Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

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Swan Hill Chemicals are a locally owned and operated business and have been servicing the region since 1966. Employing over 40 team members with branches in Swan Hill, Mildura, Robinvale, Nangiloc, Kerang and Darwin, Swan Hill Chemicals are known for their friendly nature, better advice, better service and better results. As member of AGLINK, a national buying group, Swan Hill Chemical provides their customers with access to competitive pricing and a nationwide network of growers, producers and agronomists.

Due to growth, the newly created role of Assistant Accountant will work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and the General Accountant to manage the finance and accounting function of the business.

Your key tasks will include:

  • Budgeting
  • Financial reporting
  • Cash flow management and forecasting
  • Assisting with accounts payable and receivable functions
  • General ledger adjustments and maintenance
  • Debtor management
  • General administration assistance to support the team as required
  • Import purchases, Foreign Currency maintenance and management.

To be considered for the opportunity you will hold qualifications in Accounting or a related discipline and/or have extensive experience in a similar role. Essential skills required for success in this role are a positive, proactive and self-motivated attitude, attention to detail, well developed time management skills, the ability to problem solve and be curious – to get to the bottom of an issue. Being a team player, well developed computer skills and a willingness to learn are key.

This is a full time position, however for the right candidate part time hours may be negotiable.

The perks:

  • A rewarding salary
  • Career development and progression
  • On the job training and access to training through AGLINK
  • Working in a team focussed environment, with plenty of support and collaboration
  • A family friendly flexible work environment
  • Be recognised for your contribution and work alongside the leaders of the business


Inspired? For further information, contact Ange Connor on 0407 833 152.
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Live, Work and Invest in Swan Hill

Swan Hill is a bustling provincial centre just three and a half hours from Melbourne and five and a half hours from Adelaide. The region is renowned for its world class produce, spectacular landscapes and close proximity to the Murray River. It provides the perfect blend of regional charm and city sophistication and is a major regional centre – economically, culturally and socially – for the surrounding region. Swan Hill’s vibrant CBD offers diverse shopping, cafés and restaurants, parks and gardens and is easy to navigate on foot. Home to the iconic Pioneer Settlement and world class Heartbeat of the Murray laser light show, our region boasts a variety of tourism and recreational experiences. The region runs adjacent to the Murray River for nearly 200 kilometres and encompasses 6,000 square kilometres of changing landscapes and lively townships like Lake Boga and Nyah/Nyah West. Services on offer in our communities are equal to that of larger regional centres with a number of schools and educational facilities, easy access to health and aged care services, housing options to suit varying needs, and most importantly a vibrant and diverse industry with rewarding career opportunities.
Live, Work and Invest – Swan Hill Rural City Council


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