We at Cafe Imports Australia are seeking to hire a new core member of our team!
This role will be helping to maintain accounts and business matters for the Australian office. This position will be working on accounting matters including invoice generation and accounts payable/receivable, reporting, administrative office responsibilities, customer service, and assisting with marketing for the Cafe Imports Australia office.
The ideal candidate is someone that is extremely comfortable with numbers, currencies, and open to learning basic coffee "C" market concepts.
This person will also be working closely with the US office to ensure reporting standards are maintained in Australia.
In addition, the right person is someone that is comfortable speaking to customers, and embodies Cafe Imports strong emphasis on a meaningful customer experience and education.
By nature of being a small business in Specialty Coffee, everyone wears several hats to continually innovate and keep progress moving in an ever-changing and exciting industry. The ideal candidate for this job is constantly looking at how to improve systems and procedures in the office.
Previous experience in accounting, account management, or some other position which included working closely with numbers and dealing directly with customers.
An interest in coffee and fine food, or an open-ness to learning more about specialty coffee
Willingness to travel to Abbotsford, VIC daily, M-F
Skills and Experience:
1. Accounting and Contracts
a. Demonstrate basic understanding of coffee "C" market and hedging
b. Be able to work easily between multiple currencies & units
c. Familiarity with accounting software
d. Understanding of expenses & reporting
e. Possess and demonstrate knowledge of transactional contract terms and terminology
a. Previous work experience in a consumer facing position
b. Ability to show empathy and deal effectively with challenging customer situations
a. Ability to navigate working with multiple freight carriers,
b. Generating bills of lading, creating pickups, monitor billing
a. Extremely organized, proactive, and very "type A" personality
b. Ability to work alone at times
c. Tidy and efficient in both physical space and communication
d. Strong interest in either specialty coffee, fine food, or some other culinary area
Email: email@example.com with CV and cover letter. No calls please.