Management Accountant

Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cooktown, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH1128_1612306549
Contact Name: Vanessa Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 03, 2021 11:55

Job Description

Management Accountant - Far North Queensland

Prepare budgets, forecasts and financial analysis for a council in North Queensland.

Leading Roles is seeking an experienced Management Accountant to lead the delivery of council's financial reporting and ensure financial compliance requirements are met. This is a contract role (until July 2021) for a Management Accountant who is efficient and experienced in financial modelling and reporting.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide timely budget modelling and monitoring.
  • Ensure compliance with all statutory and internal reporting requirements.
  • Prepare monthly financial analysis and reporting.
  • Provide timely and accurate financial information for external audit.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Commerce or Business.
  • Financial management experience within local government.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and monitor a multi-disciplinary budget.
  • Strong skills and expertise in financial reporting.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounting standards.
  • Knowledge of authority system preferable.

How to Apply

The application period for this role will close once a suitable applicant has been identified. Click Apply Now to submit your application.