Position Details
Reference Number 10705
Directorate Corporate & Community Services
Position Title Management Accountant
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Warragul, Drouin
Award Classification Band 7
Salary $47.03 to $52.62
Hours 38.00
Position Summary

Management Accountant

  • Exciting opportunity in our Finance team
  • Permanent, full-time role
  • $92,935 - $103,994 plus 9.5% superannuation

About Baw Baw Shire Council
A Baw Baw Shire Council career goes beyond business as usual. You’ll find exciting development pathways rich in opportunity. Our thriving and engaged culture-first workplace is built on the passion and talent of people who proudly deliver vital services and exciting projects to a community they care about.
Our organisation comprises of a multicultural workforce of around 400 full-time, part-time and casual employees, all benefiting from great flexibility, work/life sway, study support, health and wellbeing initiatives and ongoing learning and development programs.
At Baw Baw Shire Council, we invite our people to tackle projects that keep them inspired. We encourage the exploration of new ideas. We support the enhancement of building on current skills and developing new ones.
Located adjacent to Melbourne, Baw Baw Shire is one of Victoria’s fastest growing municipalities with freeway and V/Line access into Melbourne’s CBD and suburbs. This allows easy access to training, seminars and conferences in the city, without diminishing the direct impact that comes from working within a close-knit rural community.
To learn more visit www.bawbawshire.vic.gov.au

About the Role
Baw Baw Shire Council has a fantastic opportunity to join Council’s Finance Team for an experienced and qualified Management Accountant. This position plays an important role in the preparation of the annual budget, forecasting, monthly reporting, quarterly reports, annual reports and performance monitoring. This position is also responsible for efficient and effective systems management and the asset management function.
Our ideal candidate has relevant qualifications and experience and has or is working towards CPA or CA status. Previous experience in multi-functional organisation and in a similar accounting role, including annual budget, budget review, forecasting processes, management financial reports, would be preferred.
If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for, we want to hear from you!

Further information and how to apply
To apply, please review the position description and prepare your application including current copy of your resume and a covering letter which addresses the Key Selection Criteria. 
Applications close 5pm, Sunday 7 June 2020 and must be submitted directly via the Baw Baw Shire website.
Baw Baw Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer and works in the interest of the safety of children and young people. Our recruitment processes reflect this commitment.

Selection Criteria Essential: Qualifications and experience as outlined in the Position Description
Desirable: Demonstrated experience in a management accounting role undertaking tasks such as planning/facilitating the annual budget, budget review, forecasting processes and producing monthly management financial reports including variance/financial analysis.
Desirable: Proven expertise and judgement to analyse key accounting policies and processes.
Desirable: Proficiency in computer accounting software.
Desirable: Demonstrated enthusiasm and drive together with personal flexibility and a focus on improvement.
Desirable: Demonstrated ability and commitment to create strong working relationships within the organisation.
Contact Person Jane Watson
Contact Number 0356242853
Alternate Contact Person Chrisanya Martin
Alternate Contact Number 0356242533
Closing Date 07/06/2020
Position Description
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