APS 4 Accounts Assistant

Job Title: APS 4 Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: ACT
Salary: Hourly Rate
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 732271
Contact Name: Sweezy Singh
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2018 15:30

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a mid-sized Government Agency, assisting with a wide variety of financial accounting duties:
The Role:  Your role will involve maintaining the day to day financial accounting activities in accordance with the Australian Accounting Standards and complying with the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 including:
  • Assisting in the preparation of financial reports and statements
  • Preparation of schedules and supporting documents for audits
  • Annual and monthly budgeting and assisting the Management Accountant as required
  • Prepare end of month journals and trial balance review
  • Performing monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparation of financial information and reporting for other agencies as required
  • Monitor general ledger and inform management of any changes in the chart of accounts
  • Assist in upload of financial data into the Department of Finance’s CBMS System
  • Assist Financial Reporting Manager in preparation of annual financial statements (audited)
  • Assist in developing policies and procedures
  • Assist in maintaining asset register
Your Background:
  • Australian citizenship – essential
  • Baseline security clearance – essential
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role within an APS context
  • Demonstrated experience in all responsibilities as listed above
  • Competency with accounting systems and intermediate Excel standard
  • Strong knowledge of Australian Accounting Standards – essential
As this role is to commence immediately, Rubicor will be commencing the shortlisting and interview process ASAP. 

Please note that you must be an Australian Citizen to apply, and hold a current Baseline Security Clearance.

For further information or a confidential discussion please contact Sweezy Singh on 6198 4000 or apply online today as this opportunity will not stay on the market long.