Fulltime Permanent role / 19 day four week cycle
Recent Graduates are encouraged to apply.
About the Role
Reporting directly to the Deputy Chief Financial Officer you will be responsible for providing financial expertise to managers and staff to support sustainable decision making and maximise the financial performance of Council. Additional duties will include assisting with the preparation of Council's quarterly budget review and the delivery of the annual budget and revenue policy within agreed timeframes. You will also gain exposure to the preparation of Council's Resourcing Strategy, including the analysis of THE Long Term Financial Plan, Asset Management Plans and the Workforce Plan.
Salary for this position is based on skills, experience and qualifications and will range from $84,930.56 to $98,519.20 plus superannuation.
In addition to holding a degree in Finance or Business, majoring in Accounting you will have the ability to prepare and review complex reconciliations and complete financial reports. You will have good analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to drive change through policy, procedural and system improvements. You will ideally have an understanding of Local Government operations and the Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework.
Located in the Southern Highlands, Wingecarribee Shire Council is within comfortable travelling distance of Sydney, Canberra, the South Coast and the Illawarra. With four distinct and stunning seasons combined with glorious countryside rich in biodiversity and appeal, it's an enviable lifestyle location. For further information on the Southern Highland attractions please Click Here
How to Apply
Click on 'Apply' button to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and address the selection criteria as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Applications not addressing the selection criteria may not be considered.
Intending applicants are advised to read Council's Recruitment Information Package before submitting their online application.
Further information can be obtained by contacting Richard Mooney, Chief Financial Officer on (02) 4868 0730.
Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered for the position.
25 February 2020
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