Accountant

Job title: Accountant
Discipline: Accounting and Finance
Location: NSW, Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Contract: Contract
Salary: $45-$52/hour + Super
Salary low: 45
Salary high: 52
Contact: Rob Francis
Call: Rob
Email: email Rob
Reference: 3332678
Job Summary
  • $45-$52/hour + Super
  • Sydney/Central Location w/WFH
  • 12-month contract
About the company  
This newly created NSW government agency is a service provider who strives to deliver a more consistent and efficient experience within government. This government agency aims to create a better experience for the residents of greater NSW to enjoy the resources of the community.

About the role
Working as part of a small team, the Financial Accountant is responsible for providing a broad range of financial management services such as cashflow, financial reporting, month end reporting, treasury reports and returns and budgeting.

Key accountabilities
  • Provide financial management advice, support and consultancy for clients and budget holders.
  • Develop and analyse reports, projections and forecasting to assist clients and budget holders in
    considering financial performance, budget variances, cash flow, cash forecasting, current issues and
    expenditure/revenue trends in decision making.
  • Monitor and administer ledger systems including the fixed asset register and the payroll.
  • Perform accruals and other journals to ensure the financial information system reflects the actual operating results and financial position of each client.
  • Produce the annual financial statements, manage the audit process and prepare relevant taxation
    information, reports and submissions.
  • Month end accounting, prepare and check journal entries, maintain controls, reconcile
    balance sheet items, prepare balance sheet control schedules, and undertake more complex
    reconciliations.
  • Establish and maintain bank accounts and administer petty cash to provide for effective cash management.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of policies, procedures and improvements as required and implementing audit recommendations.
  
About you
  • 4+ years' experience as Financial Accountant
  • Tertiary degree in finance or accounting
  • CPA or CA qualified
  • Experience using SAP
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Available for immediate start
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Citizen or permanent resident of Australia