el1 senior accountant in Australia

ella calderwood, randstad
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AU$ 67.00 - AU$ 80.00 per hour
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government & defence
job type
working hours
AU$ 67.00 - AU$ 80.00 per hour
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ella calderwood, randstad
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job description

Your new company:

Seeking an EL1 Senior Accountant to join the team. Your new company is a fantastic government entity and are leaders in innovation. You will be part of the finance team who are a key element of the resource management framework for the agency.

Your new role:

In your new role you will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for the efficient and timely delivery of quality financial services, support and advice
  • Supervise the work of the operations unit including review and approval of journals, payroll, contracts and invoices
  • Manage the month end process including timely reconciliations and maintenance of the asset register
  • Ensure timely and accurate responses to internal and external enquiries with high level of customer service
  • Manage treasury functions including appropriation drawdowns and cash investment in term deposits

The ideal candidate:

  • Previous experience in a similar position is highly desirable
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Proven time management skills and flexibility to undertake a range of tasks and meet deadlines
  • Strong understanding of the Department of Finance’s Resource Management Framework and Australian Accounting Standard
  • Ability to monitor task progress against performance expectations to ensure deadlines are met
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in an APS environment with recent management experience

What you will get in return:

  • Attractive salary
  • Highly sort after department
  • Supportive team
  • Feel valued and challenged

If you think you suit the above criteria, hit APPLY NOW and your resume will be automatically sent to Ella Calderwood!

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.


Finance | EL1 | accounting | Government | APS | Senior


none specifically required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma