Alan Larby

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Accounting and Finance
Hourly Rate Contract

POSTED 7th Mar, 2019   REF NO. BBBH8713

APS6 Management Accountant - Budget Costings Review

The Organisation:

Our client is a Federal Government agency located centrally in Canberra. They are a large Department with a relaxed but professional environment.

The Opportunity:

If you desire an opportunity for greater exposure in a small, friendly and relaxed team, this could be for you. This is initially a six-month hourly rate contract with good opportunity for a permanent role for a strong performer. Day to day you will have significant exposure to internal budgeting and costings. If you are seeking to develop a career in Government Management Accounting, this is a good role for your learning and development.

The Role:

Key responsibilities in this role include:

  • Review capital costings work, including sense checking the numbers, understanding assumptions, and performing due diligence activity
  • Develop and maintain supporting worksheets for internal budgets and costings.
  • Assist to coordinate budget process and budget documentation
  • Engage with relevant stakeholders to understand their business areas and key programmes so that you can assist with accurate costings and forecasts underpinned by supported assumptions

The Person:

This is a numbers focused role that requires strong analysing skills. You are a person who can learn fast and contribute quickly. Qualified accountants with Big4 advisory backgrounds encouraged to apply.

The successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • Relevant accounting qualifications including CA/CPA or good progress towards
  • Previous experience in management accounting
  • Sound awareness of the PGPA Act and its compliance requirements
  • High attention to detail in your numbers and for documenting assumptions
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills with ability to analyse and interrogate data
  • A high level of organisation with ability to manage tight deadlines and competing priorities
  • Highly developed interpersonal engagement skills

The Salary/Rate:

$50 – $60 per hour + super (Immediate start)

You must be an Australian Citizen with ability to obtain a Baseline AGSVA security clearance.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Alan Larby on 02 6108 4878, quoting Ref No. 8713

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