Senior Finance Officer - Revenue (Part-time)

$932 - $1,054 weekly
  • Lithgow City Council
  • 180 Mort Street, Lithgow NSW, Australia
  • Dec 25, 2020
Part time Accounting and Finance

Job Description

Job No: LCCNSW3591
Location: Lithgow, NSW

About the Opportunity

Lithgow City Council are currently looking for a part-time Senior Finance Officer - Revenue to join their Finance Team for 28 hours per week. Reporting to the Rates & Revenue Manager, the Senior Finance Officer - Revenue is responsible for the maintenance and delivery of the Water/Sewer billing function and for contributing to the efficient and effective process of general rating, levying, collection and recording of all associated records.

The specific duties for this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintenance of the water billing system, including the issuing of notices and follow up notices and letters.
  • Assisting with the levying of rates and charges and issuing of rates notices for all rateable properties including supplementary rates notices.
  • Maintenance of Council's Water, Property and Rating database.
  • The provision of quality customer service to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Reconciliations of the Water Subsidiary Ledger to the General Ledger on a monthly basis.
  • Processing of Pension Claims and Changes of Ownership
  • Processing of Special Water Meter Reads and Issuing of Water Accounts
  • Rates Income Modelling for Water/Sewer income based on annual consumption
  • Debt Recovery relating to Water Usage Accounts

The successful applicant will have experience in computerised billing systems and excellent customer service and customer focus skills, as well as a Tertiary qualification in Business or equivalent. Ideally, the incumbent would hold NSW Revenue Professionals qualifications, however this is not essential.
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About the Benefits

If you are looking for a change of lifestyle, a new adventure, or looking for a new career as a Rates professional, this is the role for you.

In return for your hard work and dedication, Lithgow City Council is offering a weekly pay rate between $931.52- $1053.72 based on 28 hours per week. A higher salary may be negotiated for an exceptional candidate based on demonstrated qualifications, skills and experience.

In addition, you'll enjoy working within a friendly and supportive environment where your hard work will genuinely be appreciated.

If you're looking to join a dedicated team committed to making a real difference - APPLY NOW!

Applications close at 4pm on Monday 11 January, 2021.

*To be considered for this position you MUST address the Criteria. Applications that do not address the criteria will be automatically ineligible.*

*Council Employees who contact/canvass elected Councillors regarding vacant roles will automatically be disqualified from eligibility for those vacant roles.*

About the Organisation and Area

Lithgow is located on the western edge of the majestic Blue Mountains, and is a Sydney metro satellite. Lithgow offers a truly unique lifestyle and is at the start of an exciting transitional period to harmonise its urban, industrial, and rural qualities that are unmatched.

Lithgow is a city looking to the future to pursue its vision of sustainable economic development and community harmony.

Lithgow City Council is a member of WSROC.

Job Closing Date

Jan 11, 2021