Financial Accountant at Prospa

Full-time, Sydney sydney finance full-time
Posted 20 days ago

Prospa is driven by its people. Their diversity, skills and passion are the foundation of what we deliver to our customers – where employees are dedicated to achieving stellar results and exceeding customer expectations. Our values: obsess about customers; deliver value fast; day 1; simplicity; be bold, open and real; and one team, inform how we think and act every day. We are also recognised as an AON Hewitt Best Employer in 2017 and 2018 FINNIES Best FinTech Place to Work and a Great Place to Work in 2019.

Prospa helps small businesses across Australia achieve their dreams, by crafting an alternate funding pathway when traditional finance is not available. To date, we've helped over 24,000 unique small business customers across Australia with over $1.4 billion in small business loans.

Prospa has established itself as a clear #1 online lender to small business in Australia and current growth trajectories see the business continuing to invest in its rapidly growing team, currently 210 strong.

Prospa is extremely passionate about its people. Their diversity, skills, and passion are the foundation of what we deliver to our customers. Our people, in turn, are driven by our values.

The role

Our Financial Control team is looking for a Financial Accountant to contribute to the day-to-day financial activities of our fast ASX listed growing business.

This represents an outstanding opportunity to be part of one of Australia's most exciting and high growth ASX Listed FinTech businesses.

Key responsibilities include

  • Preparation and processing of month-end reporting up to the trial balance stage.
  • Preparation of month-end Balance Sheet Reconciliations (for example, in relation to commissions, intercompany, loan receivables and intangibles).
  • Preparation of tax and deferred tax accounting and reconciliations.
  • External audit liaison and support.
  • Assistance with the preparation of financial statements and APRA returns.
  • Ensuring accurate accounting treatment for technical matters, including hedge accounting, AASB 9 and AASB 15.
  • Assist with day-to-day operations of the Financial Control team including brokers, customers and cash transactions.
  • Supporting the Financial Control team with ad hoc accounting or operational matters.

About you

  • Chartered Accountant Australia with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in Finance / Accounting.
  • Previous experience in audit, ideally Big 4 but not specifically.
  • Financial services and banking experience will be highly regarded.
  • Strong technical accounting understanding.
  • Be a Proactive communicator with responsive engagement skills.
  • Have an eye on the detail – attention to detail is a must.

Come and Join Our Team

If you can see yourself at Prospa and feel you can contribute to the ongoing success of our company, please hit ‘apply’.

We embrace diversity in our people and our thinking and provide a collaborative, inclusive, innovative and respectful environment. We celebrate who you are, recognise & reward great achievements, and actively provide our people the same great experience we provide our customers.

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or disability status.

With the greatest respect CVs will not be accepted from recruitment agencies at this time.