Financial Accountant

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Financial Accountant with a payroll flair at one of Australia’s leading museums.
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Department: Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: ACMIG5.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/17-19B
Closing Date: 21-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: ACMI PD - Financial Accountant June 2019 Final.docx (Word, 64KB)
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Contact: Sandra Lordanic

Position Details

Situated at the very heart of Melbourne in Federation Square, ACMI explores the rapid evolution and astonishing creativity of the moving image with a vibrant, multilayered program of exhibitions, screenings, installations and commissions, festivals, and public, industry & education programs. ACMI is the most successful museum of its kind in the world.  It plays a vital part in establishing Melbourne as a global cultural destination. In 2017/18, ACMI attracted 1.55 million visitors to its Federation Square site, and 454,200 visitors to its national and international exhibition touring program.

As we rapidly evolve towards a knowledge economy, ACMI presents its stories and objects in unique ways, spanning the conventions of traditional museums and reflecting the innovation and evolution of the moving image in our fast-moving world. We are embarking on a visionary $40m redevelopment that will transform the institution, overhauling our permanent exhibition, dramatically improving the visitor experience, integrating cutting-edge technology and expanding our education programs. ACMI's Fed Square site is planned for re-launch in mid 2020.

We have an exciting opportunity within our Finance team for an experienced Financial Accountant to come on board. In this role you will demonstrate strong compliance with all relevant financial statutory requirements and manage the organisation's payroll with one direct report.  To be successful, you must have strong organisational skills, excellent attention to detail, be results oriented and be able to work collaboratively with a range of colleagues across the organisation. This is truly an exciting time to join our committed, focused and passionate team within an organisation that has a passion for film and digital media. We are looking for an individual who is equally invested and is driven to achieve results.

This fantastic Grade 5 role has a commencing salary of $98,396 plus super, with the possibility of an extension.

To apply, follow the online application process. Applications should provide a 500-word response and a brief resume, demonstrating their ability to meet the requirements of the role outlined within the position description.

Applications close: Sunday 21st July 2019 at 11:59 pm

Please note interviews will be held Tuesday 30th July 2019

For further information on this role, please refer to the position description listed on the employment section of our website

ACMI is a child safe workplace and actively promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children from all backgrounds.  ACMI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building an inclusive workplace that supports diverse thinking and innovation. ACMI encourages applications from First Nations People, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people from the LGBTIQA+ community.  If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at or 03 8663 2200


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