Experienced Bookkeeper

In this progressive, boutique accountancy firm, bookkeeping is a key part of the service suite available to clients.

This is an opportunity for a dynamic, experienced bookkeeper to position themselves in a growing, professional environment that is supportive and family-friendly.


  • Opportunity to enjoy flexible hours and work environment
  • Great company culture and values
  • Progressive, growing Newcastle based business


The Role:

This is a great opportunity to work for a growing firm providing solid bookkeeping and reporting services across a diverse client base. Based in Newcastle, our client is dedicated to building strong client relationships and helping clients achieve financial success. This role will include:

  • Working on a range of different clients’ accounts using various accounting software programs (Xero experience is critical)
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Identifying and communicating queries with clients
  • Superannuation
  • Business Activity Statements
  • Payroll, Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable


About You:

  • Your exceptional communication and customer service skills will be key to building strong client and colleague relationships and achieving set tasks.
  • You will have solid experience in all aspects of bookkeeping, management reporting, preparing Business Activity Statements etc and an excellent knowledge of general accounting principles.


If you are the right mix of technical skills, drive and personality then start a conversation with Hunter Recruitment Group today. We’d love you to make a video cover letter to accompany your resume. Get creative and really sell yourself!

Apply through the “Apply Now” button.

Food Processing Work

Food Processing Work

  • Flexible, on call shifts
  • Monday to Friday only
  • Fast paced manufacturing – not for the faint hearted!

We are looking for extra staff for our talent pool at our manufacturing plant in Rutherford. If you have food processing experience and are looking for flexible/on call work, take a look!

We are interested in speaking with people who have:

  • Food Manufacturing Experience
  • Conveyer/Process line Experience
  • Machine Operating Experience
  • Available for an on-call roster with a view to ongoing
  • Be available for 8 hour Day, Afternoon or Night Shifts (some sections work 12 hour shifts)
  • A willingness to take a 5am phone call and get to a call in shift for 6am – this is important as we must cover all shifts and great reliability is rewarded

Great casual pay rate – $22.94 starting rate as trainee plus shift allowance (conversion to full casual rate $26.98 after a short period of time)

You must be able to provide 2 contactable work references and have transport to and from work.

We want people who can work safely, take instruction, work independently have an ability to keep up with fast paced production line & are super reliable.
If you have just ticked all of the above boxes then we want YOU!

Please APPLY online and successful applicants will be contacted.

Admin / Accounts Officer

Admin / Accounts Officer

Are you obsessed with accuracy?  Are you looking for flexible, family friendly hours? Are you an accounts-professional who enjoys a sprinkle of customer relations? We have the role for you!

  • School-friendly hours
  • Rutherford location
  • Interesting manufacturing environment

The Role:

Our client operates a unique manufacturing plant in Rutherford. At the heart of the role is invoicing and accounts which require an extremely high level of accuracy and precision. On top of this is the customer management aspect to the role which requires regular, effective communication with a variety of clients. The perfect person will have the ability to step up into office management and ultimately some graphic design work.

Beginning at five days, 20 hours per week, this role has the ability to fit in with school hours, but also provides the exciting possibility to increase hours in the coming months, without impeding on school hours.

About You:

To be successful in this role it is crucial you possess the following skills:

  • Advanced skills in Xero Accounting Software
  • Demonstrated accounts experience
  • Pro-active customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Willingness to work in an environment of high standards of performance
  • A dedication to your work and a high work ethic


If you believe your skills suit this position we would love to hear from you. Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter detailing WHY you are the right person for THIS role. For a confidential discussion please feel free to call our office on 4936 6537 to speak to one of our consultants.

Occupational Hygienist

Occupational Hygienist

Our client is based in the heart of the Hunter Valley and services many heavy industrial, commercial and domestic sites in the region. Rapid client growth based on years of expert service has them in expansion mode. This is not one of the global giants of the space but a boutique customer service focused group of experts where you as an individual will have autonomy to be the best in your field.

The role:

  • Conduct occupational hygiene monitoring for identified health hazards including airborne contaminants such as dusts, asbestos, heat stress, chemical and microbiological contaminants, and noise
  • Provide technical reports and advice on occupational health issues
  • Hazardous chemical management
  • Administrative work that occurs in consulting such as quote preparation, system and procedure development
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders

The Person:

This is not just an equipment operator role – we are seeking an individual who can understand the science behind the data

  • An interpreter of information
  • A customer driven professional with an ability to have meaningful discussions with clients
  • An expert report writer
  • Skilled equipment operator
  • Not a desk jockey – this is a predominately site based role
  • Have an understanding that flexibility in client delivery is key – some work will be conducted outside of normal business hours and you may need to travel throughout NSW

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Have Tertiary qualification in Occupational Hygiene, Chemistry, WHS, Engineering, Environmental Science or other suitable discipline
  • A minimum of 3 years professional field experience
  • Strong commitment to health, safety, quality and best practice concepts
  • Excellent organisational skills, task management skills and attention to detail
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skills and proven ability to work to deadlines
  • Capable of working effectively with minimal supervision / Ability to work independently but effectively in a small team environment
  • An understanding of the relevant regulatory bodies, processes and legislation
  • A valid unrestricted driver’s license and excellent driving history
  • Australian Citizenship or rights to work in Australia
  • Computer literacy and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software including but not limited to Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Must pass a drug and alcohol test.
  • Applicants with membership or qualifications from the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists will be highly regarded.


To apply for this role please submit your resume along with a covering letter detailing your motivation by clicking the ‘Apply’ button below.

If you’re feeling brave, sell yourself even further by adding a short video to tell us why you’re perfect for this role.

Confidential inquiries are welcome and may be directed to Hunter Recruitment Group on 02 4936 6537.

Horticulturalist / Landscaping Supervisor


• Do you have Cert IV in Horticulture or Landscaping?
• Are you a natural people person with hands-on leadership experience?
• Are you an innovative, motivated, problem solving individual?

Hunter Recruitment Group are proud to partner with registered charity, The Huntlee Academy. The Huntlee Academy was formed to provide work, skill development and higher-level career opportunities for local disadvantaged people including Indigenous Australians, youth, long term unemployed, mature aged workers and those with a disability. With the immense growth and continued development of the exciting new Huntlee town, the Academy is seeking the services of a qualified individual with a minimum of 5 years hands on experience.


Your duties will include:

  • Mowing and edging lawns, clearing areas of debris and leaves, planting and watering flowerbeds, identification and eradication of weeds, cleaning pathways and sidewalks, pruning and shaping bushes and trees, determining the correct usage of pesticides and fertilizers, monitoring plant health problems, managing irrigation systems and other general maintenance.
  • You will be a master multi-tasker who can efficiently work within budgets and time constraints.
  • Management and involvement in inductions, training and competency assessments will be an important aspect of the role.
  • You are a people-person who will thrives on creating positive working relationships between Huntlee Estate, employees, vendors, clients and contractors.
  • A cornerstone of this role is an unwavering commitment to safety and WHS legislation which will included conducting audits and involvement in investigations.

The Successful Candidate

You must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A stable career history, relevant formal qualifications including a minimum of 5 years’ experience in landscaping/horticultural roles.
  • Excellent communication and organisational capability, including good IT skills.
  • Proven track record from ground work to completion of projects.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and resourcefulness.
  • Thorough understanding of the Building Code Australia as well as WHS Legislation and Codes of Practice
  • Current White Card, First Aid Certificate and NSW driver’s license.
  • It would be beneficial (but not essential) if you have Chemcert qualifications, Cert IV T&A, HR licence or experience in the not-for-profit or disability sector.


  • Magnificent work environment in the beautiful Hunter Valley where no two days are the same.
  • Be involved in creating positive social impacts on a daily basis.
  • You will have front line involvement in the aesthetic and functional operation of the first new town in the Hunter Valley in 50 years.
  • Salary Sacrificing benefits of working for a Charity organisation.

To apply for this role please submit your resume along with a covering letter detailing your motivation by clicking the ‘Apply’ button below.

If you’re feeling brave, sell yourself even further by adding a short video to tell us why you’re perfect for this role.

Confidential enquiries are welcome and may be directed to Hunter Recruitment Group on 02 4936 6537.


Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Exciting, one of a kind business
  • One-stop-shop for professional wealth creation services
  • Nationwide servicing

This is not your average, white bread accounting firm. These guys are innovative. They are one step ahead of the pack. They are all these things for one reason; their people.

If you have business acumen in spades and a professional, high performance attitude, you’ll fit the mould.

You will be based in modern offices at Beresfield, at the end of the M1, but your clients will be nationwide and you will be comfortable utilising technology to communicate.

This is an opportunity to establish yourself in an environment of constant growth where your lateral thinking and leadership qualities will be valued and your clients delighted.

Key responsibilities include:

Contribute to the continual enhancement of the range of products and services offered to our clients

Working with new clients coming from our referral sources and marketing

Actively source other opportunities to bring new clients to the business

Manage the flow of information between clients and our firm

Prepare BAS’s and IAS’s

Prepare Tax Returns and Financial Statements, including Depreciation Schedules

Prepare CGT calculations and provide advice to clients

Provide general accounting and taxation advice to clients and follow up to clients with queries

The ideal applicant would have:

Experience in managing all facets of a client’s accounting/advice needs

Expert level working knowledge of Accounting Software eg Xero, MYOB, Handi Suite of products etc

Have exceptional communication skills both written and verbal.

Be willing to grow with this firm of dynamic professionals


Working with such a progressive organisation brings rewards in terms of a great salary package but also this is an opportunity where your career can grow. Opportunities to climb the ladder and become a partner is in play for driven, professional individuals.

If you are currently working in a local accounting firm and are looking for more, start a confidential conversation with HRG today – 02 49366 537.

To apply don’t just send your resume. Send us a cover letter outlining your skills fit but more importantly showcasing your motivation to apply for this opportunity. Even better be brave and send us a 60 second video cover letter. This will sell you so much more effectively.