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POSTED 18th May, 2020 REF NO. BBBH11202
APS6 Finance Business Partner
Our high-profile federal government client is helps implement a once in a generation social and economic reform. The initiative has been designed to support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians.
This role is being offered as a 12-month hourly rate contract where you will be working with an Assistant Director who will value your input. The Assistant Director has had strong knowledge of government accounting frameworks and is willing to train and mentor you in your career. In the long term, you will have the opportunity to explore and expand your skills in the broader finance team which could include financial accounting or external costings. It is a great opportunity for someone who wants to get involved and make the role their own.
Key responsibilities in your role include:
- Building good working partnerships with business areas by providing trusted advice
- Month end accounting processes, including preparing journals and reconciliations
- Drafting monthly reports to key stakeholders that will influence decision making
- Assisting with the coordination of divisional input to external reporting requirements
- Providing advice to key senior stakeholders based on research/analysis of financial results.
You will be a high performing CA/CPA qualified Management Accountant with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to navigate the ‘grey’ areas. You will be working closely with the Assistant Director to ensure the business areas are provided with meaningful insight and analysis to facilitate decisions. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are equally important as being able to work within the team will be critical to your success in this role.
Whilst experience in internal budgeting or finance business partnering in government will be highly desirable, those who have knowledge of government accounting frameworks will be considered. Big4 accounting backgrounds will be highly regarded.
Applicants MUST be Australian citizen to be considered for this opportunity as you will be required to obtain an AGSVA Baseline security clearance.
$54 – $63/hr + Super.
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. 11202.