Staff Accountant

Sydney

As the world’s leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions delivered by managed service providers (MSPs), Datto believes there is no limit to what small and medium businesses can achieve with the right technology. 

Collaboration, teamwork, open communication, and transparency are vital to our success. Datto motivates and empowers our employees to grow through professional development, training opportunities, and internal promotions. Whether it's on one of our sport teams, monthly happy hours, or other company functions; work hard play hard is not just a cliché here. Comprehensive health care packages and education reimbursement are just a few of our benefits.  

The Role

We are looking for A Staff Accountant to join our Sydney finance team supporting the APAC region,  based in Sydney, reporting to the APAC Financial Controller. The ideal candidate has excellent business acumen, proficiency in managing and analysing big data, and is skilled in utilising software tools such as Excel, to maximise efficiency and effectiveness of processes. In addition, the candidate has good accounting knowledge, internal controls, and experience working with external auditors. They are an analytical thinker with a data driven background that supports cross-functional work streams.

Inside The Job:

  • Assist in month-end close process and other assigned department related tasks, as necessary
  • Record monthly journal entries, cash transactions and prepare related account reconciliations including but not limited to bank reconciliations, prepaid expense, accrued expenses, accounts receivable and deferred revenue.
  • Support in the preparation of financial statements for presentation to the APAC leadership team
  • Ensure data integrity for assigned accounts including consistent compliance with internal controls over financial reporting
  • Actively maintain and review designated General Ledger accounts and activity
  • Investigate reporting discrepancies and communicate issues, effectively and in a timely manner
  • Development of SOX compliant documentation of internal controls systems
  • Support business processes such as management of operating costs and reporting by partnering with other departments, including but not limited to FP&A, Accounts Payable, Engineering, Marketing, Business Development, Human Resources, and Supply Chain Operations
  • Consistently evaluate areas for process improvement and automation
  • Partake in ad hoc accounting or finance projects and analysis, as assigned
  • Assist with external audit requests during both the annual audit and quarterly reviews

About You:

  • Accounting or similar degree
  • CA or working towards CPA desirable 
  • Experience of 2 years + working in a commercial environment, within the Technology industry
  • Experience with working in a complex ERP system; NetSuite is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills: proven ability to communicate effectively with internal and external business partners at various level in a clear and concise manner
  • Team player with a strong work ethic
  • Tech savvy and MS Excel super user (candidate must be comfortable working with and analysing large datasets)

Datto - A little more!

Datto offers Unified Continuity, Networking, and Business Management solutions and has created a one-of-a-kind ecosystem of MSP partners. Datto supports our partners 24/7/365. This commitment is a value at the core of every role in every office, always doing the right thing, and putting our customers first.

Benefits

At Datto, we’re committed to cultivating a healthy, positive and growth enabling environment. We are proud of our wide ranging benefits package which is available to all full-time employees, including:

  • “Datto University” virtual on-boarding program
  • Private health insurance
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Income protection
  • LinkedIn Learning
  • Headspace App
  • Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
  • Charity match program
  • Education reimbursement

Datto is an equal opportunity employer. 

By submitting an application, you acknowledge we will process your data in order to consider you for the position you apply for and for other open positions within our company for which you may be suited.  We collect and store your data in accordance with our Recruiting Privacy Practices.

(AU Only) Note: Only candidates who are Australian Citizens or hold perm residency will be considered.

Agencies please note: This recruitment assignment is being managed directly by our internal talent team. We will certainly reach out to our external partners if we require additional talent options. Your respect for this process is appreciated.

Staff Accountant

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