finance officer in Newcastle

maddison arlidge, randstad
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newcastle, new south wales
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2 years
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maddison arlidge, randstad
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Your new organisation

Our community focused client is seeking an experienced Finance Officer to join their team for a temporary contract to start immediately to help make a difference in this great local business.

Your new role

In this busy and diverse Finance Officer role, you’ll be responsible for providing high quality financial, accounting and administrative services to meet compliance and organisational objectives. You have demonstrated experience in accounts payable and receivable, invoicing and debt collecting, processing payroll and maintaining and monitoring expenditures for the business.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Experience with Xero is non negotiable
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar position
  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting, preferably CPA or part-qualified
  • Effective communication skills to liaise and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders
  • High level of proficiency in the Microsoft Suite and able to pick new systems up quickly
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong administration skills coupled with attention to detail
  • Team focused with the ability to work independently in a positive, professional and productive manner

The successful candidate must be willing to undergo a police check and obtain a Working With Children Check.

What to do next?

If you meet the above criteria, click ‘apply now’ to submit an updated resume in word format. For further information please contact Maddison on 02 4032 7352 for a confidential conversation. If this role isn’t quite what you are looking for, please contact Randstad for a confidential discussion about your next career move.

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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Tertiary qualification in Accounting, preferably CPA or part-qualified

educational requirements