aps 5 - 6 / el 1 management accountant in Canberra

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location
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
job type
Contract
reference number
90M0297245_1497327793
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job description

The Role:

  • We are looking for individuals with substantive experience in Federal Government employment. Beyond strong accounting and finance experience and grounding, you must possess outstanding communication skills as you will be liaising with cost centre and / or project managers on a daily basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with preparation of monthly expenditure and management reports
  • Assisting with preparation of month-end accounts, budgets and forecasts
  • Liaising with cost centre and / or project managers to provide project expenditure reports
  • Reviewing current budget, expenditure, financial information to identify opportunities for improvement
  • Providing relevant expertise, advice and guidance in financial matters
  • Maintaining and reviewing fixed asset registers

Essential:

  • Knowledge of, and substantive experience with SAP and / or TechOne
  • Substantive previous Federal Government experience / employment
  • Account and financial - including budgeting and monthly management reporting
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Excellent communicative skills - written and verbal
  • Australian citizenship

Highly Desirable:

  • Previous experience in property and / or project accounting
  • Significant experience with Asset Accounting / running a sizeable Fixed Asset Register
  • A minimum of baseline clearance is not essential, but highly desirable
  • Significant experience with cost-modelling
  • Relevant professional qualifications - CPA and / or CA - especially advantageous

How To Apply:

  • Open to Australian citizens only. Non-citizen applicants will not be considered. Click APPLY to submit your application online. Please furnish a cover letter and relevant CV in WORD form. The Randstad specialist finance and accounting team will endeavour to be in touch with you as soon as possible.

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