Posted on: 13/02/2018

Salary: 45.00 -> 60.00 Per hour

Job type: Temporary/Contract

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APS5/6 Hourly Rate
Central government agency
12 month contract

Our client, a central government agency is currently seeking an accountant to support the financial management of the portfolios.

The duties primarily involve organising, co-ordinating, disseminating and reporting budget and other performance and financial information within the Division. The successful applicant should be a team player, show initiative, be flexible and have a capacity to adapt to change. At the APS 5 level, specific duties include:

  1. Assisting with preparation of monthly expenditure and management reports;
  2. Assisting with preparation of month-end accounts, budgets and forecasts;
  3. Liaising with cost centre and/or project managers in order to provide project expenditure reports and other financial information;
  4. Reviewing current budget, expenditure and financial information and identifying opportunities for improvements;
  5. Providing advice and guidance on financial matters to staff in the branch as required;
  6. Providing backup for other finance team members, including the Accounts Payable Officer as required; and
  7. Completing ad hoc financial and reporting tasks.

Duties are similar at the APS 6 level, though with greater levels of responsibility and less direction.

Security Clearance is required and prior experience in government is essential along with a strong working knowledge of SAP experience is desirable. This is a great opportunity to start in a contract role immediately.

Like to know more?

To submit your application, in strict confidence, please apply online using the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Connie Tong, Consultant in our Canberra office on 02 6229 1562, quoting Ref No. 1A/13093

Your interest will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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