Palladium is a global leader in the design, development, and delivery of Positive Impact – the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with governments, businesses, and investors to solve the world's most pressing challenges. With a team of more than 3,000 employees operating in 90-plus countries and a global network of over 35,000 experts, we help improve economies, societies, and, most importantly, people's lives.
The Senior Financial Accountant (FA) will support the global finance team by assisting with the preparation of financial data to meet the internal reporting requirements of the Palladium Group. This position will also provide assistance with tax compliance matters both in Australia and internationally.
The Senior Financial Accountant reports directly to the Group Finance and Tax Director (FD)
The role is based in Brisbane on a full-time, permanent basis.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Month end consolidations and reconciliations
Assist with ensuring the integrity of the financial data processed in and out of the accounting systems
Processing journal entries
Intercompany reconciliation and interest calculation
Monthly variance analysis
Intangible asset management including amortisation, impairment monitoring and valuations
Tracking and reporting of minority interests.
Reconcile royalty and intellectual property charges
Preparation of monthly management reports
Interface with external auditors and tax advisors
Preparation of corporate tax return work papers
Ad hoc research of international tax compliance matters
Assist with collation of international tax filings
Assistance with transfer pricing reviews and policies
Required Qualifications and Key Competencies
Bachelor's degree in accounting or relevant field, Master’s degree preferred
Chartered Accountant, Certified Public Accountant or working towards either is preferred
Experience working in public practice is preferred
Experience is required in IFRS, while US GAAP experience would be a bonus
Prior experience includes demonstratable success in the following: tax and other compliance, International and Intercompany accounting, and other statutory financial filings
Ability to liaise closely with corporate and regional leadership, senior managers, project teams, other employees and external service providers
Strong numerical proficiency, first class problem-solving skills and excellent use of logic
Ability to resolve complex issues, build solid relationships and deliver outcomes
Strong analytical, planning and financial management skills coupled with the ability to thrive under pressure and balance several competing projects at once
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Advanced excel skills
Choose Palladium for
If you are looking for an opportunity that will allow you to create a positive impact in the international community development space, then this is the place for you. Being part of the Palladium team will mean:
11% Superannuation with the opportunity to supplement.
5 weeks’ annual leave.
Great office culture with the opportunity to add tangible value.
Health and travel insurance benefits.
Lucrative incentive scheme – performance-based.