1d ago

APS6 Financial Accountant


Base pay $65 - $75/hr
Permanent Temporary Standard business hours
Unlock your match score

Full job description

Your new company
This Federal Government Agency provides a vital service within their industry, to ensure that key objectives are met, maintained and adhered to.

Your new role
This Federal Government agency is seeking a dynamic and highly skilled individual to perform tasks inclusive of, but not limited the following;

  • A good understanding of, and practical experience in financial accounting;
  • Competency in computerised Financial Management Information Systems (FMIS) (e.g. TechnologyOne) and the Commonwealth Government’s Central Budget Management System (CBMS);
  • The ability to work collaboratively and to develop solutions to analytical problems together with strong liaison and stakeholder relationship skills; and
  • The ability to act in a supervisory role within a flexible and supportive team.
  • Assisting with the preparation of the annual Financial Statements.
  • Reporting the monthly actual financial results via input into the Department of Finance’s Central Budget Management System (CBMS).
  • Preparing journals and undertaking processes for salaries, assets, depreciation, accruals and account reconciliations.
  • Undertaking the preparation of BAS and FBT returns.
  • Liaising and negotiating with staff and other organisations on financial processing and reporting of issues.
  • Developing, reviewing, implementing and documenting accounting and operational policies, procedures and practices.
  • Assist with other daily operations of the team as necessary.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you must be able to demonstrate the above listed skills, be able to work in a team environment, have experience working within a Federal Department / Agency, as would experience using TechOne or SAP with a current security clearance.

To be eligible for this role you must be a degree qualified Australian Citizen with a CA / CPA post qualification.

What you'll get in return
Effective leadership within a supportive, cooperative team environment with a competitive hourly rate offering & associated benefits of working within the APS.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, call Mark Robson on 02 6112 7641 or email mark.robson@hays.com.au

Candidates seeking an S26 Transfer are also encouraged to apply.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2660396


Licenses & certifications
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Financial Accountant jobs in Canberra ACT
Above avg. range
$65 - $75/hr
Market average
Market average
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
10 Aug 2022
Above avg.
$65 - $75/hr
Contract type
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

You may also be interested in these jobs