A key focus within Thompsons Australia has been to design and implement systems to manage our biggest asset – our Human Resources. Our staff!

Some of our goals from the ongoing process are;

  • Empowerment of our people
  • Development of a team culture
  • Efficient management procedures
  • Common focus

Central to our system is the job description matrix from which we develop strategies for staff development.

Intermediate Accountant

The Opportunity: Single principal practice with offices in Hurstville, Wollongong and Darwin. We are looking for the right person to work alongside our existing team, taking an active role in supporting, servicing and developing our existing client portfolio. 

This firm has a genuine, friendly work culture. You will work with and assist to develop an existing client portfolio, in conjunction with our senior team.

Did we mention the travel opportunities?  The role is spilt between Wollongong and Hurstville requiring at least two days per week in each office.  From time to time you may also like to work from Darwin.

The Role: As part of a small dedicated team, you will:

  • Work with an existing portfolio of clients, across multiple industries.
  • Develop an understanding of our business operations, and proactively seek involvement in our process of business improvement.
  • Assist with implementing process improvements & group professional development and training.
  • Take a role in supporting team members as required.
  • You need solid communication skills, ability to learn/adapt quickly & confidently as well as a “can do” attitude.

Your Background: You are an enthusiastic degree qualified or near qualified Accountant with 3+ years’ plus experience in a Business and Taxation Services position in Public Practice. You need, as a minimum, to be experienced with MYOB & Xero accounting and tax software systems and be a self-reliant and confident individual.

Be in the right place at the right time! We are in the business cycle of a generational shift. This provides development and growth opportunities, which allow professional growth for the right individual, in a balanced and family-oriented firm.

Job Type: 30-38 hours per week.

Enquiries: Sue Cunningham  


Phone: 02 8567 4310

The application form will include these questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have experience using Xero?
  • How many years of public practice accounting experience do you have?
  • Do you have experience using MYOB?