Senior Finance Officer

$90,099 - $103,117 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • ACT, Australia
  • 12 May, 2022
Full time Accounting and Finance Administrative, Clerical and Office Support

Job Description

Full-time Temporary

Closes: 25 May 2022

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $90,099 - $103,117 plus superannuation
Position No: 33666
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 11 May 2022
Contact Officer: Emelia Kayser on Emelia.Kayser@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 8378

Details: The Strategic Finance and Procurement Branch requires a self-motivated, highly capable Senior Finance Officer, to assist with financial and budgetary management. Working to the Director, External Budgets and Reporting, the role will require you to be familiar with the ACT Government budget process, and to have experience in monthly and annual financial reporting and capital works reporting. The successful applicant will have excellent communication, technical accounting skills and be able to liaise with a wide range of stakeholders on a broad range of topics. The successful applicant must be able to work in a very busy environment, manage parts of the budget and finical reporting process, and be able to find solutions to complex issues and identify ways to improve exiting processes.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

  • Relevant qualifications in Accounting or similar and/or experience is desirable.
  • Working knowledge of the Oracle, APIAS and TM1 systems is also desirable.

Note: This is temporary position available for an immediately start until 16 December 2022. An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only. This position will be operating from a workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW). Under ABW arrangement, officers do not have a designated workstation/desk. Staff are currently working primarily from home due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please discuss any concerns or questions you may have with the contact officer.

How to Apply: Applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae, a two-page statement addressing the Selection Criteria as per the Position Description, and details of two referees, one of which should be a current supervisor.

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Job Closing Date

25 May, 2022