Assistant Accountant Sydney, Australia / Finance / Full Time Apply for this job About Us LegalVision is a market disruptor in the commercial legal services industry. Our innovative business model and custom-built technology allow our lawyers to provide a faster, better quality and more cost-effective client experience. LegalVision is a leader in delivering legal services in Australia and New Zealand and has assisted more than 150,000 businesses. We were named an Employer of Choice by Australasian Lawyer in 2019 and 2020, and Best NewLaw Firm at the Australian Law Awards in 2019. The Opportunity We are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join our Finance team on a permanent basis for an immediate start. The focus of this role will be dealing with day to day bookkeeping including trust accounting and compliance, fixed asset register maintenance, accounts payable, balance sheet reconciliations, invoicing, debt collection and bank account reconciliations. You will need to have an exemplary phone manner and great email drafting skills to be able to communicate clearly and concisely with a huge variety of internal and external clients. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to determine priorities, work under pressure and manage a range of different tasks concurrently. The Ideal Candidate Qualified: You hold a CIV in Bookkeeping or have recently graduated from university with an accounting major. Experienced: You have at least some experience in a Trust accounting or general accounting role, ideally in a professional services environment. Any experience or interest in payroll will be well-regarded. A natural communicator: Able to effectively and clearly communicate with clients both by email and on the phone. Cool and calm under pressure: The ability to effectively manage competing priorities and to respond calmly and professionally when faced with difficult situations. Tech savvy: You will be using our innovative in-house technology as well as market leading software to process a large variety of transactions. We use Microsoft Excel on a daily basis so any expertise in that will be highly regarded. Precise and careful: Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills are vital. Proactive: Able to identify issues or opportunities to make improvements and run with them. Apply Today If this sounds like your kind of role, we’d love to hear from you Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and will close once the role is filled, so apply early to avoid missing out. A note to recruiters: we’re all over this role, so there’s no need for you to get in touch. LegalVision does not accept unsolicited CVs or responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited CVs. Thanks Apply for this job