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Ryan Evans

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Accounting and Finance
Hourly Rate Contract

POSTED 26th Apr, 2017   REF NO. 5924

APS6 Activity Based Costing Accountant

The Organisation:

This specialised federal government agency administers a fascinating portfolio of programs and services. They work very closely with other departments and private sector businesses. The team is full of highly motivated individuals who have commercial experience. Due to internal promotions, they are looking for an analytical accountant to join their team.

The Opportunity:

Working with a close knit team, you will have the opportunity to overcome consistent challenges and see your work through to fruition. Your analysis will directly impact and facilitate the agency's current strategic plans and expected growth. This contract is initially offered for 9 months, employed directly through the agency, offers leave entitlements (sick/annual), and federal government superannuation rates. HorizonOne has successfully worked with this agency for a number years and over 90% of all contractors have been extended and/or offered permanent positions.

The Role:

Reporting to the Assistant Director, your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop and maintain the Activity Based Costing model
  • Analyse and report on costs using the ABC model
  • Prepare Cost Recovery Implementation Statements for products and services
  • Maintain ABC software and provide training to other users as required
  • Contribute to the development of financial policies and governance documents
  • Liaison with business units, other government agencies and bodies
  • Assist in providing specialist advice to Managers on revenue, pricing and cost recovery

The Person:

As someone with 2+ years' experience in Management Accounting, you'll have strong costing skills with a high level of comparative analysis utilising MS Excel, TM1 and/or other costings applications. You will enjoy working in a team environment where you can work both independently and collaboratively on projects. You will be comfortable liaising with stakeholders at all levels and enjoy conveying your ideas and discussing recommendations. A baseline clearance will be highly advantageous.

Not sure if you are a perfect fit?

HorizonOne works with an extensive network of employers in the region so if this role doesn't seem right; it is very likely that we know of a role that will be. Feel free to apply as we are always happy to help experienced accounting professionals.

The Salary:

$80K - $90K + Super commensurate with experience

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Ryan Evans on (02) 6108 4878, quoting Ref No. 5924

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