David Harrington

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Accounting and Finance
Hourly Rate Contract
Financial Services

POSTED 5th Feb, 2019   REF NO. BBBH8553

APS6 Financial Accountant

The Organisation:

Our client is a Federal Government organisation with a specialist focus on compliance and safety. Nice work environment and well-designed offices located in South Canberra.

The Opportunity:

With the current occupant acting in an alternative role, this is initially a 6-month non-ongoing contract working within the organisation’s Finance team. As part of a good-sized team, there is more than ample opportunity to learn from others, and strong performers will be quickly identified. There may be an opportunity for contract extensions. This is a stable and sturdy team and organisation with interesting work and subject matter that may see you travelling Interstate intermittently to regional offices. The team is known for being relaxed but professional, who create a nice environment to work in.

The Role:

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Preparation of BAS and FBT returns
  • Fixed asset management
  • External reporting as required
  • Balance sheet, payroll, and monthly bank reconciliations
  • Assist in developing operating and accounting policies
  • Provide advice on the application of policies and procedures

The Person:

You are a person who is enthusiastic and enjoys achieving in a team environment. You are known for your attention to detail in your work and take pride in your strategic intuition. You are motivated by making a difference and love the fact that you can contribute to the wellbeing of Australia.

Prior experience in Financial Accounting within Government is essential. A relevant degree with CA/CPA or progress towards will be highly regarded, as will experience with TechnologyOne.

A Baseline Security clearance will be required and so current Australian Citizenship is mandatory.

The Salary/Rate:

$88k – $96k +15.4% Super

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact David Harrington on 02 6108 4878, quoting Ref No. 8553

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