Financial Accountant

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1802-154738_1519302627
Salary: AU$50.00 - AU$60.00 per hour + $55ph + superannuation

The organisation

This leading government department work out of beautiful offices in the heart of the CBD. Due to a mix of increased workload and staff leave, a rare opportunity has arisen for a Financial Accountant with experience in financial modelling to join their close knit team. This role will initially start as a 6-month contract with the possibility of another 6-month extension.

The role

Reporting to the Finance Operations Manager, your main tasks will include:

  • Creating a financial model for budgets in Excel
  • Month-end journals and reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
  • Processing all agency journals
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Creation of new vendors
  • Ad hoc reporting tasks as required

The candidate

Professionally presented with strong communication skills, you will be hold a solid background in financial accounting with a focus on modelling. An expert in Excel, you will be confident in data extraction, Q&A, pivot tables, formulas and basic macros. You will be comfortable working to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment.

If you're immediately available and ready for a technically challenging role then please apply now