Dive into a sea of opportunities

I am here

Senior Accountant Voyage and Operational

Posted on 07-Jan-2022
Application Close Date: 28-Jan-2022
Job Details
Accounting, Analysis and Reporting
Position Type:
Full Time
Job Reference:
Note clipNo File Attached

Carnival Australia is part of the Carnival Corporation, the worlds' leading cruise holiday company, representing iconic brands including P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Cunard, Carnival Cruise Lines, Holland America Line and Seabourn. It's an exciting time to join the local team, with the resumption of cruising just around the corner!

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this position will work closely with the manager to ensure a strong focus on systems, processes, training & support to ship based and shoreside accountants.

This is a Fantastic opportunity for a process driven accountant to gain valuable hands on experience across a uniquely diverse financial environment.  You will be a valued member of a highly skilled team, representing a global leading cruise holiday company.  As a top ten best place to work 2021 we will look after you, connect with you, take you places and reward you through an amazing suite of employee benefits. 

These are just some of the amazing things we offer at Carnival Australia:

  • Work life balance – 9 day working fortnights with full time pay
  • Health & wellbeing – physical, mental, and financial health benefits
  • Family & friends discount on travel and on-board product launches
  • Reward & Recognition – attractive incentive schemes and recognition programs

About You:

You're a passionate about the cruise industry and are excited to combine your love of cruising with sound accounting, process and systems experience.   Your bubbly personality, superior communication skills and initiative, will ensure your success within the Carnival Australia Community.

Key Responsibilities include;

  • Develop and maintain efficient and effective voyage accounting ensuring strong internal control structure, accurate financial/operating systems and compliance
  • Work directly with operations and ship based staff on an ongoing basis to facilitate timely and accurate data collection
  • Review process flows and activities to identify control weaknesses or opportunities for increased efficiencies
  • Conduct regular reviews of the balance sheet rectifying any outstanding balances
  • Coach and guide Accountants to ensure both the voyage accounting and cash applications are completed in time for the month end close
  • Develop and maintain a strong understanding of related onboard and financial systems and provides guidance to Shipboard staff

 You'll also bring;

  • 2-3 years related experience in accounting or finance
  • CA/CPA qualified desired or on the path to attainment
  • Experience with Hotel Systems and processes, systems and accounting
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Superior communication skills to effectively communicate with all levels within the business
  • High level of accuracy and strong attention to detail

At Carnival Australia we pride ourselves on promoting an inclusive and flexible workplace culture where individual differences are valued. We are committed to working with people's strengths and encourage applicants to approach us for any necessary adjustments.


Important Notice

Carnival Australia which operates P&O Cruises Australia is aware that some people have received emails claiming to offer employment positions with P&O Cruises Australia. These job offers are false and completely at odds with P&O Cruises' employment practices and have been reported to relevant authorities in Australia. P&O Cruises Australia does not send unsolicited emails offering job opportunities. Career opportunities at Carnival Australia are shown via this website. Should you receive an unsolicited email claiming to offer job opportunities at Carnival Australia or P&O Cruises Australia, you should not respond. Such approaches should be reported to relevant authorities in your country of origin.