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APS4/5 Equivalent Assistant Financial Accountant
Ref. JW220520 - ACT

6 month non-ongoing contract | $70,010-$76,074 per annum plus superannuation | Parkes, ACT location

Our Federal Government client is currently seeking an APS4/5 equivalent Assistant Financial Accountant to join their team. You will be a highly committed individual who will be joining the Financial and Assets Accounting Team. You will be a part of a small team and will report to the Financial and Assets Accounting Finance Team Leader. To be successful in this role you will have a high level of accuracy with strong communication and collaboration skills. PLEASE NOTE: A Baseline Security Clearance is required for this position.

Duties will include:

  • Fixed assets register maintenance, including assets valuations, stock take and regular transactions processing
  • General accounting and administrative duties including month end processes, reporting, monthly accruals, depreciation schedules, project settlement and reconciliations
  • Build effective working relationship with the project teams and other business areas to ensure all policies, procedures and processes are in line with the Department’s overall accounting policies
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual financial statements disclosures
  • Provide support to internal and external audit processes
  • Provide advice and technical accounting support reporting DPS fixed assets
  • Other ad hoc duties as directed

    Skills and abilities:

  • Experience in SAP fixed assets register/processes such as depreciation run, disposals, additions, stock count, project closure and valuations
  • Experience in general Accounting and administrative functions such as general leger management, reconciliations and reporting
  • Ability and readiness to work in a collaborative way, engage actively with stakeholders and promote a culture of high team performance
  • Experience in a small to medium Government Agency

    This is a security assessed position. Applicants must be an Australian citizen, with successful candidate either holding or having the ability to obtain a Baseline Australian Government security clearance or undergo other employment suitability checks.

    SOS Recruitment is committed to the principles of workplace diversity and equity in employment and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, women, people with family responsibilities, people with diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds, religious beliefs and LGBTIQ people.

    Please complete the following to register your interest in this position:

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      Do you have a current government security clearance? If yes, in comments, please confirm what level you are cleared to, and when you obtained the clearance.
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