Financial Services Accountant

Short Term contract (1- Month) for a Financial Services Accountant for a government client.
 
  • Reconcile all the general ledger balances on a timely basis to facilitate the production of high quality financial and statutory reports.
  • Assist in ensuring that Council is meeting all of its external statutory obligations including GST, FBT, Fire Services Levy, Grants Commission and ESC reporting.
  • Undertake all aspects of asset accounting in accordance with appropriate accounting standards and regulations.
  • Review and recommend appropriate changes to asset value thresholds, depreciation rates.
  • Provide assistance in Council’s annual Budget preparation process in the context of the Long Term Financial Strategy and Corporate and other Plans as directed
  • Assist with the implementation of the annual budget including the coordination and monitoring of the budget profile
  • Assist with the preparation of the year-end financial statements and audit process
  • Ensure all Balance sheet accounts are reconciled monthly in accordance with the agreed timetable
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting/Business/Finance
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of financial accounting experience within a medium sized finance team Membership of a professional accounting body (CPA/CA or equivalent)
  • Strong understanding of Australian Accounting Standards as well as working knowledge of financial and management accounting principles and concepts
  • Experience using Technology One Accounting operating and reporting or another similar system
 
KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
  1. Tertiary qualifications in Accounting or Commerce discipline and/or equivalent expertise, and membership of a professional accounting body (CPA/CA or equivalent) or working towards
  2. Experience using TechOne and local government experience
  3. High level knowledge and understanding of accounting standards and principles and expertise in general ledger, fixed asset and general accounting processes
  4. Strong financial accounting skills including preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and assisting in preparation of annual financial statements and the audit process
 
01/06/2021
Melbourne (Melbourne)
Contract
Accounting
BH-361059
Nimisha Taneja
Short Term contract (1- Month) for a Financial Services Accountant for a government client.
 
  • Reconcile all the general ledger balances on a timely basis to facilitate the production of high quality financial and statutory reports.
  • Assist in ensuring that Council is meeting all of its external statutory obligations including GST, FBT, Fire Services Levy, Grants Commission and ESC reporting.
  • Undertake all aspects of asset accounting in accordance with appropriate accounting standards and regulations.
  • Review and recommend appropriate changes to asset value thresholds, depreciation rates.
  • Provide assistance in Council’s annual Budget preparation process in the context of the Long Term Financial Strategy and Corporate and other Plans as directed
  • Assist with the implementation of the annual budget including the coordination and monitoring of the budget profile
  • Assist with the preparation of the year-end financial statements and audit process
  • Ensure all Balance sheet accounts are reconciled monthly in accordance with the agreed timetable
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting/Business/Finance
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of financial accounting experience within a medium sized finance team Membership of a professional accounting body (CPA/CA or equivalent)
  • Strong understanding of Australian Accounting Standards as well as working knowledge of financial and management accounting principles and concepts
  • Experience using Technology One Accounting operating and reporting or another similar system
 
KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
  1. Tertiary qualifications in Accounting or Commerce discipline and/or equivalent expertise, and membership of a professional accounting body (CPA/CA or equivalent) or working towards
  2. Experience using TechOne and local government experience
  3. High level knowledge and understanding of accounting standards and principles and expertise in general ledger, fixed asset and general accounting processes
  4. Strong financial accounting skills including preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and assisting in preparation of annual financial statements and the audit process
 
01/06/2021
Melbourne (Melbourne)
Contract
Accounting
BH-361059
Nimisha Taneja