Management Accountant

Job No: WSC2800
Location: Sale, VIC

Management Accountant

Position No. 898

Permanent Full Time

Band 6 $78,868 to $85,847 per annum plus 9% Superannuation

We have an exciting full-time opportunity for a Management Accountant to join our vibrant finance team. The Management Accountant will ideally be tertiary qualified in a business related discipline and demonstrate substantial accounting experience, with the ability to remain on track and focused in a regulated, deadline driven environment.

As a member of a core group of management accountants you will be directly responsible for ensuring that Council’s Financial system, reporting for operations, capital works and assets are accounted for in accordance with relevant Accounting Standards and other applicable legislation.

You will take pride in providing high quality support to other business units regarding all aspects of financial management. With your courteous and helpful attitude, you will be an integral member of the team delivering financial management and business planning services to the organisation.

If you are deadline driven and have a passion for numbers, then we want to hear from you!

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below:

  • Tertiary qualification in business related discipline with CPA/CA designation or progress towards CPA/CA designation.
  • Demonstrated substantial accounting experience including administration of financial systems.
  • Proven ability to work well in a team environment and to remain on track and focused in a regulated, driven environment.
  • An advanced proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite of products especially excel and using reporting software and SQL queries to extract financial data is desirable.

Why Wellington?

Wellington Shire Council uses award-winning technologies to seek and implement innovative improvements across the organisation. We work hard to position ourselves as a leader in local government, continuously improving our diverse range of services for the betterment of our community.

We offer a rewarding culture of innovation, flexibility and continued learning in a collaborative, supportive environment.

Wellington Shire Council is committed to upholding the Child Safe Standards and associated legislative requirements.

Wellington Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to encourage applications from people of different backgrounds, abilities, ages, genders and/or sexual orientations and gender identities.

About Wellington

Wellington Shire is Victoria’s third largest municipality. Its 10,924m2 extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the famous Ninety Mile Beach. Sale is less than 3 hours drive east of Melbourne and the region boasts excellent sporting, educational, and recreational facilities. Visit to find out why the Wellington Shire is a great place to live and work.

How to Apply:

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 31 May 2020.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

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