Banks Group is constantly looking for professionals who exhibit a positive attitude, have a strong work ethic and like taking a proactive approach in a team-oriented environment.

We offer people at all stages of their careers the opportunity to join a young and dynamic team. We also provide access to valuable on-the-job experience for graduates. All employees at Banks Group are valued members of the team and have continuous access to our in-house training programs.

Since 1978, Banks Group has grown into one of the premier accounting firms in Melbourne. Now with the support of a network of offices in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria we have a premium brand that offers a holistic range of services. Providing services in Accounting, Financial Planning, Audit and Assurance, Management Accounting and Superannuation, our service lines have some of the most dynamic and dominant players in the industry.


Para Planner

Location: Hawthorn, Victoria
Work type: Full time

Due to growth in our Financial Planning division, a position has become available for an experienced Para Planner.  Reporting to a team of Financial Advisers, you will primarily be responsible for the preparation and implementation of advice documents. This job has the flexibility of working from home or the office.

Duties will include:

  • Supporting Financial Advisers
  • Preparation of Statements of Advice and Records of Advice, including:
    • Xplan modelling
    • Xplan data checks and input
    • Product price comparisons
  • Management and implementation of advice
  • Maintain the compliance of client records
  • Provide compliance support to Advisers
  • Attending to client queries
  • Provide administrative support

We work with high net wealth clients who require multi entity complex advice, therefore you must be able to tailor and structure advice documents for complex strategies in a timely manner.

Tertiary and RG146 qualifications are preferred along with a strong work ethic, attention to detail, excellent written and verbal communication skills and a confident professional manner.  Previous experience using Xplan and Xplan modelling is essential.

Please apply by forwarding your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to:

Annabelle Welsh | People & Culture Manager
T: 03 9810 0700
E: a.welsh@banksgroup.com.au


Intermediate Accountant

Location: Hawthorn, Victoria
Work type: Full time

As an Intermediate Accountant, you will be involved in tax compliance and business consultancy, with a client base that spans a variety of industries.  You will be given the scope to work on diverse and complex jobs to further develop your tax and business advisory skills.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Tax returns for companies, trusts, individuals and sole traders
  • FBT returns
  • BAS/IAS Returns
  • Cash flow budget forecasts
  • Preparation of annual financial statements for tax planning
  • MYOB/QuickBooks/Xero Accounts Reconciliation Journals
  • Budgeting
  • Assisting with training of the Graduate Accountants
  • Work paper/journal preparation

We have a strong focus on training and professional development to ensure your career objectives are consistently met.  Ideally, you will have completed or completing your CA or CPA and have worked in a similar or larger Australian firm.  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong work ethic and confident professional manner.

Please apply by forwarding your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to:

Annabelle Welsh | People & Culture Manager
T: 03 9810 0700
E: a.welsh@banksgroup.com.au


Senior Accountant

Location: Hawthorn, Victoria
Work type: Full time

Due to growth, we are seeking an experienced Accountant with 5+ years of public practice experience specifically in taxation.

As a Senior Accountant, you will be involved in tax compliance and business consultancy, with a client base that spans a variety of industries.  You will be given the scope to work on diverse and complex jobs to further develop your tax and business advisory skills.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Tax returns for companies, trusts, individuals and sole traders
  • FBT returns
  • BAS/IAS Returns
  • Cash flow budget forecasts
  • Preparation of annual financial statements for tax planning
  • MYOB/QuickBooks/Xero Accounts Reconciliation Journals
  • Budgeting
  • Assisting with training Graduate and Intermediate Accountants
  • Work paper/journal preparation

We have a strong focus on training and professional development to ensure your career objectives are consistently met.  Ideally, you will have completed CA or CPA and have worked in a similar or larger Australian firm.  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong work ethic and confident professional manner.

Please apply by forwarding your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to:

Annabelle Welsh | People & Culture Manager
T: 03 9810 0700
E: a.welsh@banksgroup.com.au


Administrator/Receptionist

Location: Hawthorn, Victoria
Work type: Full time

We are looking to recruit an experienced Administrator/Receptionist to manage a busy front of house and work with the dynamic administration team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Administration duties
  • Managing reception and inbound/outbound calls
  • Meeting and greeting clients
  • Processing incoming and outgoing mail
  • Providing administrative support to Partners, Managers and team members
  • Managing and maintaining 6 meeting rooms
  • Hospitality including inhouse functions
  • Typing and data entry
  • Electronic lodgements
  • Organising couriers
  • Filing, scanning and archiving
  • Ad hoc admin duties

Skills required for this role include:

  • Effective time management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Clear & concise report writing & typing skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to use inhouse IT systems including:
    • APS database
    • MS Office
    • Outlook
    • Adobe reader

Please apply by forwarding your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to:

Chelsea Talbot | Office Manager
T: 03 9810 0700
E: c.talbot@banksgroup.com.au