APS 5 Finance Officers

Location: ACT
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 732268
Salary: Hourly Rate
Contact: Michelle Stemm
Email: email Michelle
APS 5 Finance Officers
  • Initial 2 month contract with possibility of extension
  • Experience in a similar APS financial role essential
  • Baseline Security Clearance essential
  • Current police check essential
Our government client is looking for suitably qualified APS 5 Finance Officers to join their team to assist in undertaking financial assessments.
The Roles:  These roles require forensic financial checking and you will need to be experienced in reading and understanding audited financial statements and profit and loss statements.
  • Working with an approved plan and under the supervision of a Manager, you will help to assess financial statements.
  • Prepare working papers and supporting documentation to a high standard.
  • Gather evidence and analyse data with a view to making recommendations.
  • Reading through financial statements, auditor’s reports, financial performance statements and financial position statements and identifying any matters that may be of concern.
  • Tracking any concerns using a reference document noting specific details, nature of the concern, cross referencing to the financial statements from where the concern was sourced.
Your Background:
- Current Baseline Security Clearance – essential
- Current Police Check - essential
- Tertiary qualifications in accounting/relevant discipline – desirable and/or a financial background in audit, evaluation or compliance
- Experience working in finance with the APS in the areas listed above  
- Strong analytical skills
- Competency with accounting systems and intermediate Excel standard
- Demonstrates high levels of attention to detail
- Strong initiative and teamwork to do a variety of tasks as required
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Demonstrated experience in all responsibilities as listed above
- Ability to manage projects

For further information or a confidential conversation please contact Michelle Stemm on 6198 4000 or apply online today as these roles will not be on the market long.