Accountant - Internal Reporting

Accountant - Internal Reporting

Job Title: Accountant - Internal Reporting
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $37.25 per hour plus superannuation
Start Date: 03/404/2019
Reference: 2915396
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 01, 2019 09:32

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) are currently looking to speak Accountants - Internal Reporting to join a Local Government ASAP fro a 7 week temporary contract.

About the role:
  • 7 week temporary contract
  • Start ASAP
  • Western Suburbs
General Duties Include:
  • To provide effective day-to-day support, to Managers, Co-ordinators and other staff on General Ledger maintenance and accounting system (Powerbudget)
  • To provide effective support to Management Accounting Co-ordinator (MAC) during the preparation of Council’s annual budget and meeting various quarterly and monthly reporting tasks
  • Provide a dedicated interface between the finance unit and other business units in matters related to general ledger, budgets and performance reporting 
  • Liaise with managers and coordinators in their monthly and periodic review of financial performance
  • Prepare monthly and period performance reporting package
Requirements include:
  • A degree in Accounting /Commerce and substantial progress toward CPA or similar professional membership and relevant experience
  • Ability to carry out financial analysis and report on variance to budget and also critically evaluate variance explanations provided by managers and coordinators, for relevance and consistency
  • Sound knowledge of AUTHORITY corporate finance system or similar corporate finance systems
Get in touch for more information!

As an approved public sector recruitment partner we are ideally placed to assist you in your search for your next opportunity. For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other positions within Local Government or the wider Public Sector, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.