Assistant Accountant

We’re looking for a detail-orientated Assistant Accountant to join our Finance team in Perth on a 12-month contract.

You will

  • Work closely with the Accounts Payable and Receivable team to efficiently support the AP/AR process.
  • Be involved in monthly reporting to clients working with the senior accounting team.
  • Assist in the reporting and analysis of financial results for the CFO.
  • Assist and complete monthly reports including balance sheet recs, variance analysis, forecasting and budgeting.
  • Ensure all processes and procedures are in line with SOX requirements.
  • Backup to the payroll officer.
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly media reconciliations.
  • Other ad-hoc admin tasks.

We are

The Brand Agency, WA’s most successful advertising and technology agency, part of WPP.

What does this mean for you?

There are many things that make The Brand Agency a great place to work, but we think these are worth a special mention:

  • Welcoming and flexible working environment.
  • Birthday Leave – a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year.
  • Loyalty Leave – an additional paid day off each year to celebrate your work anniversary.
  • Employee Assistance Program access and 24/7 support.
  • Learning opportunities for all employees and room to grow.

The role

As an Assistant Accountant you will:

  • Be an excellent communicator, who is well organised and meticulous, with the ability to meet strict deadlines.
  • At least one to three years of experience in an accounting role.
  • Feel comfortable working autonomously as required.
  • Have a passion for process improvement, adopting new technologies and processes.

Confidentiality, attention to detail and trust are key attributes in this role.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and a brief cover letter to

The Brand Agency is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

The fine print

This role is parental leave cover contract (12-months, max-term contract).

To apply, you must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Full-time/part-time negotiable.

A background check will be required for this role (which The Brand Agency will initiate on behalf of the successful applicant).

We appreciate your understanding that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and that due to the high number of applicants we receive, we are unable to reply to individual phone calls or emails.

No recruitment consultants please.