The opportunity

Outstanding opportunity for two accounting graduates looking to commence a career in either audit or SMSF accounting in a highly reputable Northern Beaches accounting firm.

The company

Allan Hall Business Advisors is a large Northern Beaches chartered accounting firm offering a vibrant working environment and a passionate, knowledgeable team of close to 90 staff and 8 partners.

Our unique combination of outstanding professionalism and teamwork, together with a friendly, community oriented approach and work culture has seen us maintain an outstanding reputation as trusted advisors for 60 years. We have a strong client focus and have recently taken out major firm-wide and individual awards in the Financial Review Client Choice Awards in 2016 and 2017 and we were again finalists in 2018.

This is an opportunity to join a firm that values and rewards its employees with career growth, comprehensive wellbeing initiatives and personal development opportunities.

Allan Hall also offers you the chance to combine lifestyle and career, working in the modern Lifestyle Working building offering a pool, fully equipped gym, light and open space. We are conveniently located directly behind Warringah Mall in Brookvale.

More details can be found at our website

The role:

We are looking for two dynamic recent or nearly completed university graduates to join us at Allan Hall Business Advisors one to specialize in SMSF and the other to specialize in audit. You will both be given ongoing training and guidance to enable you to grow your career in your respective division.

If you are interested in specialising in Audit – your role will include exposure to all core functions of the audit business which includes external audits, financial statement preparation, internal audits, due diligence reviews and general accounting advice. You must have an interest and general understanding of the audit process and audit risk assessment in order to be successful in this role.

If you are interested in specialising in the growth area of SMSF accounting – your role will include training on timely and accurate completion of all accounting and tax services for SMSF clients, ensuring obligations are delivered at a high level of customer satisfaction & preparation of financial accounts and tax returns for SMSFs. A genuine interest in working with self-managed super funds is necessary for this position.

Your skills and experience:

You will have recently completed or be close to completing university studies in Commerce/Economics or Business with an Accounting major.

You will also have:

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong organizational skills, time management and ability to meet deadlines
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and presentation
  • A desire to learn in a challenging, informal yet professional environment

Successful applications will be rewarded with excellent career progression opportunities and a competitive salary. You will also be encouraged and supported in further professional development.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to If you would like more information, please contact Janelle Parish at Allan Hall Human Resource Services on 8978 3752.

Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted for the next stage of the recruitment process. Thank you for your understanding.