About us

As the current Top 10 Australian Accounting firm, Bentleys is where you want to be.
Proudly independently owned and operated in South Australia for over 40 years, partnering with clients across South Australia and the Northern Territory, Bentleys SA is an integrated business services, audit and advisory firm and is helping businesses and individuals achieve their goals and aspirations, and get them to where they want to be.
Our mission is to focus on our people and equip them to deliver what our clients need. Our values of Authentic, Connected, Insightful and Dynamic are at the core of everything we do.

About the opportunity

We are seeking an experienced Finance Officer with extensive Accounts Receivable and Collections experience, to join our Finance team in Corporate Services.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this critical role will manage the Accounts Receivable function with a focus on debt collection. You will also support the end-of-month process and be a key stakeholder in the client experience.

This role provides the ability for the right candidate to improve systems and processes and bring their advanced communication and organisation skills to the forefront.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Manage the Accounts Receivable function for a large client base with a significant focus on debt collection
  • General finance administration tasks and transactions including (but not limited to) reconciliations, accounts payable, month end, reporting, client subscription billings, direct debits
  • Manage aged debtors and prepare monthly debtor reporting
  • Assist the Finance Manager with various tasks including General Ledger reconciliations, payroll, reporting
What you will need to succeed

You will have previous Accounts Receivable and collections experience and will thrive in a fast-paced ever changing environment, managing multiple tasks and projects within tight deadlines.

Our clients are the core of our business.  Balancing your exceptional customer services skills with your extensive collections experience, while ensuring a positive experience for our clients, will be the key to your success.

Your positive ‘can-do’ attitude, meticulous organisation skills and desire to be part of a contemporary firm, will in turn provide the benefits of an excellent working environment.

You will also possess the following:

  • Minimum 3 years finance related experience
  • Extensive experience in high volume Accounts Receivable, including account reconciliations and debt collection
  • Bank and General Ledger reconciliation experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite
  • Experience with Xero
  • APS experience – desirable but not essential
  • Cert IV Accounting (or similar) – highly regarded

What we offer

Located within the heart of the CBD, with a culture of connectedness where everyone has a voice, we encourage collaboration at all levels and embrace forward-thinking individuals coming into the firm. Our firm can provide you with a rewarding and dynamic professional career.

In addition;

  • Working with our size firm brings great exposure to complexity and challenges on client work, and opportunities for an extremely rewarding career.
  • Flexibility is supported across Bentleys and covers flexible work hours, flexible career opportunities, and flexible leave options.
  • Career development, networking events, training, and mentorship opportunities available to grow your career.
  • Study leave entitlements that support professional development for avid learners.
  • Access to a digital platform that offers performance development and training on tap, as needed.
  • Huge ‘discounts app’ across iconic retailers, fashion, food, technology, travel, lifestyle and other attraction discounts.
  • Vibrant social culture with plenty of events to get and stay connected.
  • Being part of a national network and global affiliate, provides exposure and career opportunities very few can offer.

Having a career with us means you are joining a dynamic firm with a rewarding future, built from a long stable history. This is a career boosting opportunity with the purpose of bringing financial confidence to the lives of South Australians, as you get them where they want to be.

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace, reflecting the diversity of our clients, the industries they operate within, and harnessing the unique talents, perspectives and experiences of all. We encourage everyone with relevant experience to apply.

If you are interested in being part of an exciting phase within Bentleys SA and this opportunity aligns with your experience and career goals, we want to hear from you. Please submit your application by clicking the APPLY NOW! button below. Your application must include a cover letter clearly identifying the role you are applying for, and how you are the ideal candidate for this role, along with your resume.

At Bentleys our values of Authentic, Insightful, Dynamic and Connected are at the heart of who we are. Come and see for yourself! 

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