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Graduate Accountant

Advertiser: University of Tasmania3.6 out of 53.6 overall rating (43 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
15 Mar 2019
Location
Launceston & North East
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Accounting, Financial Accounting & Reporting

Graduate Accountant

Changing the world is not simple. It takes thought, time, persistence and insight. But most of all, it takes something extraordinary. So at the University of Tasmania, we've made the pursuit of the extraordinary a never-ending commitment.

It influences everything we do. The way we teach. The way we research. The way we learn. And the way we live.
  • Full time ongoing position
  • Based in Launceston
  • Great opportunity to join Higher Education sector

The University operates a centralised financial service provision delivered through a hub model comprising of Faculties, Schools, Institutes and Divisional Units (Budget Centres).

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Senior Reporting Analyst, you will actively support the College of Science and Engineering Finance Hub to deliver their finance requirements and support the provision of professional advice, guidance and solutions.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Support and Provide timely and professional finance advice and support to applicable Budget Centre including account coding and preparation of journals. 
  • Build an understanding of the client’s business and the market in which they operate. Develop and maintain effective communication and working relationships with relevant staff at the University.
  • Assist the Finance Business Partner in the preparation of the University’s annual budget for assigned Budget Centres.
  • Under general direction monitor, assist in providing analysis and reporting on financial performance.
  • Participate in projects to improve Financial management capabilities, and service delivery, as well as contribute to the continuous improvement of finance processes, procedures and policy.

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Your Application

To be successful in the role, your application will need to demonstrate;

  • Completion or near completion of graduate degree in Accounting and/or other related financial discipline.
  • Sound financial, analytical and commercial skills, including problem solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Comfortable with Finance systems and applications in order to deliver analysis and report on information.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Microsoft Excel and willingness to develop skills and learn new applications.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines and be accountable for own work.
  • Perform tasks with a client service focus and ensure an appropriate medium of communication (phone, email, meeting) with client and team members is used at all time.

Remuneration

Appointment to this role will be at HEO 5 and will have a total remuneration package of up to $88,940 comprising base salary within the range of $65,924 to $76,017 plus 17% superannuation.

How to Apply

  • To apply online, please provide your resume, cover letter outlining your suitability and motivation for the role, and your responses to the position/selection criteria
  • For further information about this position, please contact Damien Mortensen, Senior Reporting Analyst, Damien.Mortensen@utas.edu.au or 03 6324 3991.
  • Please visit http://www.utas.edu.au/jobs/applying2 for our guide to applying and details on the recruitment process.

Applications close Sunday, 31 March 2019, 11.55pm

 PD Graduate Accountant .pdf

  • Full time ongoing position
  • Based in Launceston
  • Great opportunity to join Higher Education sector

The University operates a centralised financial service provision delivered through a hub model comprising of Faculties, Schools, Institutes and Divisional Units (Budget Centres).

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Senior Reporting Analyst, you will actively support the College of Science and Engineering Finance Hub to deliver their finance requirements and support the provision of professional advice, guidance and solutions.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Support and Provide timely and professional finance advice and support to applicable Budget Centre including account coding and preparation of journals. 
  • Build an understanding of the client’s business and the market in which they operate. Develop and maintain effective communication and working relationships with relevant staff at the University.
  • Assist the Finance Business Partner in the preparation of the University’s annual budget for assigned Budget Centres.
  • Under general direction monitor, assist in providing analysis and reporting on financial performance.
  • Participate in projects to improve Financial management capabilities, and service delivery, as well as contribute to the continuous improvement of finance processes, procedures and policy.

­

Your Application

To be successful in the role, your application will need to demonstrate;

  • Completion or near completion of graduate degree in Accounting and/or other related financial discipline.
  • Sound financial, analytical and commercial skills, including problem solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Comfortable with Finance systems and applications in order to deliver analysis and report on information.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Microsoft Excel and willingness to develop skills and learn new applications.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines and be accountable for own work.
  • Perform tasks with a client service focus and ensure an appropriate medium of communication (phone, email, meeting) with client and team members is used at all time.

Remuneration

Appointment to this role will be at HEO 5 and will have a total remuneration package of up to $88,940 comprising base salary within the range of $65,924 to $76,017 plus 17% superannuation.

How to Apply

  • To apply online, please provide your resume, cover letter outlining your suitability and motivation for the role, and your responses to the position/selection criteria
  • For further information about this position, please contact Damien Mortensen, Senior Reporting Analyst, Damien.Mortensen@utas.edu.au or 03 6324 3991.
  • Please visit http://www.utas.edu.au/jobs/applying2 for our guide to applying and details on the recruitment process.

Applications close Sunday, 31 March 2019, 11.55pm

 PD Graduate Accountant .pdf

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