Servicing Greater Sydney, Parramatta

Experienced Graduate Accountant

Spry Roughley is an AFR Top 100 Chartered Accounting firm located in Parramatta - we have a great opportunity for an experienced Graduate Accountant.

At Spry Roughley you will:

  • become a confident "all round" accountant - through varied experience and exceptional training opportunities
  • enjoy challenging work across a range of service lines
  • deliver high standard services to business clients
  • gain valuable experience and skills.

With Spry Roughley you will enjoy:

  • diverse scope of work with business based  clients - tax, accounting and audit
  • extensive career support and training, together with being well supported as you study for the CA
  • direct Partner mentoring
  • an approachable and collaborative culture with colleagues
  • ongoing career prospects
  • excellent work/life balance - honestly!
  • regular and encouraging feedback on all your work
  • learning opportunities for professional development.

The role needs an accountant who:

  • achieved strong Uni results in a CA ANZ approved degree - a credit average or above (this is essential)
  • has 1 - 2 years graduate/undergraduate experience in a business services and audit professional firm
  • is studying for, or ready to commence, the CA program
  • can take on challenging work & has the ability to make sound and justifiable decisions
  • clearly applies technical knowledge in a competent, commercial, practical and ethical manner
  • is an excellent communicator, able to move beyond the numbers to speak and write accurately, clearly and correctly
  • has an active interest in extra-curricular and community activities with demonstrated high levels of self motivation and leadership experience
  • has a current NSW Drivers Licence
  • is an Australian citizen or Permanent Resident.

If you are interested in this position, fit the role and want to work with our terrific team, submit your application to attaching 

  1. A cover letter telling us why you are suited and interested in this position
  2. Your CV
  3. All HSC and University transcripts (these can be incorporated into either your cover letter or CV).

Applications for this position will remain open until it is filled


  • Our firm is built on being attentive to and extensively knowledgeable about our clients so we can work with them to help them to both achieve their goals and protect them from risk. We are forward looking in our advice and always aim to be practical and right.
    - Martin Roughley, Managing Director
  • In business, there is so much going on and you don’t always have all the answers. That’s when you need to know who to call. Our clients call us.
    - Shaun Madders, Director
  • Going beyond the compliance and routine is what we do. By maintaining open and frank communication we are able to provide valuable insights and assist in driving the changes required to help our clients achieve their goals.
    - Fergus Roughley, Director