Reporting to the finance manager, supporting the accounting functions related to debt, revenue and banking, this role allows you to demonstrate your finance skills whilst servicing the community in a positive manner.The businessOur client, a large government body, is on an upward growth trajectory! Always looking to service the community and help others is at the core of the company values.The RoleBeing the finance officer, your main focus will be assisting in the debt management area.● Monitor and report on the revenue, collections, bad debt and debt levels● Identify and implement corrective actions on variations, and escalate matters to ensure any outstanding financial issues are identified● Assist in the development of reports on bad debt levels, provisioning and revenue estimates● Monitor accounting transactional data integrity to comply with the financial management legislation.● Contribute to the preparation of of budget and financial reporting documentation● Participate in projects to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial management● A hybrid of transactional financial tasks and more technical accounting tasks What you will need to exceedAs a finance officer, demonstrating strong numerical skills, experience in budgeting and financial accounting and reporting is essential. Demonstrated knowledge of government financial processes and procedures is preferred.● Experience in processing entries● Ongoing maintenance of a general ledger● Experience in developing and maintaining budgeting reporting systems● Excellent written and verbal communication skillsWhat you will get in returnA foot in the door in state government!● A friendly, productive team environment● Initial 3 month contract with hourly rate of payNext stepsThink you'll be a great fit for the role? Press the apply button or please contact JuliaBeaconsfield on email@example.com. 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.