EL1 Assistant Director, Financial Accounting

Web Ref: DK230421 - ACTMEL


12 month contract with the possibility of extension | Melbourne VIC or Canberra ACT Location | Daily date of $520 plus 9.5% superannuation



Our Federal Government client is currently seeking an EL1 Assistant Director to join their Financial accounting team on a contractual basis. Within this role, you provide insightful financial reporting and advice to enable strategic decision making.



  • Providing technical accounting advice and briefing by navigating the Australia Accounting Standards and government financial reporting rules and regulations
  • Reviewing and managing components of the trail balance using Systems Applications and Products software (SAP)
  • Providing monthly and annual reporting in Central Budget Management System (CBMS)
  • Leading in the preparation of financial statements and liaising with external government bodies in relation to audit matters
  • Delivering various month end financial reporting and analysis
  • Partnering with other teams to provide technical and general accounting and finance advice



  • Possess relevant academic qualifications with membership with Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA) or Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA)
  • Experience working with ANAO and/or other external auditors
  • Experience in Financial Statement preparation
  • Extensive finance experience performing and delivering complex financial and governance outcomes



In order to be considered, please note that candidates must be either an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident at time of application.


SOS Recruitment is committed to the principles of workplace diversity and equity in employment and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, women, people with family responsibilities, people with diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds, religious beliefs and LGBTIQ people.

26/04/2021 $0 ACT 1 Accounting
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