The current average salary of an Accountant is $69,429 per annum
No Australian business can operate without having to pay tax. Whether it is income tax, capital gains tax or GST, tax is a legal requirement. It is no surprise then to note that the top 3 accounting and finance occupations are all roles that deal with bookkeeping and tax payments. Without a good accountant a business can end up paying more in tax and fines than it needs to; small wonder that accountants are so much in demand.
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Accountancy has been an indispensable tool of business since day one. Having the right skills on your resume can help you get the accounting job you want.
- Good communication skills
- Good presentation skills
- Able to build rapport with clients
- Able to analyse and solve problems
- Good organisational skills
- Discretion while dealing with confidential information
- Professional and ethical
- Able to work as part of a team