Manager, Accounting Advisory

  • Flexible work options - work smarter in a way that suits your lifestyle
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave - for mum, dad & foster carers
  • Nurture valuable client relationships
  • Be passionate about the ideas a diverse and inclusive organisation develops

The Opportunity:
At PwC, we help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From improving healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting Australia's start up industry, you'll build trust in society and solve important problems.
We are currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity for a Manager to join our Accounting Advisory team in our Perth One Assurance practice.
Accounting Advisory are a small but growing team passionate about providing innovative accounting solutions to clients. There is a significant growth opportunity in this area in the Perth market and this role is a key leadership position, supporting the achievement of our strategy.
Accounting Advisory provide specialised accounting and structuring advice to our clients, crafting structures and discussing accounting options for proposed transactions. We frequently work closely with tax and deals teams, helping the client to get the best possible outcome from a transaction. Our goal is to make complex accounting simple for our clients and bring a practical mindset to the application of accounting standards for real life transactions.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering quality accounting advice, making complex accounting simple and practical for clients
  • Helping clients to implement new accounting standards and develop appropriate processes to support effective financial reporting
  • Delivering internal and external presentations to clients in relation to accounting impacts of proposed transaction / structure
  • Helping to grow the practice through building relationships, proactive targeting of opportunities and developing proposals
  • Running, supervising and training junior staff

About you

We are looking for a Manager with validated experience in accounting advisory assignments. Experience in the Oil & Gas, resources and utilities sectors are valued but are not essential.
You will have strong communications skills, a business development mind-set and an interest in trying new things and a willingness to learn. You'll be a phenomenal relationship builder and capable of effectively leading your clients.
You will have:

  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Develop effective relationships with internal and external clients;
  • Qualified CA / CPA or international equivalent, with background in IFRS with 5-10 years post qualification experience;
  • Have exposure to or training in overseas accounting regimes such as US GAAP
  • A passion for helping clients with technical accounting matters. Deep technical knowledge expertise not necessary

What you will get from this role

  • Variety of experiences, diverse client base and on-going opportunities;
  • The option to work flexibly within a team where others are already doing so;
  • Challenging work assignments with the ability to expand your technical and commercial expertise;
  • Coaching and mentoring from a team of highly talented, market leading individuals;
  • Work with multiple internal teams (tax, deals, assurance) and external stakeholders (large ASX listed clients, International clients and large government departments);
  • Flexible mindset and ability to step into clients shoes and deliver solutions that meet their needs; and
  • Develop areas of accounting expertise and become a subject matter expert who provides valuable and considered insight on structures / transactions to clients.

Sound like you? Read on.
What we offer
Working for Australia's largest professional services firm, you'll join a global network spanning 157 countries that delivers meaningful outcomes for a wide range of clients.
Our culture and benefits are why we're LinkedIn's number one Australian workplace. With state of the art offices and premium technology, each person has access to flexible work options. The dress policy is flexible too - you choose what you wear based on the work you do with your team and clients.
Fostering an inclusive culture and embracing differences is at the core of everything we do. PwC empowers you to be yourself and work with people from many backgrounds to achieve things never thought possible. Get involved in our employee-led diversity networks (cultural, disability, LGBTI or gender equality) and benefit from our best-in-class policies such as 18 weeks maternity/paternity leave, flexible work and gender equity.
Up for a challenge? We're committed to helping our people unleash their potential. Hard work doesn't go unrewarded and industry best coaching, mentoring, training and development are ready and waiting. If you hold a genuine desire to make a difference and want to surround yourself with like-minded, talented and driven individuals who strive to do the same, apply now.
Eliza Wearn is the Recruitment Manager for the role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all. The minimum base salary for this role is eighty thousand Australian dollars.

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