Systems Accountant

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Department: Victorian Managed Insurance Authority
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1371501
Closing Date: 21-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Systems Accountant - PD.PDF (PDF, 218KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Hanita Singh

Position Details

VMIA is the largest government insurer in the southern hemisphere and protects more $201 billion in State assets for Victoria.

We are not a commercial insurer, we exist to serve Victoria and insure it's people and places; its institutions and infrastructure; icons and heritage.

Our role is more than insurance though, we help Victorian government entities anticipate risks – both current and emerging – so they can make informed decisions and move forward with confidence.

The opportunity with us

In response to changes in the business environment and advances in technology, we're changing the way we work.  Our new model has been designed to deliver value through strategic partnering, drive performance and financial leadership.  Multiple opportunities have been created and we're ready to meet people willing to ‘get busy', challenge the status-quo, learn and share their expertise so we can build a team that is inspired and prepared for the future.

As our Systems Accountant, you will drive best practice and continuous system improvements. You will design, implement and maintain internal system controls to provide quality assurance over financial data. You will also train and support your team in the use of financial systems and through better ways of working.

You will use your experience and knowledge of finance and accounting systems including systems development to identify, analyse and proactively resolve problems that impact organisational performance.

What we're looking for

You have great system and technology skills, you have a proactive mindset, you're good at knowledge transfer and at training others. You enjoy collaborating with approach problem solving with creativity.

We would encourage job applications from all genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

 Why join us?

We are proud of our friendly and inclusive culture. We support our people to be their best, encouraging work-life balance and offering benefits including:

  • All roles flex, with most of our workforce working flexibility
  • Competitive salary packages meeting our commitment to gender pay parity  
  • Professional development empowering you to reach your potential
  • Work in the Paris end of Collins St and Flinders Lane in a building designed for collaboration, community and connectivity
  • Discounts with health insurance, fitness memberships and Myki travel

What are you waiting for?

Grow and enjoy a career at VMIA by taking a role that genuinely makes a difference. Apply now by attaching your CV and find out more about this role through the position description.

Curious to know more? Visit our website Or email Hanita Singh at

Applications close on 6 January 2019.

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