aps 5 - 6 / el 1 management accountant in Canberra

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
job type
reference number
apply now

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.


  • 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


  • Knowledge of, and substantive experience with SAP and / or TechOne
  • Substantive previous Federal Government experience / employment
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Highly-developed communicative skills - written and verbal
  • Australian citizenship

Highly Desirable:

  • 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.

apply now