Systems Accountant (Contract)

Systems Accountant (Contract)

Job Title: Systems Accountant (Contract)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BRE0904
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2020 15:47

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) are currently looking to speak to a Systems Accountant (Magiq/Chameleon Experience) to join a Local Government on a temporary basis.
  • ASAP - Friday 24th December
  • 38 hours a week
  • Northern Suburbs
  • $49.41 per hour plus superannuation 
  • Police Check Required 
Selection Criteria:
  • Identification of software and software enhancements and/or process changes that will improve business practices.
  • Ensuring continuous operation of the Chameleon system to ensure accurate and critical data is available to the organisation.
  • Provide training in the use of the Chameleon software to Users.
  • Assist the Team Leader in the development of strategic financial processes, plans and reporting systems for the organisation.
  • Assist the Team Leader Financial Strategy & Systems with linking financial and business plans to Council’s strategic direction.
  • Participation in the development of departmental business plans.
  • Together with Team Leader Financial Strategy and Systems co-ordinate and implement the ongoing development of modules within the Chameleon system with the exception of the New Works and Developer Contributions modules
Key Requirements: 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting or Commerce discipline and/or equivalent expertise.
  • Additional qualifications/experience in the field of information technology and information systems.
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Extensive experience in data manipulation, analysis and interrogation.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development of accounting policies and systems.
  • Knowledge of Crystal Reports and experience with Civica (Authority)
  • High level of skill and experience with Chameleon (Administrator skills), SQL and Visual Basic
Get in touch for more information!

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other positions within Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.


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