Coordinator Management Accounting and Systems

Work type
Temporary Full Time
Dandenong Civic Centre
Corporate Services

$116,994 - 131,103 per annum plus superannuation

Temporary Full Time (until October 2022)

The City of Greater Dandenong is an organisation of exceptional character. We invest in the development of our people and the community and we strive to be a workplace that is respectful, engaged, accountable, creative and honest. We are a progressive organisation, in a city that is on the move and we offer a dynamic and rewarding work environment.

We offer exceptional working conditions and are focused on providing a workplace that values diverse contributions, cares for your health and wellbeing and fosters a positive work culture. We ensure all people have an equal opportunity for employment and advancement within our organisation.

We embrace our diverse community and work environment and encourage applications from everyone including people of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background, people of diverse sexual orientation and gender, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people of varied age, ability, and faith. Council will give due consideration to any workplace adjustments to accommodate the needs of any prospective or existing staff member.

The Financial Services department is currently seeking a dynamic and qualified Accountant to join us in the role of Coordinator Management Accounting and Systems until October 2022.

This is a key leadership position and the primary objectives are to deliver budgeting and management reporting functions, fixed asset accounting and manage the activities of the Management Accounting team (four staff).

The role requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong people skills in leading and coordinating a team providing accounting services. The successful applicant will also possess a sound understanding of Accounting principles, Accounting Standards, financial systems, relevant Local Government Act and other legislative provisions. Ideally, we are seeking an enthusiastic qualified Accountant who has excellent attention to detail, highly developed analytical skills, comprehensive computer literacy including exceptional proficiency with spreadsheets.

Applicants must adequately meet the requirements of the role and fully address the selection criteria contained in the position description. To view a copy of this position description and to apply, please click on the link below.

Coordinator Management Accounting and Systems Position Description - 143KB

You may be required to undertake practical testing, work preference profiling / psychometric testing, functional capacity assessment (physical) or aptitude testing.

The successful candidate will be asked to consent to a national police check (and where relevant an ‘international criminal history check’), subject to the operation of spent conviction laws. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.

We offer a range of benefits for staff including a friendly team environment, salary sacrificed child care (where available), and a vibrant social club.

Further information: Kirsten Geri, 8571 5360
Applications close: 5pm, Tuesday, 21 September 2021