding.
Apply for this Job
To make a formal application, please send your resume and a covering letter addressing the Experience and Skills Required to firstname.lastname@example.org using Australian Breastfeeding Association as your subject line.
Please note that there is no closing date for applications as they will be assessed as they are received. We are likely to cease acceptance of applications once a short list is finalised for this position, so if you are interested in applying, please do so as soon as possible.
For a confidential discussion, call Wendy Lown on +61 414 229 827.
Please quote in application: Bookkeeper via Pro Bono Australia.