Emma Wentworth

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Accounting and Finance

POSTED 9th May, 2022   REF NO. BBBH16189

APS6 Financial Accountant

The department is an independent statutory authority whose role is to enforce a range of legislation, promote competition, ensure fair trading and regulate national infrastructure for the benefit of all Australians. Competitive markets increase the prosperity and welfare of Australian consumers. Their role is to protect, strengthen and supplement the way competition works in Australian markets and industries to improve the efficiency of the economy and to increase the welfare of Australians.

The Opportunity

Join a supportive finance team with a positive, supportive working culture. This role is being offered as an initial 6-month hourly contract. The team has flexible work from home arrangements and is big on supporting your learning and development though cross skilling. The team culture invites growth and is warm. While those with experience in financial accounting in a Commonwealth Government Agency will be highly regarded, this also presents a great opportunity for high performers outside the Public Service to transition their career and learn how government operates in a team with well-established processes.

The Role

Key responsibilities include:

  • Prepare journals, including monthly upload journals from different finance systems
  • Prepare and upload the monthly actuals in CBMS to the Department of Finance
  • Prepare various notes for the annual financial statements
  • Liaise with various banks to gather rates on term deposits for the investment portfolio
  • Prepare the balance sheet reconciliations
  • Prepare the monthly Business Activity Statements to the Australian Taxation Office

The Ideal Person

You are a degree qualified Accountant who has completed their CA/CPA or have strong progression towards. You would love an opportunity to join a team who truly works together to ensure outcomes are delivered for the organisations. You will be highly motivated, and with a pragmatic and reliable common-sense approach to new problems and situations. You will be known for your strong technical skills as well as your high level of attention to detail/analytical skills.

Applicants MUST be Australian Citizens to be considered for this opportunity as you will be required to obtain an AGVSA baseline security clearance.

Salary / Rate

  • $54 p/h – 60p/h + 10% Super
  • 6 month, hourly contract

How to Apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Wentworth on 02 6108 4878 quoting ref no. BH ID 16189.

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