Finance Technical Support Officer

$79,594 yearly
  • Mareeba Shire Council
  • 65 Rankin Street, Mareeba QLD, Australia
  • Dec 28, 2020
Full time Accounting and Finance

Job Description

Mareeba Shire Council is currently recruiting for a Finance Technical Support Officer. The Finance Technical Support Officer provides high level support to the Management Accountant across all are areas Council with a primary focus on the Infrastructure Services Directorate.

The Finance Technical Support Officer is responsible for the coordination of operational and capital budgets, annual and quarterly reviews and budget deadlines. This position provides financial data to directors and managers, ensuring home cost centres are correct and assisting in the maintenance of chart of accounts (General Ledger, Operational Ledger, Capital Ledger and RMPC Ledger).

The Ideal candidate will have tertiary qualifications and/or extensive experience in financial operations, preferably budgets, of a local government or similar entity industry. Experience using Microsoft Excel in a financial context at no less than an intermediate level is essential. Those candidates with a good understanding of financial systems, preferably Tech1, will have the advantage.

More information about the responsibilities and requirements for this position can be found in the enclosed position description.

Benefits of this position:

  • Permanent, full-time position but part-time hours will be considered for the right candidate
  • Level LGOA 5 – $79,594.06 per annum (full time)
  • Mareeba Allowance – up to $1,443 per annum
  • Up to 12% superannuation
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Rostered days off (19-day month)


For any additional inquiries contact Elisa Tatti – Manager Finance on 07 4086 4674 (during business hours only)

How to apply

To apply for this position, submit the following documents to our recruitment email address

  • Cover Letter
  • Current Resume
  • Fully completed Application Form

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Sunday 24 January 2021

Job Closing Date

Jan 24, 2021