Finance Officer - APS4

About the Company

A Federal Government organisation in a phase of growth, they are looking for high character team members to help them achieve organisational goals.They are looking for motivated and conscientious individuals who share their values of trust, accountability, integrity and respect to join their growing accounts team.

About the Role

These are APS4 Finance Officer positions, so we are looking for experienced accounting/accounting support professionals who are available for a twelve-month labour hire contract beginning early July. You will be providing support to one or more the core finance functions: financial accounting, management accounting, financial analysis and business partnering. Requirements of the role will include performing finance-related procedural, clerical, administrative and operational tasks, with the aim of supporting the business unit to achieve wider organisational objectives.

Proactive and self-driven, you will be responsible for organising your own workflow and be comfortable with working in an autonomous position. The ability to develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders, and advise them in relation to a range of finance-related issues will be key to your success in this role. You will also be familar with SAP-based accounting information systems or similar systems. 

Key Requirements
  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting/Finance or a related field
  • Proficiency with and experience using SAP or similar systems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Previous government experience a bonus
  • Experience working in complex and diverse organisations

Please note this is a twelve-month contract assignment based in Geelong, starting early July. If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, please apply online with an updated copy of your resume and cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for this position.
Melbourne (Geelong)