Financial Accountant (ASAP Start)

Financial Accountant (ASAP Start)

Job Title: Financial Accountant (ASAP Start)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Western Suburbs
Salary: $38.36 per hour plus superannuation
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BR040620
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2020 17:46

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of a Financial Accountant to join a Council in the outer western suburbs.
  • 4 Months - Start ASAP
  • Authority experience – preferred, not compulsory
  • Must undertake a Police Check
  • $38.36 per hour plus superannuation 
Knowledge and Experience:
  • A degree in Accounting /Commerce and progress toward CPA or CA membership and appropriate experience.
  • Relevant experience in financial, management accounting and/or financial systems is required.
  • Sound Knowledge of the operations of a fully integrated corporate financial management, Executive Information Systems and also an understanding of database query language would be an advantage
  • A good understanding of accounting standards and regulations and its applications in the Local Government context.
  • Proficiency in use of window based applications and databases with demonstrated skills in Excel.
  • Initiate improvements to processes and procedures as well as respond positively to change.
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing with all levels of staff and various Statutory Bodies to effectively solve inter organisational issues.
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111