aps6 financial accountant in Canberra

ali mireskandari, randstad
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AU$ 82,898 - AU$ 95,181 per year

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canberra, australian capital territory
government & defence
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AU$ 82,898 - AU$ 95,181 per year
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ali mireskandari, randstad
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Randstad is interested to hear from all experienced Financial Accountants for an APS6 position which is available now with one of our Federal Government clients in their Financial Statements and Policy Services branch. Recruitment is under process now so don’t miss out time and apply quickly.

Your responsibilities:

  • Delivering high quality financial outcomes.
  • Confidently work under limited direction.
  • Support a small team and ensure the quality and timeliness of your work.
  • Demonstrate excellent judgement
  • Provide technical guidance in relation to financial matters
  • Assist in planning, capability development and strategic improvements.

Your duties:

  • Responsible for month-end financial reporting and the preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Preparation and review of month-end journals, procedures and reconciliations within time-critical deadlines
  • Preparation of the annual financial statements and disclosures including accounting position papers on accounting judgements and estimates
  • Engagement, development and management of relationships with key stakeholders (internal and external)

Your Experience:

  • Demonstrate an analytical mindset by analysing data to identify insights, issues, risks and opportunities, and proposes solutions in consultation with stakeholders
  • Strong technical and system expertise to understand, modify and develop financial processes in compliance with legislative, policy and regulatory frameworks
  • Exercises good judgement, seeks out opportunities to contribute to continual process improvement

Qualification and requirements :

  • Hold formal qualifications or experience in Accounting, Finance or relevant fields
  • Experience in SAP will be highly regarded
  • You must be Australian Citizen and be able to go through Integrity and security check processes

Your benefits package:

  • $82,898 - $95,181 (range depend on your experience) plus 15.4% superannuation
  • Canberra Base office location
  • Initial 12 months non ongoing contract

If you consider yourself fit for this position, I look forward to hearing from you soon. Please click “Apply” to submit your current resume in Microsoft Word format ( .doc or .docx ). For Confidential discussion on this role, you can email me ali.mireskandari@randstad.com.au or call on 0261323832

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


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Hold formal qualifications or experience in Accounting, Finance or relevant fields
Experience in SAP will be highly regarded

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma