|Job Employer||Diamantina Shire Council|
|Location||Financial Accounting & Reporting|
|Job Sector||Financial Accounting & Reporting|
The Diamantina Shire, located in the channel country of central west Queensland is home to the famous Birdsville Races, the iconic Birdsville Hotel and vast outback landscapes. Working with us allows you to explore our wilderness areas and truly experience our renowned events only as locals can. It’s an opportunity that you can’t go past.
With over 60,000 visitors annually, the Diamantina Shire in Outback Queensland is 95,000 square kilometres in area and the second largest shire in Queensland. There are three towns within the shire, Birdsville, Betoota and Bedourie: the administrative centre.
Applications are invited from suitably experienced candidates for the position of Finance Coordinator. We are seeking an enthusiastic and energetic person with an inquisitive mind to be responsible for the the day to day supervision and coordination of the Finance & Procurement functions of Council. This role will also include providing financial advice and support throughout the organisation in the areas of budget preparation and review as well as monthly and annual financial reporting and analysis
An expert knowledge of accounting practices including accounts payable, cash receipting, procurement and banking procedures is desirable.
Formal qualifications in Finance, Accounting or Adminstration would be highly regarded. A minimum of 3 year’s experience in a similar role in a large organisation undertaking a similar role is required, experience using financial modules in Synergy Soft or ability to learn will be an advantage.
This is a permanent fulltime position with a competitive remuneration package ($88,600 to $92,300 depending on experience and allowances), which includes above award wages.
You will be entitled to six weeks annual leave and a comfortable home will be available for rent in Bedourie at subsidised rent.
If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this role or wish to view the position description, please visit our website.
Please include in your application:
- A completed application form (ensuring contact details are current, and you have nominated at least two referees).
- A current resume
- A cover letter, outlining your reasons for applying and your knowledge of the position.
- A document addressing each of the selection criteria.
- Copies of any licences or tickets required in the Position Description.
For more information please contact: Chief Executive on (07) 4746 1600