We are currently seeking an experienced Accountant to join Perth’s award winning and largest independent full-service creative advertising agency.  Our independence sets us apart at Rare and allows us to put people at the heart of everything we do.

As the Accountant, you will work directly with our Director of Finance & Operations to oversee the agency’s financials, utilising your expertise in financial analysis and reporting to drive accurate and insightful decision-making.


Your Responsibilities can include
  • Manage end-of-month processes according to a detailed checklist, including preparing monthly financial reports, reconciliation of the accounting ledger, and undertaking required analysis.
  • Weekly banking reconciliation and priority supplier payment run, as well as a monthly supplier payment.
  • Assist with weekly cashflow forecast.
  • Prepare the Quarterly BAS returns and monthly IAS.
  • Assist with end of financial year reporting and annual FBT return, with external accountants.
  • Manage your direct reports to deliver Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable according to checklists.
  • Manage your direct reports to deliver Administration, Events and IT requirements for the office according to checklists.
  • Oversee the professional development of 3 direct reports.
  • Assist colleagues with ad hoc financial and administration queries.
  • Assist with continuous improvement in the Finance and Administration areas
About YOU

As the Accountant, you’ll be a versatile multitasker and adept manager handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, and administration. Serving as the financial steward for our agency, you’ll deliver precise reports, resolve challenges efficiently, and inspire the team with your motivational prowess, showcasing a proactive approach and readiness to ‘Excel’ from the get-go.


Skills & Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree or Diploma in either Accounting or a related field with working towards professional membership as a CPA or CA.
  • High level of proficiency and experience in Excel (including Pivot Tables and V-Lookups).
  • Analytical mindset with a keen eye for detail and problem-solving skills.
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a similar accounting role, with proven experience in team support and reporting analysis.

About US

    • We have a creative, fun, strong and rewarding team culture.
    • Values that align with our team – Be Good Humans, Find the Fun, Wonder More, Join Forces and Hunt Greatness.
    • Heritage listed office building & city centre location, for convenience, comfort and to enable our high-performing team.
    • We pride ourselves on building close and mutually respectful relationships with our amazing clients, locally, nationally and internationally.
    • Member of the Advertising Council of Australia.
    • Perks? We have over 50 of them! Here’s a few highlights:
      • Flexible and remote working for greater work and life balance.
      • Mental Health support through our confidential and 24-hour Employee Assistance Program counselling, as well as Rare Reset Days.
      • Paid Parental Leave, a baby shower and celebratory announcements when you’re growing your family.
      • A $1,500 p.a. training allowance and a 24 hours study budget to help you hone your professional development
      • A celebration of all cultures within our very thorough and active Festive Calendar, as well as supporting cultural public holiday swaps.
      • A freebie day off for your birthday!
      • Cakes, party pies and an always stocked drinks fridge.


    If you’re passionate and live and breathe accounting, but seeking a fun advertising environment to do it in, we’d love to hear from you!  Please apply today by submitting your Resume and a one-page Cover Letter.

Please apply today by submitting your Resume and a one-page Cover Letter.

The Fine Print

We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

To apply, you must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Emailed applications will not be accepted.

No recruitment consultants please.

As we strive to Be Good Humans we will endeavour to respond electronically to all applications that are unsuccessful. However we appreciate your understanding that due to the high number of applications that we will receive, we are unable to reply to individual phone calls or emails.

Be good

We care about doing good work and doing the right thing by our clients, of course. But most of all, we care about being good to each other. We want Rare filled with happy people with healthy lives.

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