Title:  Financial Accountant - Fixed Assets

Location: 

Bentleigh East, Victoria, AU

About us

At Officeworks we make bigger things happen. Our customers, our team, and our community are our heart and soul. And if our brilliant people have taught us anything, it is that we can do all kinds of incredible things, each and every day.

 

Fast paced. Innovative. Inspiring. With more than 8000 team members and a national footprint of more than 168 retail stores Australia wide – we’re focused on delivering a wide range, low price and great service. We’re about inspiring new ideas and thinking outside the box. We’re about kicking goals, having a laugh and pushing each other. We are about being rewarded and supported. We’re about teaching a customer something new and supporting the community. We’re about making a difference.

About the role

This role is responsible for the integrity and maintenance of the fixed asset register and is a key role within the Finance Team.  The role involves processing additions, disposals and depreciation expense and monitoring the capital work-in-progress account.  The role also supports month end close and provides commentary to explain variances in the depreciation expense to budget and forecast.  The role also supports the team with other ad hoc accounting duties and partners with the strategic team and the business.     

About you

Our ideal candidate will have strong financial experience and has the ability to drive outcomes in this busy role. You will collaborate with a variety of stakeholders and showcase your strong communication skills, both written and verbal, and your ability to influence effectively.

This integral finance role is about being able to perform well under pressure with competing demands and tight deadlines. A proactive nature and strong attention to detail will ensure a continuous improvement approach to processes. Exceptional organisational skills, coupled with an ability to efficiently analyse financial information are key to success in this role.  If you have experience in an accounting or finance-related role (big 4 experience favourable) in retail and/or FMCG and relish working in a fast-paced and progressive environment, this might be the role for you! 

Our culture

It’s all in a day’s work when you’re part of the Officeworks community – where you’re not defined by who you are, but what you can do. We celebrate our teams’ uniqueness by offering the below to the Officeworks family:

  • An inclusive, diverse, and supportive environment.
  • Flexible working arrangements to best support your individual needs.
  • A key focus on wellbeing and safety.
  • Generous discounts at Officeworks, Bunnings, Kmart, Target and Catch.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to progress your career.
  • Industry leading Growing Families policy and access to Circle In portal for Working Families.

 

At Officeworks, we operate best when our team represents the communities we serve. We proudly commit to providing a safe and supportive work environment for everyone. We actively encourage applications from all candidates, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people with disabilities.

Officeworks is a ‘Circle Back Initiative’ employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Officeworks requires all new team members to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (unless they have a medical exemption). This recognises that governments in a number of jurisdictions have already mandated vaccinations for people working in retail and is about creating a safer workplace for team, customers and the community.