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Senior Fund Accountant - Group Finance

  • 932932
  • Melbourne
  • Full Time
  • Closing at: Aug 11 2022 at 17:30 AEST

About the business

We have a clear strategy and important work in place to become Australia's bank of choice.

Our values of teamwork, integrity, performance, engagement, leadership and passion are at the core of who we are and form the expectation of the behaviours we adopt every day.

Group Finance provides financial management, financial information, and financial solutions. We support the Group by:

  • Reporting on and contributing to the Group’s financial performance
  • Delivering analysis, insights, and advice
  • Providing corporate property and sourcing solutions
  • Managing risks and compliance.

Financial Control provides strategic and specialised financial services to the Group through the following teams: Finance Operations, Statutory Reporting and Program Management (the Funds)

About the role

As Senior Fund Accountant and reporting to Senior Financial Accountant your focus is to provide unit pricing and accounting services for the Sandhurst Common Funds and Managed Funds.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Maintenance and recording of data within accounting systems.
  • Establishment and documentation of accounting and record keeping processes.
  • Completion of bank and general ledger reconciliations.
  • Calculation of daily unit prices.
  • Preparation of quarterly, half-yearly and annual Fund distributions.
  • Preparation of financial reporting, including Financial Statements

About you

To be successful you will have:

  • Qualified accountant and or demonstrated experience of fund accounting for managed funds
  • Working knowledge of Australian Accounting Standards, taxation legislation relating to Managed Investment Schemes and Corporations Act.
  • Working knowledge of sourcing various market prices of equities, fixed income of etfs i.e Bloomberg, prices from fund’s websites, emails for Fund Managers
  • Knowledge of corporate actions, equity dividends, fixed income calculations and incorporating  in until pricing
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to work with and assist a range of stakeholders
  • Strong time management skill with the ability to prioritise
  • High level of problem-solving skills
  • Advanced capability with Excel and other Microsoft applications

What we offer

  • As part of a national organisation we can offer exciting opportunities within the broader Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Group
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • A range of staff benefits including discounts on bank products and services, share offers, flexible work options, paid parental leave and purchased leave options, excellent learning and development programs

At Bendigo and Adelaide Bank we believe a diverse workforce supported by an inclusive culture is central to our success and we actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity of thought to our business. We support candidate requests for adjustment to accommodate an illness, injury or disability to equitably participate in the selection process.

How to apply 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online with your CV and cover letter. Enclosed is a Position Description for this role Download File Senior Fund Accountant PD.pdf

Applications close COB Thursday 11th August 2022

For further information about this opportunity please contact Libby Prouse Senior Recruitment Advisor on (03) 8643 4015 or

It is a condition of employment with the Bank that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless you have a medical contraindication or acute illness which prevents you from receiving the vaccine and you provide satisfactory evidence of this to the Bank.





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