Careers

Established in 1975, we have 3 office locations across Gippsland and more than 70 team members. We are an innovative group of professionals whom over the last 5 decades have developed a suite of services that target the needs of small business and individuals in the taxation, business and financial advisory fields.

Employee Value Proposition (EVP) 

With our employee happiness consistently rating 8/10, we know we are doing lots of things right.
Here are a few of those things:

Want to join the Phillipsons’ Team?

We are always on the lookout for self motivated, forward thinking people to help drive the next stage of growth in our business. Could that be you?

If you are thinking about a future with us, sign up to stay connected and be informed on any new opportunities.

Current positions available.

  • Accountant – Agri
  • Accountant – Senior Advisor
  • Accountant – Advisor
  • Financial Advisor

Accountant – Agri

  • Gorgeous Gippsland location
  • Fun, Friendly, Supportive and Social Team Environment
  • The most flexible workplace – ever!

Are you an accountant passionate about agriculture?  Found what you want to do, but still looking for the right place to do it?

We are looking for a dynamic professional seeking the right environment, a fulfilling career, the right place to live, and the right life balance.  Someone enthusiastic about the agriculture industry and working with farming enterprises, helping them prosper and flourish.

Phillipsons Accounting Services is based in Victoria’s beautiful Gippsland, with offices in Sale 3850, Traralgon 3844 and Foster 3960.  Phillipsons boasts a family feel.  We appreciate the importance of each and every team member and the impact they have on clients and, in turn, the success of the region we call home.

We currently have opportunities for qualified Accountants who:

  • are passionate about all things agri.
  • have initiative in spades.
  • want to be part of a progressive and growing team.
  • have high standards of integrity.
  • are motivated and self-driven.
  • have an excellent understanding of accounting and tax principles, particularly as applies to small business entities.
  • are positive and client focussed.
  • have at least 3 years accounting experience (preferred).
  • have excellent communication skills.
  • would like to work in a friendly, supportive, nurturing and flexible business environment.
  • work well in a team and are looking to have some fun along the way.

Did we mention that we are a family friendly organisation and have an employee happiness rating of 8/10?

We are ideally looking for candidates who are seeking a full-time role.  For the right candidate, however we are open to part-time hours and/or school hours to enable work-life balance. 

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of our growing and dynamic team.  There is also the opportunity for you to progress within the organisation if that’s your aspiration.

If you meet the above criteria and you’re ready to take your career to the next level, please get in touch.  We would love to talk to you about all things agri, accounting and the opportunities available with us.

We are located in ‘The Middle of Everywhere’: 

https://themiddleofeverywhere.com.au/en/explore

How to Apply:

Please email your resume and a letter of introduction to us at:

Human Resources Manager

careers@phillipsons.com.au

Please Note: You must have the legal right to live and work in Australia to apply for this position.

Accountant – Senior Advisor

  • Gorgeous Gippsland Location
  • Full Time Permanent Position – Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Fun, Friendly & Supportive Team Environment

Are you a qualified Senior Accountant seeking a tree change / sea change to gorgeous Gippsland?

We have an opportunity for a dynamic professional seeking the right environment, a fulfilling career, the right place to live, and the right life balance.

Established in 1975, Phillipsons has enjoyed continued success and business growth.  We now have three offices across Gippsland – Sale 3850, Traralgon 3844 and Foster 3960.  Our team have also grown and we now number 70 employees.  We appreciate the importance of each and every team member and the impact they have on clients.

Phillipsons care about the needs of our clients and our people.  We aspire to be the advisor of choice and employer of choice for our clients, our people and our communities.

We are looking for a qualified Accountant who:

  • is a motivated and enthusiastic self-starter
  • is positive, professional and client focussed
  • would like to work in a friendly, supportive, nurturing and flexible business environment
  • has passion and thrives on the numbers
  • is well organised with high attention to detail
  • has a high level of integrity
  • uses initiative to contribute to ongoing continuous improvement
  • has a minimum 5 years experience in Accountant Role.
  • has a minimum 5 years experience in Accounting Industry
  • works well in a team and is looking to have some fun along the way

You will also need the following qualifications:

  • CPA or CA
  • Tax or BAS Agent

This is a full-time position; however, we are a flexible organisation so are open to part-time hours and/or school hours to enable work-life balance for the right candidate.

This is an opportunity to work as part of our growing and dynamic team.  There is also the opportunity to progress your career within the organisation if that is your aspiration.

If you meet the above criteria and are looking to join a family friendly organisation with an employee happiness rating 8/10, we would love to hear from you.

We are located in ‘The Middle of Everywhere’:

https://themiddleofeverywhere.com.au/en/explore

How to Apply

To apply please send your resume and letter of introduction to:

Human Resources Manager

careers@phillipsons.com.au

Please Note:  You must have the legal right to live and work in Australia to apply for this position.

Accountant – Advisor

  • Fun, Friendly, Supportive and Social Team Environment
  • The most flexible workplace – ever!
  • Rating 8 out of 10 for Employee Happiness

Due to our continued success and business growth, we currently have an opportunity for a qualified, motivated and responsible Accountant – Advisor to join our team.

We offer you a successful career in the delivery of accounting, tax and financial services to the people of Gippsland and beyond.

Phillipsons care about the needs of our clients and our people. Our team of professionals provide a range of services catering to our client needs.  Successful applicants will demonstrate a desire and commitment to work toward that goal.

We are looking for a qualified Accountant who:
  • is a hands-on team player who isn’t afraid to solve problems and ask questions.
  • has an excellent understanding of accounting and tax principles, particularly as applies to small business entities.
  • has at least 3 years accounting experience (preferred).
  • has active listening skills and good communication skills and is able to effectively communicate with team members.
  • is positive and client focussed.
  • would like to work in a friendly, supportive, nurturing and flexible business environment.
  • has high ethical standards.
  • uses initiative to contribute to ongoing continuous improvement.
  • works well in a team and is looking to have some fun along the way.

If you have these qualities, skills and experience we would love the opportunity to meet with you.

To apply for this Accountant – Advisor role with us, you will need to be fully qualified.

This is a full-time position; however, we are a flexible organisation so are open to part-time hours and/or school hours to enable work-life balance for the right candidate.

This is an opportunity to work as part of our growing and dynamic team.  There is also the opportunity to progress your career within the business if you desire.

If you meet the above criteria and are looking to join a family friendly organisation, we would love to hear from you.

We are located in ‘The Middle of Everywhere’:

https://themiddleofeverywhere.com.au/en/explore

How to Apply:

To apply, please email your Cover Letter, together with your current Resume to:

Human Resources Manager

careers@phillipsons.com.au

Please Note: You must have the legal right to live and work in Australia to apply for this position.

Financial Advisor

  • Fun, Friendly, Supportive & Social Team Environment
  • The most flexible workplace – ever!
  • Rating 8 out of 10 for Employee Happiness

Due to our continued success and business growth, we currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Financial Advisor to join the Team.

We are looking for a motivated, professional individual who wants to assist clients achieve positive outcomes.

To be successful in the Financial Advisor role, you will provide tailored impactful advice. You will be responsible for engaging and building long term relationships. You will provide an exceptional client experience, supporting clients throughout the advice journey, guiding them to achieve their financial goals by continuously evolving their plan.

As an adviser you will have strong interpersonal skills, be highly organised and process oriented with a proactive focus on solutions. In return we offer you a successful career in our organisation which delivers accounting, tax and financial services to the people of Gippsland and beyond.

Phillipsons care about the needs of our clients and our people. Our team of professionals provide a range of services catering to our client needs. Successful applicants will demonstrate a desire and commitment to work toward that goal.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is self-motivated, positive and client focussed
  • Has a genuine desire to help people achieve their financial goals
  • Operates with a commitment to professional and personal ethics and values
  • Is a team player with confidence to take charge, whilst also being comfortable working autonomously
  • Demonstrates a high level of emotional intelligence, is self-aware and has strong interpersonal skills
  • Has a robust understanding of financial planning compliance and the legislative & regulation environment
  • Has excellent time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines and manage workflow
  • Has exceptional oral, written and personal communication skills, with the ability to provide clear instructions to support staff
  • Has a solid understanding of the operation of financial markets, economics and financial products
  • Would like to work in a friendly, supportive and flexible business environment
  • Is looking for a challenging role whilst having some fun along the way

Qualifications:

  • Must have successfully completed a Relevant Degree
  • FASEA compliant and successfully passed the Adviser exam
  • Full compliance with CPD training requirements
  • Registered advisor with ASIC and NO disciplinary actions

Experience:

  • Minimum three (3) years experience as a financial adviser/planner
  • Asset management skills
  • Competent at writing own advice documents
  • Experience with HNW and SMSF and have worked in a self licenced firm (preferred but not essential)
  • Experience developing and maintaining long term, fulfilling client relationships (preferred but not essential)

If you have these qualities, skills and experience we would love the opportunity to meet with you.

This role is a full-time position; however, we are a flexible organisation so are open to part-time hours and/or school hours to enable work-life balance for the right candidate.

This is an opportunity to work as part of our growing and dynamic team. There is also the opportunity to progress your career within the business, including partnership if that is your desire.

We are located in ‘The Middle of Everywhere’:

https://themiddleofeverywhere.com.au/en/explore

How to Apply:

To apply, please email your Cover Letter, together with your current Resume to:

Human Resources Manager

careers@phillipsons.com.au

Please Note: You must have the legal right to live and work in Australia to apply for this position.

PHILLIPSONS
Accounting Services Pty Ltd
ABN 89 103 720 190
Phone: 03 5144 4566
Fax: 03 5144 5403
Email: queries@phillipsons.com.au

PHILLIPSONS
Financial Planning Pty Ltd
ABN 87 103 720 181
Phone: 03 5144 5207
Fax: 03 5143 3419
Email: fp@phillipsons.com.au

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