Senior Finance Officer | Local Government Opportunity

Job Title: Senior Finance Officer | Local Government Opportunity
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney Domestic Airport
Salary: $45 - $60 per hour
Start Date: 2019-04-08
Reference: JO-1904-94592
Contact Name: Zoe Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2019 16:33

Job Description

About the Company

Excellent opportunity to join a well-respected local council in Sydney’s south-west suburb for a Senior Finance Officer for a 5 month contract to assist in completing the 2018/19 financial statements.

About the Role

In this role you will be required to perform various financial reporting duties including:
  • Preparation of the early-close and financial year end financial statements
  • Preparation of the annual financial statements including completion of detailed working papers and reconciliations,
  • Carrying out monthly account reconciliations,
  • Special account management and reconciliations,
  • Regular and ad-hoc report preparation,
  • Coordinating departmental and administered program expenditure and revenue variance comments
About You
  • Minimum 3 years' experience preparing consolidated financial statements in compliance with Australian Accounting Standards
  • Expert knowledge in the Local Government Cody of Accounting Practice and Financial Report
  • Experience in completing Local Government Financial Statements
  • Must be CA/CPA qualified
  • High level communication (written and verbal)  skills
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills
  • Demonstrated experience in managing  finance projects
  • Experience with Civica Authority finance system and LG Solutions templates would be preferred.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Zoe Brown on 02 8093 0626, quoting ref no. JO-1904-94592. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at