CAPITAL & FIXED ASSET ACCOUNTANT
SHOALHAVEN CITY COUNCIL
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
Shoalhaven City Council is located on the South Coast of New South Wales, approximately 150km South of Sydney and 75km South of Wollongong. The Shoalhaven offers a range of activities, services and amenities including 5 star restaurants in Berry, Jervis Bay and Ulladulla.
Council is currently seeking to appoint a motivated self-starter to the position of Capital & Fixed Asset Accountant. The position will report directly to the Finance Manager.
The primary purpose of the position will be:
To maintain a proper system of financial control over Councils Asset Management Systems, and to work with custodians to ensure there is an appropriate link between Councils Asset Management Plans and the Long Term Financial Plan.
To provide financial information to both managers and custodians, whilst proactively providing continuous improvement to Council.
To be successful in the position, you will possess:
Five years’ experience at senior level in a comparable position
Degree in Business, Commerce or equivalent
Experience in financial management, including preparing/setting budgets, management reporting and monitoring performance within a large organisation
Extensive experience in accounting systems in large organisations
Demonstrated ability to interpret and implement legislation, guidelines and policies and recommend appropriate changes to process and procedures
To find out more information about this position, download the job description below.
If you are a team player dedicated to customer service, revel in research and thrive when working to deadlines, this is the role for you.
You will be required to upload a brief cover letter and resume. During the on-line recruitment process you will be required to respond to questions which will cover general information plus the selection criteria.