Financial Accountant | $495/day incl. super | 9 mth. contract

Job title: Financial Accountant | $495/day incl. super | 9 mth. contract
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Location: Sydney CBD
Contract: Contract
Salary: $400-$450/day + Super
Salary low: 415
Salary high: 455
Duration: 9 months
Contact: Rob Francis
Call: Rob
Email: email Rob
Reference: 3365077
Job Summary
  • $400-$450/day + Super
  • Sydney CBD w/Hybrid WFH Schedule
  • 9-month contract
About the company  
This NSW government agency is a major service provider who strives to deliver a more consistent and efficient experience within government. This government agency aims to create a better infrastructure system, one that is fundamentally designed around the needs and expectations of customers, communities, and the economy.

About the role
The Financial Accountant is responsible for providing a broad range of financial Accounting, Finance management and financial analysis to meet internal and external reporting requirements, statutory compliance requirements.

Key accountabilities
  • Contribute to the achievement of financial management business outcomes by participating and /or leading project teams in annual and business improvement projects.
  • Prepare financial analysis inputs and commentary to produce reliable financial information; including financial statements, Treasury submissions and inputs to Audit & Risk Committee Meeting papers.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with decision makers to improve financial management and business processes that will beneficially impact the division.
  • Provide financial analysis to ensure integrity of financial data or identify risk areas.
  • Understand business drivers and be able to interpret the impact of financial decisions and policy on the customer.
  • Implementing and monitoring financial policies, guidelines, and business rules.
  • Provide critical and predictive financial analysis to support business decisions.
  • Develop and sustain business relationships.
  • Support achievement of business outcomes by delivering financial advice to staff and managers.
  • Contribute to effective and flexible delivery of financial management services.

About you
  • 4+ years' experience as Financial Accountant in complex working environment 
  • Experience using SAP
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Available for immediate start
  • CPA/CA Qualified
  • Financial Management and Statutory Reporting Experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Citizen or permanent resident of Australia
Please apply if you are interested. Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have any questions, please contact Robert@ashdownpeople.com.au or call on 02 8296 9803