Assistant Accountant

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Contract
Reference: JO-1910-13174
Salary: Salary on application
Contact Name: Carolyn Ezzy
Contact Email:
Our client a leading Federal Government organisation is currently seeking an Assistant Accountant  with solid experience in SAP 

This position will report to the Governance and Reporting Officer and will be a generalist position with an accounting focus and also invole testing for SAP enhancements

Skills and Responsibilities include:
  • Perform user acceptance testing and training for system enhancements and documenting processes 
  • Review periodic reconciliations and follow up on issues to completion 
  • Partnering/supporting the team to achieve high volume and high quality processing of payments and other financial transactions 
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Assist with BAU tasks  
<[endif]-->Qualifications Required:
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications (or near complete) desirable or demonstrated  experience in a relevant position 
Experience required:
  • Experience in the efficient use of electronic Financial Management information systems (FMIS)
  • SAP experience essential 
  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Excel and Word 
  • Excellent writing and communication skills with experience in liaising effectively on technical accounting matters 
  • Demonstrated experience in system and process review and improvement within the financial accounting area 
  • Self motivated and a fast learner 
  • Highly developed analytical skills, attention to detail and problem solving ability 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading government organisation. 

For further information please contact Carolyn on 02 8023 5633 or apply now