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Careers at Lincolns

 

Lincolns are not your average accountants. Join our team and reap the rewards.

Who are we?

Lincolns is a team of 46 people who believe in providing great solutions to our clients. We also believe that having fun at work is important. Our business approach is to assist you in your learning and career objectives with opportunities that involve direct contact with clients and supporting the community with seminars and projects, whilst applying a genuine friendly culture to everything we do.

At Lincolns, accounting is what we do ... but this is who we are.  

What's in it for you?

Check out the benefits of working at Lincolns:  Lincolns ... a great place to work.

In addition, a position at Lincolns offers opportunities to suit people in any stage of their life and career including:

  • Opportunities to reach your full potential and develop your leadership skills
  • Exposure to “other aspects” of an accountant’s role, eg business plans, succession plans, interest rate and finance comparisons
  • The scope to really get to know your clients and develop solid working relationships with them
  • A positive corporate culture with an active social club, including family activities
  • Fortnightly in-house technical training
  • Central office location – in the middle of town and only two minutes to the beach
  • Outstanding work / life balance with the flexibility for people with a family to make that a priority
  • Fabulous lifestyle opportunities – local sports teams, live music, wineries, entertainment, award winning bars and restaurants, beaches, rugged coastline, ranges, sailing, kayaking, surfing, fishing, camping and whale watching at your doorstep (to name just a few!)

Current opportunities

Employment programs


Accountant

Sick of the rat race, sitting in traffic, finding a parking bay and never having any family time?  Our team only drive 5 minutes to work, have no parking hassles, can attend school assemblies while still putting in 38 hours a week, have direct client contact and plenty of room for career advancement.

Tell us about yourself

We want to hear from you. We are looking for a highly capable, energetic and motivated Accountant with 3-5 years’ experience to join our growing team.  You will work alongside our Partners, have direct client contact and there is plenty of room for career advancement as well as time for family and a personal life.

Some of what you’ll be doing includes

  • Prepare, examine and analyse accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and compliance
  • Prepare financial statements and tax returns
  • Interact directly with clients to maintain strong client relationships and be the point of contact for client matters
  • Prepare tax estimates and provide tax planning options
  • Provide business advice and solve problems

Does this sound like you?

Then we would love to hear from you.  Contact Jenni Leonard on 08 9841 1200 or by email at [email protected]


Graduate Accountant

  • Get out of the crushing environment in Perth and live in a thriving seaside city
  • Be part of a dynamic team in the largest Accounting firm in regional Western Australia
  • Develop your skills with training, mentoring and study support

Our graduates are assisted through the CA program.  We cover the cost of your CA modules and give you paid time off for study.  The moment you walk through the door you’ll have a one-on-one mentor to guide you.  You’ll also have an experienced manager to lead you.  Direct contact with Partners will fast track your learning and kick start your career.

Show us what you’ve got

We want to hear from you. We are looking for a highly capable, energetic and motivated Graduate Accountant to join our growing team.  You will work alongside your Manager and have regular Partner interaction.  There is plenty of room for growth and career advancement at Lincolns.

Some of what you’ll be doing includes:

  • Prepare, examine and analyse accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and compliance

  • Prepare financial statements and tax returns

  • Interact directly with clients to maintain strong client relationships

  • Prepare tax estimates and provide tax planning options

What’s in it for you?

Check out our employee benefits.  In addition, a position at Lincolns offers:

  • If you want to complete your CA, we will pay the costs and give you time off for study

  • A manager and mentor who is assigned to you to help you learn the ropes

  • Fortnightly in-house technical training and an annual face-to-face training session with Tax Banter

  • Exposure to “other aspects” of an accountant’s role, eg business plans, succession plans, interest rate and finance comparisons

  • Opportunities to reach your full potential and develop your leadership skills

  • The scope to really get to know your clients and develop solid working relationships with them

  • A positive corporate culture with an active social club

  • Central office location – in the middle of town and only two minutes to the beach

  • Outstanding work / life balance – no pressure to work outside of the regular office hours

  • Fabulous lifestyle opportunities – local sports teams, live music, wineries, entertainment, award winning bars and restaurants, beaches, rugged coastline, ranges, sailing, kayaking, surfing, fishing, camping and whale watching at your doorstep (to name just a few!)

Does this sound like you?

If you want your career to take off in an awesome environment we would love to hear from you.  Contact Jenni Leonard on 08 9841 1200 or by email at [email protected]


Gap Year Programme

The ‘Gap Year Student’ position at Lincolns BEYOND NUMB3RS is a fantastic opportunity for a student who would like to work for a year after completing Year 12 and before commencing formal studies at University or TAFE.

Key responsibilities of the role are:

  • Handling the mail

  • Distribution of confidential financial documents

  • Banking

  • Scanning

  • Filing

  • Photocopying

  • Reception duties

  • Assist with morning teas

  • Maintain the staff kitchen

  • General office duties and adhoc requests from the Lincolns team

  • Utilisation of Microsoft Office, in particular Word and Excel

  • Opportunity to complete Certificate III in Business

From this position, the student will develop organisational and technical skills that are highly sought after by employers in all industries.  

Exposure to working in the ‘real world’ will be gained and this will ease the transition from high school to entering the workforce.  The student will also increase their self-confidence and gain personal growth that will benefit them not only in the workplace but throughout their entire life.

Applications for our 2019 placement are now closed.


Cadetship Programme / Tertiary Studies

Lincolns encourages Tertiary Studies and allows this to be conducted while working in the following ways:

  1. Sandwich Course - ie: six months study and six months work each year
  2. Part Time work with correspondence studies
  3. Full Time work with correspondence studies

CA Programme

We support and mentor accountants studying the CA Program through the Institute of Chartered Accountants. We allow special leave for study, workshops and exams.


CPA Programme

We support and mentor accountants studying the CPA Program through CPA Australia.  We allow special leave for study and exams.


Graduates

We regularly employ and train Graduate University and Graduate TAFE accounting students.


Trainees without Formal Qualifications

We employ people and train into accounting roles without formal education or qualifications.