Accountant - Internal Reporting

Local government organisation seeking a qualified Accountant with Internal Reporting experience for an immediate start. This is a seven week contract starting ASAP, location is the North-Western suburbs. If you are looking to secure your next contract assignment, then read on...

About You

  • CPA/CA or near completion
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • PRevious experience in a similar role, preferably in a medium 
  • Ability to carry out financial analysis and report variance on budget
  • Ability to evaluate variance explanations provided by internal stakeholders, ensuring relevance and consistency
  • Previous experience in Local Government desirable, including knowledge of relevant accounting standards & regulations
  • Good knowledge & skills with bank reconciliation tasks 
  • Excellent systems skills, including experience Authority corporate finance system or similar
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills

About the position

  • Assist with coordination of the annual budget, quarterly forecasts and labour budgets
  • Provide a dedicated interface between the finance unit and other business units in matters related to general ledger, budgets and performance reporting 
  • Liaise with managers and coordinators in their monthly and periodic review of financial performance
  • Prepare monthly and period performance reporting package
  • Assist with the completion of financial performance, statistical and other reports as requested

If you have the relevant skills and experience, and are available ASAP for a seven-week contract, apply online today! 
Melbourne (Melton)