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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 coaching
  • 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:

  • A cover letter telling us why you are suited and interested in this position;
  • Your CV; and
  • 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

Cadet & Undergraduate Accountants 2022

These positions are for students who want to commence a career in professional accounting and who are either:

  • Completing the HSC in 2021 and will be commencing an accounting/commerce degree in 2022;
  • Currently studying for a degree accredited by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
The Program Provides
  • Experience in all aspects of accounting – Tax, Accounting, Audit.
  • Minimum 4 days per week paid employment during semester.
  • Direct mentoring from a Manager.
  • 2 days paid study leave per subject, including day of exam.
  • Book allowance.
  • 4 weeks annual leave.
  • 5 days per week paid employment during university semester breaks (optional).
Application Criteria
  • Expectation of ATAR of 85+/ or currently have Uni results in a CA ANZ approved degree, of Credit average or above.
  • A keen interest in business.
  • A really good eye for seeing both detail and the "big picture"
  • Good memory for the accounting knowledge you have learnt at Uni
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills together with strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Commitment to become a Chartered Accountant
  • Insightful and co-operative personality
  • An active interest in extra-curricular and community activities
  • Sound ability with Microsoft Office programs
  • High levels of self motivation and leadership experience
  • Self confidence with a can do attitude, but knowing when you need extra guidance
  • An understanding of Chartered Accounting as a career choice
  • Australian citizenship or permanent residence

If you are interested in one of these positions and meet the above criteria, please submit your application to together with:

  • A covering letter addressing your suitability for the position;
  • Your CV; and
  • All HSC and University results for all results to date including repeated and failed subjects.
Applications for these positions remain open until they are filled

When working at Spry Roughley you will enjoy:

Technical Skill Development
  • Professional study support – CA & beyond
  • Residential training at each level with ACATG
  • Monthly technical training
  • External training
  • Feedback on every job
Personal Development
  • Structured induction
  • Encouragement from buddy when you start
  • the support of a buddy & Coach
  • Bi-annual Partner performance reviews
  • Supported personal goal plans
Career Development
  • Opportunity to become a good all round accountant before specialisation
  • Work in all areas – audit, business services & tax
  • Challenging research projects
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