Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Salary: AU$59.00 - AU$65.00 per annum
Start Date: 1/05/2020
Reference: JO-2001-99030_1588042585
Contact Name: Karen Ireland
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 28, 2020 12:56

Job Description

About the Company

Delivering a range of services to the community across Queensland, this organisation positions itself as a leader in providing superior levels of care. Offering a diverse and changing environment, this company promotes a collaborative culture in a team of high performing individuals. To support the team during a period of increase in reporting requirements, excellent opportunity has arisen for an expereince Financial Accountant to assist in prepaartions of financial statements and end of month reporting obligations for a period of up to 3 months.

About the Role

The role will be responsible for the following functions:

  • Preparation of annual financial statements including preparation of associated work papers and reconciliations
  • Utilise relevant information management technology and financial systems to monitor, investigate, analyse and report on compliance issues, general ledger integrity issues and implement the necessary measures to ensure accuracy, efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Assist Principal Finance Officer with asset revaluation postings and reconciliation
  • Prepare Legal and related party disclosures for AFS
  • Prepare annual financial statements (AFS) variance analysis
  • Develop key month end journals and balance sheet reconciliations as required
  • Demonstrated ability in project management and working to agreed deadlines

About You

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with the application of accounting standards, legislation, contemporary financial management practices and policies.
  • Ability to provide advice to senior management and other stakeholders and in the development of policies, procedures and reporting mechanisms with the goal of achieving compliance.
  • Extensive experience in financial and asset accounting operations and statutory reporting environments including extensive preparation of Annual Financial Statements.
  • Expertise in the following systems: including extensive experience in the use of SAP ERP systems - note, experience in use of S/4HANA would be advantageous), together with research, review, interpretation and analysis of information and in formulating recommendations and reports to management.
  • Project management skills in the context of planning and organisation and ability to meet deadlines.
  • High level communication, interpersonal, negotiation and presentation skills, with proven experience in the development and delivery of training programs
  • Must be CA / CPA qualified (mandatory)
  • Must have C Class drivers license

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