Management Accountant

Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council Full Time Permanent 17/05/2023

The Package: $95,658.04 - $104,654.04 gross per annum (inclusive of market premium) + 10.5% super. (Evaluated as Grade 14 of the QPRC Salary System 2022).

Full-time35 hours per week. Flexible working arrangements may apply upon approval.       

Are you an experienced and passionate finance professional and looking for your next challenge in a unique local government organisation?


Position Overview: The role of Management Accountant is primarily responsible for maintaining Council’s budget management systems and effective coordination of budget management processes. This will involve monitoring organisational budget performance, preparing financial reporting, performing business analysis and making recommendations to Managers for improved financial performance. This is a critical role in Council’s structure that provides business advice to internal budget managers.


The successful candidate will also provide training and guidance to support users in budget management responsibilities, systems and procedures.


Who we are looking for: Council is seeking a passionate finance professional with tertiary qualifications in accounting and/or commerce with experience in cost benefit analysis, financial planning and budgetary control. The successful candidate will be proficient in communicating and advising various types of stakeholders with strong skills in effective time management to manage various priorities.


Working with us: The successful candidate will be joining Council during an exciting period of significant economic development with numerous ongoing projects within the Queanbeyan-Palerang region. Council offers professional development opportunities through numerous training and development courses on offer to our staff. Council provides flexible working arrangements to support a work-life balance. QPRC boasts an inclusive, diverse and supportive workplace along with numerous health and wellbeing programs available to our staff.


If you have any questions relating to the role, please contact:

  • Wayne Blakey
  • Coordinator, Financial Performance
  • (02) 6285 6227

Closing date: 9:00am Monday 12 June 2023