Assistant Accountant – The Royal Melbourne Golf Club

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The primary purpose of the Assistant Accountant position is to assist and support the Finance Director with day-to-day accounting tasks, accounts payable duties, month-end processing, and reporting.

This is a hands-on role and prior practical experience with GST, FBT, payroll and day-to-day accounting tasks is essential. Experience with the development and implementation of new systems and procedures would be beneficial.

Please provide a covering letter, accompanied by your resume. The salary will be negotiated based on experience.

Excellent opportunity to join the team at a private golf club to further your career.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Responsible for Accounts Receivable – includes billing, reimbursements, payment receipts and account reconciliation
  • Responsible for Accounts Payable utilising automated software – includes supplier statement reconciliations
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Review debtor accounts and follow up on outstanding invoices
  • Process EOM accrual and adjustment journals and balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Assist Finance Director to prepare financial statements and provide commentary
  • Prepare BAS lodgement
  • Liaise with departments across the business to resolve the issues in reconciliations
  • Conduct expense analysis to further improve cost control and analysis
  • Assist with the finance year-end and audit process
  • Assist with the continuous improvement of the finance department and overall company finances
  • Other Ad-hoc duties as required
  • Process payroll journals including assisting back up for Payroll Officer


  • Australian Citizen or Permanent resident
  • Minimum three years experience working in a similar role
  • Qualification in Accounting or demonstrated experience
  • High attention to detail
  • Proficient in excel and MS Office applications

Other Benefits:

  • Training and development opportunities
  • Staff meals
  • Staff parking
  • Access to the golf course and driving range facilities

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