Feb 10, 2023

Financial Accountant

  • Bunzl Asia Pacific
  • Erskine Park NSW 2759, Australia

Job Description

  • Fulltime position based in Erskine Park
  • Plenty of variety in a fast-paced environment
  • Great support to develop career pathways.



As one of the world’s largest providers of distribution and outsourcing services across the Food Processing, Industrial Safety, Hospitality and Specialist Healthcare sectors, the opportunities we provide our global team of some 22,000 talented people is endless. Ours is a culture of bringing out the best in people. And we do this with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, a firm commitment to training and development, and dedicated leaders who believe that every day is a new day to see new opportunities.


As part of the Bunzl Group, Bunzl Safety is a manufacturing, import, and wholesale business, specialising in the provision of reputable, quality, and innovative branded products, including, Beaver lifting & materials handling, Beaver load restraint, B-Safe height safety, onsite services.




Reporting to the Financial Controller, the key deliverables for this role are:


  • Working in a shared services environment and being responsible for multiple-entity transactions and reporting
  • Responsible for month-end, half-year-end, and year-end reporting in the ERP system (Pronto) and HFM
  • Assisting with budgeting and forecasting
  • Preparing month-end journals
  • P&L variances analysis and balance sheet reconciliation including payroll-related reconciliation such as payroll tax and worker’s compensation.
  • GST reconciliation and BAS return
  • Assisting with FBT return
  • ABS survey
  • Assisting with the reconciliation and renewal of various insurance policies
  • Assisting with an internal audit on stock takes
  • Having a commercial mindset of how to add value to the business and working closely with key stakeholders
  • Ad hoc tasks when required




  • CPA or equivalent qualified
  • 5 years experience in the financial accountant role
  • Good understanding of accounting principles and sound accounting skills
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • A good team player
  • Attention to detail
  • Of "can do" attitude
  • Good communication skills



Bunzl offers a broad and flexible range of benefits to our team including a profit share scheme for eligible employees, exclusive motor vehicle and health insurance products, travel and accommodation discounts, study assistance, many well-being and community programs, and access to discounted Bunzl products.



With an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, we believe that together we can achieve anything. We believe that through diversity we build strength and stability and that the safety and security of our employees are not negotiable. Through innovation, we find solutions, with an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, and we believe that together we can achieve anything. Investing in our local communities is the right thing to do, and here in APAC that investment is creating a sustainable environment for us and those who follow.



At Bunzl we believe that through diversity we build strength and support the principle of equality and diversity in employment. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships. We believe that it is in the company’s best interests and those of all who work in it, to ensure that the human resources, talents, and skills available throughout the community are considered when employment opportunities arise. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.



At Bunzl, we believe that when you join our team, your potential is endless. Because at Bunzl… We believe in you! If you like the sound of this, then we want you on our team.


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