Principal Finance Advisor (Asset Accounting)

Job Title: Principal Finance Advisor (Asset Accounting)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $67 - $67 per hour
Start Date: 2020-01-17
Reference: JO-2001-99157
Contact Name: Paige Cullis
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2020 13:28

Job Description

About the Company

Davidson are a preferred supplier for the government sector and have strong partnerships within local, state and federal government.  We have an upcoming opportunity within Queensland Government for an experienced Principle Finance Advisor – Asset Accounting.
About the Role:

We are seeking an experienced accountant with professional qualifications (CPA or CA). They will require extensive experience in Asset Accounting and revaluations, excellent organisational skills, leadership experience, good track record in delivering projects and have excellent attention to detail. This role will be working on a comprehensive revaluation of the department’s assets so previous experience with this activity is essential. The project is due to commence in March 2020.

  • Providing leadership, direction, co-ordination and advice in the development, implementation and ongoing operation of infrastructure and operational asset accounting.
  • Ensure compliance with sound internal control principles and the asset accounting strategy framework.
  • Foster cooperative working relationships with stakeholders including clients, other government departments, and service providers.
  • Undertake the continuous review of policies, practices and procedures to identify business improvement opportunities, and ensure appropriate re-engineering of work practices to bring about greater efficiencies.
  • Ensure a high standard of financial data integrity in the SAP Fixed Asset Module. 
  • As part of the Financial Reporting team, ensure that assets and related financial transactions are reported accurately in the financial statements in accordance with the relevant Australian Accounting Standards, statutory obligations and Queensland Government reporting requirements.

Skills & Experience:
  • A criminal history check will be required prior to commencement
  • Possess a high attention to detail
  • Strong and effective communication skills – both written and verbal
The Benefits
  • Temporary Contract thru to August 2021
  • Attractive hourly rate - $67.08 p/hour + Super
  • Get your foot in the door with a government department

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