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Assistant Accountant

Date: Nov 5, 2020

Location: Knockrow, AU, 2479

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

We are currently looking for an Assistant Accountant to join a friendly and supportive team based in Northern Rivers NSW.


Southern Cross Botanicals is a fast-growing company that develops and manufactures innovative plant extracts for the Cosmetic Industry.


Located near Byron Bay, we are an Australian subsidiary of an International listed company (IFF and Lucas Meyer Cosmetics), providing exposure to a multi-national organisation, whilst also retaining a small company culture.

We are seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant to join our team working at our Knockrow site and reporting to the Financial Controller.  This is a full-time permanent position that has key functional relationships with many facets of the business.


Job Requirements

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage full accounts payable and receivable functions
  • Full function payroll, superannuation and management of payroll tax
  • Calculate, review, prepare and lodge BAS/IAS
  • Purchase order processing and incoming freight
  • Great opportunity to report to Head Office


Skills and experience

To be successful in this role:

  • University degree in accounting, finance or business
  • MYOB knowledge and experience preferred
  • Strong excel skills
  • You are a highly motivated and driven professional
  • Strong attention to detail for ensuring accuracy of reports and documents
  • Ability to work autonomously, multi-task and prioritise


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more…