Assistant Accountant

Looking for a dynamic opportunity? We are hiring an Assistant Accountant to be part of our small, yet dynamic team! As a key player you will assist the Finance Manager in various essential functions. Your role will involve managing statutory reporting, budgeting, banking, cash flow management and maintaining the general ledger. Be prepared for a diverse range of tasks that will keep you engaged and challenged. With us you will enjoy flexible working conditions and a fantastic team environment. Collaborate with talented professionals who value teamwork and support each other. Ready to take your accounting career to new heights? Apply now and become a part of our thriving team at Maryborough District Health Service!
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Department: Maryborough District Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Central Goldfields
Reference: VG/24045
Closing Date: 14-Apr-2024
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Assistant Accountant - March 2024.pdf (PDF, 221KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kim Burns
kburns@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0310

Position Details

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Assistant Accountant

Permanent - Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight

Classification: HS3

Award: Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2021 - 2025

Looking for a dynamic opportunity? We are hiring an Assistant Accountant to be part of our small, yet dynamic team! As a key player you will assist the Finance Manager in various essential functions.  Your role will involve managing statutory reporting, budgeting, banking, cash flow management and maintaining the general ledger. 

Be prepared for a diverse range of tasks that will keep you engaged and challenged.  With us you will enjoy flexible working conditions and a fantastic team environment. Collaborate with talented professionals who value teamwork and support each other.  Ready to take your accounting career to new heights?  Apply now and become a part of our thriving team at Maryborough District Health Service!

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders at all levels

What's in it for you?

  • Great Working Environment – Join a group of motivated health care professionals with a Permanent contract. Opportunity to join the Social Club, offering a wide range of social events and local retail discounts.
  • Fantastic Earning Potential – Generous Base Salary under the Managers and Administrative Workers EBA with Salary Packaging available.
  • Supportive Culture with Continuous Improvement Opportunities – Culture that promotes and embraces the organisational values of GREAT (Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Togetherness) and encourages and supports employees to engage in professional development with access to the Centre of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab.

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA

Essential

Qualifications:

  • Certificate IV or higher in a business, finance, bookkeeping or related area

 Technical/Professional Knowledge and skills

  • 3 years of experience working within a similar role
  • Working knowledge of accounting and business disciplines including financial accounting, compliance reporting, budget development, variance reporting and systems development and improvement.
  • Relevant experience in the use of financial information management systems and demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office suite
  • A demonstrated ability to effectively manage time, set priorities and deliver on agreed outcomes within specific timeframes
  • A demonstrated ability to establish and maintain positive and productive relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Desirable

  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary team in a public sector, aged care, community and/or health services environment
  • Experience using software including Oracle R12, Manad, iPM, Uniti

For further information, please contact Kim Burns via kburns@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0310.

Applications for this position close on Sunday, 14th April 2024. 

Applications are to include:

-          Covering Letter

-          Resume

-          Written response to the Key Selection Criteria, available in the Position Description on the position advertisement.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and a Working with Children Check. NDIS Workers Screening will be required for workers identified as working within a risk assessed role.

 

 


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