Management Accountant - Budget Reporting/Estimates - CPA, CA, CIMA - Fed Govt

  • Management Accountant - Budget Specialist - CPA, CA, CIMA
  • Lucrative Hourly Rates $$

One of Australias most reputable and innovative Federal Government Departments is looking to engage an enthusiastic and experienced Management Accountant who will be responsible for the preparation and co-ordination of the external budget information in consultation with the Executive, Finance Division and business areas. The successful Management Accountant will be offered an initial contract to June 2021 + possible extension at a rewarding hourly rate

The successful Management Accountant will be responsible for, but not limited to;

  • Preparation of the external budget statements (Portfolio Budget Statements and Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements) in consultation with Executive, Financial Accountants and business areas.
  • Preparation and entry of the monthly actuals, profile and estimates updates into the Central Budget Management System (CBMS).
  • Coordinate the population and submission of relevant Government submissions - e.g. Appropriations, Average Staffing Levels (ASL), Capital Management Plan, surveys etc.
  • Assist with drafting and coordinating required Ministerial and Executive briefing on budget matters
  • Undertake/produce financial modelling, analysis, forecasts, forward estimate projections and new policy proposal costings.
  • Work and liaise collaboratively with an extensive range of stakeholders including Department of Health, central agencies, other Financial Services Team members and Divisional staff.

The successful Management Accountant must have experience in the following

  • Demonstrated experience with Government accounting and reporting and the preparation of the Commonwealth Budget/Financial statements
  • A minimum of five years post qualification experience with proven capabilities in financial and management accounting and financial system management.
  • Experience with the preparation and entry of the monthly actuals, profile and estimates updates to Commonwealth Budgets
  • Degree qualified and hold CPA, CA, CIMA or equivalent post graduate qualification.
  • Experience with delivery of drafting and coordinating Ministerial and Executive briefings on budget matters

This is a rare opportunity for a talented and highly motivated Management Accountant to join a reputable organisation with a highly skilled and talented team. The successful Management Accountant will be offered an initial 6 month contract with the possibility of extension at a competitive hourly rate.

16/11/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Accounting
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