Port Hedland is a dynamic, diverse town in Western Australia’s beautiful North West that enjoys a relaxed lifestyle. We are proud of our stunning landscapes, Aboriginal heritage, vibrant multicultural community and our significant resources industry. At the Town of Port Hedland, let your career take-off as you tackle challenges unique to the region, collaborate with a range of people from all walks of life and become part of a vibrant team that is making real change in the Pilbara.
This part time role of 19 hours a week is to provide financial administrative services, specifically the accurate processing all accounts payable processes ensuring compliance with Town policies and procedures. Experience in local government and or use of Synergy Soft is desirable.
Work Related Requirements
The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:
- Minimum of Certificate IV in Accounting or related discipline or demonstrated relevant experience
- National Police Clearance
- Rights to work in Australia
In addition to the salary our employees enjoy a range of benefits which may include:
- Six weeks annual leave pro rata
- Wellness program (includes gym membership, pool passes etc.)
- Training and professional development opportunities
- Paid parental leave
How to Apply
Applicants are encouraged to apply online.
If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:
Post: PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721
Hand: Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721
Applicants are advised to write a cover letter of no more than two (2) pages outlining how your skills, capabilities and experience will contribute to their success in this position. Applicants who do not attach a cover letter may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.
Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.
The Town reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.
Applications close 11:45pm Thursday 15th April 2021.
The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.