16865, several


Assistant Accountant
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 22 April 2019

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $77,155 - $81,668
Position No: 16865, several
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 April 2019
Contact Officer: Thien Tran on thien.tran@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 0163


Details: Applications are being sought from suitably and qualified people to work as Assistant Accountants in a Finance Services Reporting Team in Shared Services Finance. These roles involve assisting in the preparation of financial statements and in the delivery of financial services, including taxation and financial analysis, to several agencies. These positions are a challenging opportunity for candidates, with a strong background in finance and accounting, to develop their financial reporting skills in a Government Shared Services environment. An ability to work effectively as part of a team is important. These positions report directly to a Team Leader, Financial Services. Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: A Degree with a major in Accounting or equivalent, or progress toward achievement of an Accounting Degree, is highly desirable. Membership of a professional Australian accounting body is also highly desirable.
Note: There is a permanent position and temporary vacancies of up to six months with the possibility of extension and or permanency. An order of merit may be established to fill future vacancies at level over the next 12 months.
How to Apply: Please submit a written application of no more than three pages, addressing the capabilities and demonstrating your capacity to perform the duties and responsibilities of the role, also please supply your Application Coversheet, Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact details of two referees. Applications should be sent to jobs@act.gov.au
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position.

Note

There is a permanent position and temporary vacancies of up to six months with the possibility of extension and or permanency. An order of merit may be established to fill future vacancies at level over the next 12 months.

Career interest categories:

Accounting, Banking and Economics
Administration and Governance