Fund Accountant
Marsh & McLennan Companies - Virgin Islands

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Further develop your accounting skills in a professional environment

Global organisation

Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset - their people. Mercer's 20,000 employees are based in more than 40 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital.

This opportunity will provide you with professional career development and see you advance in your career as a Fund Accountant servicing superannuation clients. Working in a small team it is essential to you are results driven, pride yourself on your work, have a high level of attention to detail and are able to work independently. Your duties will involve preparing financial statements, regular reconciliations, liaising with tax advisors/auditors and trustees.

Key Responsibilities

Provide accounting services including reconciliations for a portfolio of clients, delivering a high standard of service

Completion of annual Statutory Accounts for superannuation funds including audit work papers and other reporting requirements

Assist Fund Accounting Manager and Team Leaders on ad hoc projects of significance

In order to be successful in this role you will be a highly motivated, CA or CPA qualified accountant with strong knowledge of unit trusts / managed schemes and experience within superannuation will be highly regarded. Along with your advanced Oracle and Excel skills you will also possess proven experience in the following areas:

Solid accounting experience with a good understanding of superannuation accounting standards and tax legislation

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Time management and ability to work under pressure and adhere to strict deadlines

Advanced analytical skills and attention to detail

Taking ownership to drive results

If you are seeking a position which will allow you to make an impact on a growing and successful organisation while being provided with a range of health, wealth and lifestyle benefits please email your resume and cover letter to Jacqui Davis with the APPLY button. 03 9623 5695.

Applications will only be accepted from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia. Successful applicants will be required to complete a Criminal Record and Bankruptcy check prior to commencement of employment.

Qualifications

Job

Financial/Accounting

Primary Location

AU-VI-Melbourne

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Marsh & McLennan Companies is a global professional services firm providing advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and...