Full time Financial Accountant

City Mission is seeking a qualified and capable Financial Accountant with great leadership experience to become a key member of our Finance Team.


Essential Qualifications/Experience:

  • CA or CPA qualified with a proven track record of delivering a full accounting service for a small to medium multi-faceted organisation
  • Experience in dealing with tax and payroll system compliance requirements, internal controls
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
  • A sound knowledge of accounting general ledger systems (preferably MYOB or similar)
  • Clear ability to manage finance and accounting services for separate business units and different locations
  • The ability to handle pressure
  • Ability to maintain positive professional relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • National Police Check is required for all roles at LCM

Desirable Qualifications/Experience:

  • Experience or demonstrated capacity to work in an organisation adopting a Christian ethos
  • High level knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Previous experience within a not for profit and/or community services background
  • Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised
  • Positive history of following organisational Policy & Procedures

Primarily the Financial Accountant will be responsible for the processing of an efficient and accurate payroll service, preparation of monthly accounts, and continually seeking to improve the purchasing outcomes and operation of internal controls within the organisation.

The Financial Account will also assist the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the preparation and monitoring of budgets, Government funding contracts and any other contractual or compliance requirements.

This is a full-time position. As a Public Benevolent Institution, LCM employees are eligible to Salary Package through our approved provider.

If you have a passion to work for an accredited organisation that is a recognised Employer of Choice as part of a dynamic, friendly team in a caring compassionate environment, knowing that the activities of our organisation are directed towards services provided to those at risk in our community, we encourage you to apply.

Please send your written application addressing the selection criteria and your ability to effectively perform the primary tasks above to the Manager People & Culture, City Mission, PO Box 168, Launceston, or upload it to the SEEK website.

Applications close on Monday 9 December 2019 at 9:00am.

02/12/2019 $0 Launceston & North East 1 Accounting
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