ITW is a Fortune 200 company operating in nearly every corner of the globe. ITW has a powerful and unique business model and culture which is the key to over 100 years of success. ITW Construction Asia Pacific employs around 1100 employees in the region to service our key end markets and customers in residential and commercial construction. Our team has achieved some great things this year – such as being rated number 4 top Graduate Employer in Australia amongst 300 eligible companies!

We are proud of our portfolio of brands such as Paslode, Stockade, Buildex, Ramset, just to name a few. ITW’s products and solutions are at work all over the world, in deep-sea oil rigs, aerospace technology, bridges and wind turbines, healthcare, the spaces in which we live and work, the cars we drive, and the mobile devices we rely on. We are never, whether we know it or not, more than a few steps from an innovative ITW solution.

Job Description

The Assistant Accountant will provide support to the wider finance team by assisting in the preparation of financial statements and reporting, and comply with ITW policies, internal control, and external compliance requirements.

NSW/VIC Location

Primary Responsibilities

  • Bank reconciliations for all entities (AU & NZ)
  • Creation of journals and reviewing financial inputs for accuracy
  • Performing monthly reconciliations, investigate and resolve any discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Assist in the monthly FRIDA reporting to US
  • Participate in scheduled and unscheduled reviews and audits, both internal and external
  • Assist in other ITW reporting
  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Business with an Accounting Major
  • CPA/CA Qualified or studying/working towards
  • Experience working with an ERP system
  • Sound technical accounting knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and verbal
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Intermediate Excel Skills
  • Demonstrated experience in meeting tight deadlines

To be successful in this position you will have:

At ITW, our values are essential, a non-negotiable part of our culture and guide how we work together. The ideal candidate will live and breathe integrity, respect, trust, shared risk, and simplicity.

ITW provides a flexible and inclusive working environment where you will witness our enviable track record of internal career growth and progression.

Additional Information

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (“ITW” or “the Company”) is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or based on disability.

Please only apply if, you have full Australian working rights.

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