With over 20 years in the industry the team at MJ Bookkeeping & Accounting offer a flexible answer to your accounting and taxation needs. Our team of qualified accountants are great listeners whilst being friendly and easy going in nature. MJ Bookkeeping and Accounting pride themselves on their ability to build relationships with clients and tailor services specific to client’s needs.
Here at MJ Accounting, we believe in a collaborative approach to your financial requirements to achieve efficiency and most importantly success. Our qualified and experienced staff work with you to provide comprehensive tax compliance and accounting advisory services. Our role in your business is much more than preparing statutory returns, reports and declarations.
Founder, Mardi Jones is a CPA, holds a Bachelor of Business Accounting and is a registered Tax Agent and BAS Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.
Mardi is available to see clients both during and after business hours.
Meet Our Staff
The team at MJ Accounting genuinely help small business owners and individuals achieve success. Having seen countless businesses and individuals not achieve their full potential, they guide their clients to exceed their potential and fulfill their aspirations. Meet the team that takes the stress out of bookwork and helps small businesses thrive…
Mardi Jones started MJ Accounting in May 2011 and is the Managing Director. Mardi has over 20 years’ of accounting experience across a broad range of industries and individuals. She has a wealth of knowledge and skills gained over this time, advising on accounting, bookkeeping and taxation. Mardi’s professional credentials include Bachelor of Accounting, Diploma of Financial Planning and CPA. Mardi is a registered BAS Agent and Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioner Board.
Through her highly developed analytical skills Mardi is able to bring a unique insight into the needs of a company’s bookkeeping and accounting requirements. Under Mardi’s leadership MJ Accounting is focused on continuing to deliver a high quality of service and expertise in all areas of Bookkeeping, Accounting & Taxation services.
John Templeton is a financial advisor, currently an Authorised Representative with Synchronised Business Services Pty Ltd. John began his career in 1983 and is well established as a Risk Insurer adviser. John is well respected in the financial services industry and has built strong professional relationships with various life offices over the last 35 years. We are pleased with this new valuable addition to our team where we can draw on his wealth of knowledge and experience and ensure that our clients’ needs are well supported. John specialises in superannuation and insurances – Life, Income Protection, Critical Illness and TPD.
Senior Accountant & Manager
Reece joined the MJ Accounting team in February 2015. He has been in the tax and accounting industry since 2010. Reece’s professional credentials include a Bachelor of Accounting with a joint study in Marketing from Charles Sturt University. He also has Certificate III in Financial Services from Albury Tafe. Reece is experienced in cloud accounting software such as Xero and QuickBooks Online, in which he is a certified advisor for both programs. He is also very experienced to use your standard software such as MYOB and Reckon. Reece has extensive knowledge of tax and accounting as he has spent many years in the Australian Taxation Office and also public accounting practices.
Erin joined MJ Accounting in December 2016. Erin has worked in the accounting industry since 2011, and also for one year in financial services regulation in London for the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority. She completed a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting with Charles Sturt University in 2012, and is currently part way through her CPA Program studies. Erin is experienced with MYOB and is Xero Certified. Erin’s experience has given her strengths in Accounts Payable, reconciliations, cashflow and budgeting.
Accountant & Manager
Admin & ATO Liason
Julia is an ex ATO officer. Julia has 35 years management and hands on experience in income tax and superannuation guarantee compliance. She has also been a small business owner. As well as provided free book work using MYOB to both sons for trade businesses at various stages of their careers. Julia has a Certificate in Superannuation Principles and Practices (ASFA), Cert IV Small business Management. Julia is currently working as an admin assistant and ATO liaison for MJ Accounting. Principally actioning ATO mail items and negotiating payment arrangements for clients.
Helen has over 25 years’ experience in administration and reception work, mainly in the health industry. For the last 6 years Helen has been responsible for handling the administration and general running of the Melbourne office.
Sharon’s experience and knowledge across all facets of bookkeeping and accounting is second to none as she has over 15 years experience in the profession. As well as performing the bookkeeping role in her previous positions, she is also experienced in – the preparation of personal and business tax returns; the preparation of business financial statements; the preparation of corporate compliance documentation; arranging and negotiating business insurance including public liability insurance and workers compensation; budgeting, marketing and quoting.
Sharon is also very experienced in the use of MYOB and has gained a very high working knowledge of this program. She has an Advanced Diploma in Accounting from Newcastle TAFE as well as a Secretarial Certificate. Sharon is a registered BAS Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.
The spread of client base across industries and the challenges and responsibilities that come with this is why Sharon enjoys working with us.