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Assistant Accountant

Job No: R202347
Location: Adelaide

  • Full time or part time position (60.8 to 76 fortnightly hours). 2 year fixed term position.  
  • $55,000 - $70,000 + Super + Salary Packaging* (to increase your take home pay - plus benefits if relocating from Regional SA or interstate) 
  • Located in Adelaide with potential for flexible working. 
  • Support towards CPA qualification.


You’re welcome at RASA 

Our belief in the transformative power of relationships lies at the heart of everything we do. 
You will be joining an inclusive, supportive and welcoming culture. Relationships Australia South Australia (RASA) Values are Diversity, Respect, Belonging and Learning and this is reflected in the way we work and treat each other Our teams embrace people from a wide range of cultures, backgrounds, beliefs, sexual and gender identities. We understand that your relationships are important, so we believe in being flexible, where possible, to support you to balance your work and personal commitments. 

Benefits of working at RASA:

  • You'll be part of an organisation that makes a real and meaningful difference to the most vulnerable in our community
  • You'll be working for an organisation that values diversity and proactively encourages leaning and continuous improvement
  • You'll be working in a supportive team environment with several certified Accountants who will support your growth and development

Other benefits include:

  • Additional paid Christmas close-down leave on top of your annual leave entitlements
  • Autonomy in your role with clear goals
  • A supportive team environment
  • Close proximity to public transport
  • Flexible working hours


Who we are looking for 

This role is ideal for new graduates who are eager to gain more hands on experience, or, a working parent with a solid background in accounting, looking for a rewarding role with flexibility to give you work-life balance.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (AQF Level 7) in accounting or undertaking the final year of this qualification
  • Have knowledge of financial accounting principles, reporting techniques as well as internal controls and procedures
  • Experience with computerised financial accounting systems
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Demonstrated experience with reconciliations and problem solving
  • Strong time management skills and an ability to prioritise tasks
  • Positive and proactive attitude


What you will be doing  

Day to day you will be focus on completing bank reconciliations, managing relevant helpdesk queues and monitoring and verifying accuracy of data from a range of standalone systems and uploading them into the general ledger. You will be raising invoices, preparing and posting journals, assist in BAS, FBT, RTWSA and Superannuation reconciliations and submissions. You will also use and grow your accounting skills to provide support to the Finance team as required.

For more information you can read the full Position Description.


If this role is what you are looking for, we’d love to hear from you. 

Enquiries: Any enquiries can be addressed to Tram Thai on 08 8330 3123.


Relationships Australia South Australia is a Child Safe and Equal Opportunity Employer

Please note that the services provided at RASA sites mean that our employees need to follow some specific requirements:  

  • A satisfactory DHS Working with Children Check
  • A satisfactory National Criminal History Check  
  • Have had the three TGA approved and recognised COVID vaccine doses and provide the certificate. If you can’t comply, you are encouraged to have a confidential conversation with the hiring manager about your individual circumstances. 


*How Salary Packaging can increase your take home pay 

Salary packing is an entitlement granted by the Federal Government to workers in approved non-government and health organisations. Salary Packaging can increase your take home salary by creating tax free earnings. In effect, $15,899of your wage can be paid tax free in each fringe benefit tax year. This 'tax free' amount is in addition to the tax-free threshold of$18,200for income.  


About RASA 

Relationships Australia South Australia (RASA) is a not-for-profit, secular, community organisation, helping people to overcome difficulties and bring about positive change in their lives. We offer services for families, couples and individuals of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.  To find out more about RASA go to 

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