Financial Auditor | 6 Month Contract | $59 p/h inc. Super

Job title: Financial Auditor | 6 Month Contract | $59 p/h inc. Super
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Location: Sydney CBD
Contract: Contract
Salary: $59 p/h inc. Super
Salary low: 44
Salary high: 54
Duration: 6 Month Contract
Contact: Guy Poirier
Call: Guy
Email: email Guy
Reference: 557360
Financial Auditor | 6 Month Contract | $59 p/h inc. Super
  • $59 per hour incl super
  • 6 month contract
  • Homebush with WFH options
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 has a group of internal divisions focused on achieving universally beneficial outcomes for their customers by utilising specialised reporting and insights to drive improvements within the department. Various locations are available including regional NSW. This is also a great opportunity to experience other places in New South Wales that you may not normally travel too.

About the Role

Support the optimal financial functioning of the State’s disaster expenditure funding by performing financial assurance and auditing of natural disaster expenditure incurred by state government agencies and local councils. This role is critical in providing assurance on the eligibility of NSW Government agency’s reimbursement claims against the State’s Disaster Relief Account and the State’s claim to the Commonwealth.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct external audit of public sector entities financial statements alone or as part of a team
  • Plan and conduct audit testing, identifying the most efficient methods of obtaining assurance required 
  • Evaluate misstatements and conclude whether balances and disclosures are materially correct 
  • Identify, assess, and document issues and recommend solutions 
  • Establish excellent working relationships with client staff of all levels 
  • Discuss issues with client management and obtain agreement on solutions 
  • Ensure complete and accurate documentation is maintained of audit work conducted

About you
  • 2 years’ experience in External Audit 
  • Big 4 Experience desirable  
  • Sound knowledge of accounting and auditing standards required – preferably Australian standards 
  • Available for immediate start 
  • Good Communication both verbal and written 
  • Please note there will be travel required for this role with some regional travel required which will be paid for by client 
Please apply if you are interested. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any question, please contact guy@ashdownpeople.com.au or call 0406620562