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APS5 Finance Officer

  • 6 month NOG contract

  • View to permanency

  • $50,000 - $75,000 + 15.4 % Super

Initial 6 month NOG contract with a view to permanency, $50,000 - $75,000 + 15.4 % Super, Central Location.

Your new company
This leading Federal Government department, is a key contributor to the safety and wellbeing of the Australian nation, they work both nationally and internationally and provide a key service to the people of the Australian Nation.

This is a rare opportunity for multiple candidates to transfer into this highly desired department where hard work and dedication can lead to fast career progression.

Your new role
This in an interesting and diverse role, where you will receive the opportunity to work in a diverse and supportive team to perform tasks inclusive of, but not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring the integrity of data on the general ledger

  • Support the internal and external reporting processes, including end of month accruals

  • Assist in agency wide compliance with accounting and financial management policies and legislation

  • Contribute to and assist with the development of an effective accounting policy

  • Assist with procurement policy and operations

  • Assisting business unit staff to initiate transactions correctly

  • Administering the end-to-end management of travel and credit card functions for the agency

What you'll need to succeed
The right candidate will have to ability to perform the above listed tasks to a high standard, you must be able to transfer departments in line with the public service act.

You will also have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance (Baseline, NV1 or NV2) ESC is highly desirable. Accounting qualifications are highly desirable as is holding/working towards your current CA or CPA

What you'll get in return
You will receive the opportunity to work in a diverse and exciting team, where you will perform multiple tasks within your area.

Within this team there is a strong push for career development and growth opportunities.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Jess on 02 6257 6344 or email Jess at Jessica.Kiah@hays.com.au

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Canberra, ACT 2601
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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