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When we started back in 2000, we had one route, two aircraft and a dedicated team of just 200 people. Today, we have over 70 aircraft flying to more than 30 destinations across Australia and team of 6000 (and counting).

With travel well and truly back, we are united by our ambition to be the most loved airline in Australia, and always go one step further for our customers, colleagues and our wider community.

Join the team to today and be part of something big.


Job Overview

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Fixed Asset Accountant

Great inclusive team
Brisbane Head Office
Fixed Term Contract 12 month contract


Hello. We’re Virgin Australia. And we’re back (in a big way).

We’re the airline that’s always done things a little different. Our way. The Virgin way. For us, flying is so much more than simply taking off and landing (although we understand that is quite important). It’s about going the extra mile, in the air and on the ground, to create authentic experiences that put our guests firmly at the heart of everything we do. 


The Opportunity:

This pivotal role ensures integrity and accuracy of financial information and support for the Virgin Australia Group.

Essentially, you will provide overall support for the division during month-end, ensuring all balance sheet reconciliations are complete, liaising with external auditors ensuring all recommendations are action in a timely manner, calculate charges and post journals/accruals and calculate high-value provisions utilising detailed input data.


Additionally you will also:

  • Build and maintain effective relationships within finance and across business units & departments to deliver a seamless accounting and purchasing function
  • Ensure sub-ledgers have correctly interfaced and reconciled to the general ledger 
  • Review the monthly management accounts identifying errors, omissions and duplications to ensure the integrity of the management accounts 
  • Complete various reports based on financial information and present a clear understanding of the movements MoM inline with key drivers 
  • Complete month-end in accordance with the month-end timetable so there are no delays to the consolidation process are caused  


We are looking for someone who….

  • Is CA or CPA qualified
  • Has demonstrated experience in fixed assets, FOREX and CAPEX transactions
  • The ability to identify and implement process improvements
  • Holds between 5-10 years commercial/chartered experience
  • Has demonstrated working knowledge with Oracle Financials or other ERP systems
  • Is able to effectively problem solve and work to tight and changing deadlines and priorities
  • Is an effective communicator, both verbal and written with an eye for detail
  • A self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and take ownership


What you’ll get from us:

We’re committed to looking after you, with some of the best benefits and conditions in the industry – including (but not limited to):

  • Heavily discounted air travel for you and your loved ones (including $1000 worth of travel credits per year)
  • Flexible working arrangements (including work hours and work from home)
  • Discounts on travel insurance, car hire, accommodation and experiences worldwide
  • Discounted Virgin Australia Lounge membership
  • Hospitality, retail, technology, beauty services and wellness discounts
  • Wellness support, including the betterme digital wellbeing platform
  • A comprehensive Employee Assistance Program, which offers confidential coaching and support from qualified professionals for all aspects of life – physical, mental, social and financial
  • Dress for Your Day – enjoy the freedom to wear whatever is appropriate for the type of work you do and the day you have ahead of you


Equality rules

We’re all individuals. We love that. That’s why we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those from diverse cultural backgrounds, our friends in the LGBTQI+ community, and anyone else who wants to join our family. 



The safety and security of our people, guests and operations come first. Always. That’s why we’ve put together a comprehensive ‘Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy’. In a nutshell, to work with us, you’ll need to comply with our (and the airport’s) rules and regulations. And be fully vaxxed.


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