Strategic Asset Accountant

Strategic Asset Accountant

Job Title: Strategic Asset Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gladstone, Queensland
Salary: competitive
Reference: BBBH416_1530856412
Contact Name: Gemma Sheridan
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2018 17:53

Job Description

Gladstone Regional Council is seeking a Strategic Asset Accountant. This is a key role in the organisation ensuring the impact on financial sustainability is considered in all asset decisions from setting levels of service to developing designs.

Working between the Strategic Asset Performance and the Finance Governance and Risk teams, this role is responsible for supporting the Strategic Asset Performance team in identifying asset investment requirements and ensuring funding options are fully understood.

The role will also be responsible for ensuring that the asset accounting framework meets the accounting standards and QAO requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain and implement Asset Accounting framework
  • Ensure Asset records are maintained in accordance with regulatory requirements and accounting standards
  • Review of long term financial plans
  • Develop asset valuation processes
  • Evaluation of cost impacts of asset decisions
  • Reconcile funding expenditure

Required Experience and Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualification
  • CPA/CA Qualification
  • Demonstrated experience in asset management accounting
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong knowledge of financial applications

The Gladstone Region is a dynamic Central Queensland coastal region that provides an enviable lifestyle and economic stability for more than 63,000 residents. The Council delivers essential services to the community and promotes sustainable growth of the region, with a strong focus on creating a safe, inclusive and efficient workforce and providing opportunity for personal growth and career development for its 650-plus employees.

Gladstone Regional Council is looking for enthusiastic, forward-thinking achievers whose talents and expertise will help direct Council and the Region's community into a new and exciting future.

Council offers its employees great incentives including salary packaging options, learning and development programs and health and wellbeing services.

You must be an Australian Citizen or hold the appropriate visa to work in Australia to apply for this role. You will be required to complete a Criminal History Check if you are successful with your application.

Click below to download the Candidate Information Pack for this role. Click Apply Now to submit your application. For a confidential discussion please contact Gemma Sheridan on 0407 009 243.

Applications will close at 5pm on Monday 23rd July 2018.

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