Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
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Job Published: about 2 months ago
  • 6 month contract
  • $80+ per hour
  • Large Complexed organization

My Client and the role:

Beyond is assisting a complex crown entity in recruiting for a 6 month Financial Accountant position.  This is not your usual BAU financial accountant role and you will be reporting to the Financial accounting manager.

The Financial Accountant is responsible for delivering the following:

  • Implement and embed new processes to effectively report the Balance Sheet by Funds directly from the GL
  • Take a lead role in reporting the Balance Sheet by Fund and ensure each Funds’ TB balances correctly
  • Daily cash forecasting of key items and the daily allocation of the cash to the correct fund and booking the appropriate entries in the GL
  • Project based role in terms of helping to implement a new process which would then become embedded into BAU
  • Collaboratively work with the financial accounting team and Investment accounting teams

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong relationship management skills to be able to work across two teams to bring processes into alignment
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to think outside the square to come up with the best solution
  • Solid excel skills to be able to develop new templates etc that can be used as BAU daily processes. Also analyse of large data sets
  • Experienced with process documentation

If you are interested in this opportunity please click the APPLY NOW button. All applications will be acknowledged electronically.

For further information contact Michael Chhim or Peter Campbell on (04) 473 2116 quoting job number 117089

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