Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
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Job Published: about 1 month ago
  • $100k-$115k base
  • Government expereince not essential
  • Complexed Government organization

My Client and the role:

Beyond is assisting a Government ministry in recruiting for a Senior Financial Accountant.  You will be reporting to the Financial Controller and mentoring junior staff.  You will be the point of contact responsible for providing expert financial accounting advice.

The Senior Financial Accountant is responsible for delivering the following:

  • Leading month end reporting
  • Deliver quality financial advice, analysis and services in relation to the financial accounting area
  • Ensure the financial policies are kept up to date
  • Partnering with the Financial Controller and the financial leadership team to implement the Finance agenda and the strategy for the team
  • Maintaining oversight of the financial control environment, and developing and improving the Ministry’s financial services and accounting policies and processes
  • Establishing and developing productive relationships with finance teams and with the Treasury

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Chartered Accountant with at least 3 years of post-qualification experience with strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Proactive with ability to focus on system, process and reporting improvements
  • Strong communication, problem solving, analytical and influencing skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with customers and stakeholders (internal and external)

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 027 582 1128 quoting job number 111896

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