Brown-Forman Payroll Officer / Assistant Accountant in Sydney, Australia

This position will be responsible for providing payroll and tax related services, along with support to our financial accounting function. You will also be involved in the continuous improvement of controls, procedures and systems.

Duties & Responsibilities

Payroll tasks:

  • Liaise with third party provider to validate payroll processing, ensuring accuracy and timeliness

  • Drive process improvements, data accuracy across payroll function

  • Comply with relevant legislation and corporate guidelines

  • Respond to payroll and tax related queries from employees and HR team

  • Provide payroll analytics to management team

  • Maintain novated lease balance and product allowance register

Accounting:

  • Complete Fringe Benefit Tax return

  • Maintain Fixed Asset Register

  • Process banking in SAP

  • Assist accounting team with various tasks, including journal processing, reconciliations, ABS surveys

  • Support Senior Financial Accountant as required

Our Culture

Brown-Forman’s culture is a direct reflection of our deeply held core values of integrity, respect, trust, teamwork, and excellence. Our values are woven through everything we do and guide our actions with employees, customers and communities. Our culture values diversity and encourages trust, openness and mutual support in order to build high performing teams comprised of diverse skills, cultures and experiences.

We are an equal opportunity employer, supporting a diverse and inclusive workplace. We recently won the AHRI 2018 Award for LGBTI Inclusion and the Australian LGBTI 2018 Award for Organization of the Year. We are also a DCC Female preferred employer. We encourage applications from all backgrounds.

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Finance

City: Sydney

State: New South Wales

Country: AUS

Req ID: JR-00000164