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Financial Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024
Our Mission to be Bold and Impactful
How you Contribute
Emesent is a high growth scale-up and our Finance team needs your help. We are looking for an experienced Financial Accountant who will work closely with our finance team members to deliver effective business outcomes. You will draw on your experience to own and enhance the day-to-day accounting and financial processes within the business, make recommendations for system improvements and contribute positively to the outcomes delivered by the finance team in our fast-paced environment. You will be proactive with a great eye for detail. Teamwork and collaboration are important to us so we are looking for someone who will embody our people-oriented spirit with internal and external stakeholders
Please note*
This is a full-time, 6 month, fixed term opportunity with potential to extend.

Here's what we need

  • Management reporting
  • Management of monthly general ledger close, internal financial and KPI reporting, and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts.
  • Preparation of data for reports for Board meetings
  • Assist with payroll and forecasting
  • Financial & regulatory reporting
  • Key contributor to the annual audit
  • Periodic investor relations reporting pursuant to shareholder agreement
  • Taxation & compliance
  • Key Contributor Tax return and R&D Analysis
  • Operational finance
  • Transactional accounting including fixed asset accounting, and ad hoc reporting
  • Such other duties as may reasonably be required
  • T & financial systems
  • Previous experience with general ledger accounting and ERP systems (Xero, HubSpot desirable)
  • Atlassian suite (desirable)
  • MS Office

How you'll succeed

  • Bachelors in Business or Bachelors in Commerce majoring in Accountancy
  • CA or CPA
  • Experience with month-end closure is required.
  • Relevant commercial experience
  • Working knowledge of IFRS as it applies to revenue recognition

The added perks

  • Get a competitive remuneration package + superannuation.
  • Work alongside a friendly and passionate team on cutting edge technology! - We know that our success and growth is a result of our motivated and inspiring teams.
  • Take up our genuine learning and development opportunities.
  • Settle into our great work environment and facilities.
  • Chill out and enjoy our loaded kitchen facilities with games, snacks, drinks, fresh fruit and coffee machine provided.
  • Take advantage of our office location in Milton - Enjoy the bustling cafes and tasty food options available!
  • Work in comfort with a casual dress code.
  • Utilise our secure bike storage and shower facilities offered on-site.
Who are we?
Emesent is a world-leader in drone autonomy, LiDAR mapping, and data analytics. Our vision is to autonomously map the inaccessible. Founded in 2018, with deep connections to Australia's globally recognised CSIRO, we have been striving towards our vision and rapidly grown into a mid-sized global organisation. Emesent has built a reputation for delivering high-quality data capture in the mining, infrastructure, survey, and mapping industries. Our team of 40 roboticists, engineers, and business development experts work side-by-side to deliver revolutionary efficiency, safety, and operational insights to our customers.
Our flagship product, Hovermap, is a smart mobile scanning unit that combines advanced collision avoidance and autonomous flight technologies to map hazardous and GPS-denied environments. Its award-winning technology utilises innovative hardware, advanced algorithms, and machine learning to automate collection and analysis of the physical world. Equally capable above ground or underground, indoors, or out, Hovermap is a complete mobile LiDAR mapping solution. Hovermap is uniquely versatile, it can be backpack-, drone-, or vehicle-mounted to map challenging, inaccessible areas enabling our customers to gain insights that were not possible before.
With multiple applications across several industries and a rapidly growing customer base, Hovermap and our other solutions are being used commercially for a variety of applications by enterprise customers around the world.