The average salary for a Senior Accountant at KPMG, LLP in Australia is AU$72,719.
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AU$66k - AU$77k
AU$66k - AU$77k
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Job Description for Senior Accountant
Senior accountants are the lead "numbers" people in any company with an accounting division. They are responsible for keeping a company financially organized. They must be talented in mathematics and organized so as not to miss any financial information. Even missing one number in the thousands of numbers they see every year can completely change the standing and decisions of their company executives. So, it is imperative that they be accurate. Senior accountants also will often manage team…Read more
Senior Accountant Tasks
- Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
- Investigate budget and variance issues.
- Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
- Maintain general ledger as needed.
- Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Accountant
The top respondents for the job title Senior Accountant are from the companies Crowe Horwath LLP, Grant Thornton Llp and KPMG International. Reported salaries are highest at PricewaterhouseCoopers where the average pay is AU$72,414. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Pitcher Partners and Crowe Horwath LLP, earning around AU$71,000 and AU$69,325, respectively. KPMG International pays the lowest at around AU$59,850. Grant Thornton Llp and William Buck also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying AU$62,816 and AU$67,407, respectively.
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