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Finance Officer

Cannington, Australia

Reference: 5336321

The City of Canning aims to be a welcoming and thriving city, giving our people an opportunity to thrive through work that truly makes a difference! We now have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Officer to join the Business Canning team on a permanent, full-time basis.

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Senior Finance Officer and will be responsible for providing a high level of support to accounting functions, including end-to-end accounts receivable, revenue from contracts with customers, and income for not-for-profit entities.

  • 19 day month
  • Gym Membership
  • $73,585.97 - $81,878.07 per annum + 10.5% super

Applicants will have a minimum 5 years' experience in an accounting environment including end-to-end accounts receivable and General Ledger reconciliations, a possession of, or working towards a formal qualification in accounting, a strong understanding of accounting principles and GST compliance according to ATO guidelines, demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure, excellent numeracy skills, as well as a current satisfactory National Police Clearance. The right applicant will enjoy working in a team setting; have good time management aptitude and an excellent work ethic.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website http://careers.canning.wa.gov.au where you can access the position description and apply for the position. To submit an application, you will need to provide two attachments being your resume and cover letter that addresses the selection criteria listed in the position description.

For a confidential enquiry please contact Toni van den Hurk on 08 9231 0756. Reference 108-2021

Applications close 5.00pm Monday 25 January 2020, we reserve the right to contact applicants and close the advertising period early.

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.