Senior Bookkeeper / Accounts Manager

First Light Racing
July 12, 2019
Job Type
Bookkeeping & Admin
Base Salary
Street Address
1 Queens Road


First Light Racing specialises in racehorse ownership - allowing individuals and groups to share ownership in racehorses and experience the great thrill of racing. Our company’s mission is to offer our clients 'the ultimate racehorse ownership experience' by providing every owner with premium communication and insight into their racehorse, plus unique access & invitations to social events.

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We require a full time Senior Bookkeeper / Accounts Manager to join our team of four other full-time staff. We are located in Melbourne at 1 Queens Road, close to the St Kilda Road precinct, in a young and energetic office.

The successful applicant will have:

  • A great work ethic, and attention to detail
  • Excellent English skills; both oral and written
  • Xero online accounting software experience is a must!
  • A passion/knowledge of horse racing is desired, but not essential
  • Previous experience in finance/bookkeeping/accounts assistant roles
  • The ability to perform bookkeeping tasks such as invoicing, billing, payroll, AR, AP, bank reconciliation, plus more.
  • The ability to perform admin tasks; P.A. to the directors, answer phone, email responses, pay bills, organise postage/couriers, schedule meetings, paperwork collection, filing, etc.
  • The ability to manage cash flow, use Trust accounts & ASIC compliance
  • Ability to communicate with all sorts of people; staff, suppliers and most importantly clients

Salary: $55,000 to $75,000 p.a. + Superannuation; depending on experience. Bonuses available where applicable KPI’s are met.

Upper end of the salary bracket available to applicants who have:

  • the ability to work autonomously managing all aspects on Account Manager role
  • skills in financial reporting & analysis to assist management team with decision making
  • demonstrate ability to effectively manage debtors

If you fit the above criteria, have experience with Xero, a great work ethic and want to join a fun and exciting team; we would love to hear from you. To apply, please forward your CV accompanied by a cover letter, addressing your suitability in relation to the above points.

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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