Alan Larby

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Accounting and Finance
Hourly Rate Contract

POSTED 13th Oct, 2020   REF NO. BBBH11854

APS5/6 Financial and Management Accountants

Quick question: Why are accountants always so calm, composed, and methodical?***

The Organisation

Thousands of Canberrans choose to contract for the many benefits it provides, including increased work variety, being able to choose the type of work you do and where, learning opportunities, networking opportunities, and of course the pay!

In terms of job security through COVID, Canberra has continued to see strong performers receive contract extensions or even be made permanent. We have multiple federal government accounting opportunities for high performers with an AGSVA clearance.

Partner with us and let us guide you through these and many other options available in the jobs market. The depth of our networks gives you access to the best contracting opportunities in a heating market. As the leading specialists in our region for accounting and finance, we will take our time to get to know you and help you make the right move for your career.

The Opportunity

With a range of positions regularly available, we are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates due to placing a large majority of or active and registered candidates.

These opportunities will allow you to add value in a single entity and be well paid for your skills and experience. For us to find the right fit for you, we need to take the time to understand you and ensure that the opportunities we present are aligned with your goals and requirements for flexibility. This whole of person approach will ensure we achieve the best possible culture and skills match.

The Role

There are multiple roles available across financial accounting, treasury, tax, finance business partnering, internal and external budgets, costings. Some of our APS opportunities available include:

  • APS5 Finance Business Partner – 6 month contract
  • APS6 Financial Accounting (Administered and Departmental) – 4-month contract
  • APS6 Tax Specialist (FBT) – 6-month contract
  • APS6 Finance Business Partner – 12-month contract
  • APS6 Finance Business Partner – 6 month contract

Your Background and Experience

You have at least 6 months’ if not multiple years of experience in an accounting role in the public service. You will be highly regarded for your strong financial and analytical capabilities as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You have developed a strong understanding of Commonwealth finance frameworks in at least one specialisation – e.g. CBMS / finance business partnering / external budgets / financial accounting.

Keen to transition into the APS but without federal government experience? No stress! We have recently helped multiple individuals from commercial, tax/business services and consulting backgrounds transition in!

Salary / Rate

  • $50 – $65/hr + Super (labour hire contracts which includes a 25% casual loading)
  • $75K – $95K + Super (non-ongoing contracts)

How to Apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Kristelle Gadd on 02 6108 4878 quoting ref no. 11854.

***They have strong internal controls

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