Internal Accountant with growing creative accounting firm - flexible hours!


  • Are you an experienced accountant looking for a flexible workplace?
  • Are you looking for something different to the usual corporate environment?
  • Growing and dynamic creative-industry specialist accounting & advisory firm
  • Permanent part-time opportunity available at our HQ in Fox Studios, Moore Park

About the role:

We’re growing and as a result of that we want someone who is so much more than ‘just a bookkeeper’. As the Internal Accountant you will be reporting directly to the Managing Director and will be responsible for the financial management of our growing firm. We’re looking for a self-starter who can not only work within an existing system, but look for practical ways of improving it as well.

The role is permanent part-time involving approximately 25 hours per week and we’re flexible on how those hours are delivered. There is definite scope for this role to grow as the firm grows.

Key responsibilities:

  • General bookkeeping duties for the firm including payments, payroll, bank reconciliations
  • Management of trade debtors including chasing up delinquent payments
  • Management of our trust account including payments in and out
  • Managing our sub-tenants including bookkeeping, sending invoices, updating leases
  • Cash flow management and reporting
  • Constantly looking to improve our financial systems and performance
  • Contributing to, and protecting, our great team culture

About you:

  • To be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following skills, experience and attributes:
  • Experience working with Xero (ideally 2+ years)
  • Strong financial literacy (e.g. can you easily put together a system to manage cash flow?)
  • Strong communication skills – both written and spoken
  • Strong computer skills (e.g. can pick up new software quickly)
  • Ability to empathise and influence (e.g. call a debtor and have them like you AND pay up)
  • Able to work autonomously

About Generate:

Generate is Australia’s leading accounting and advisory firm specialising in creative and innovative business. We’ve been around since 2001 and have a team of 20 brilliant staff who work with a large range of clients from music promoters to advertising agencies to jewellery designers and everything in between.

We value the team culture we have here at Generate strongly and protect it accordingly. Our dynamic team enjoy the company of one another and the various perks that are on offer here, such as team boot camp every Friday morning, fortnightly team lunches, regular outings including team building activities, working-from-home options, employee awards and much more.

To be considered for this role, please send a current resume along with a covering letter which clearly explains why you think you’d be perfect for this role to recruitment AT generate DOT com DOT au 

Bonus points for anyone that can work the word ‘banana’ into the covering letter with panache.

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