Justice Officer - Finance & Stores

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Department: Department of Justice and Community Safety
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: Western - Ararat
Reference: VG/3641MAY
Closing Date: 02-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $51,717 - $66,414
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 3641 - Position Description Justice Officer Finance and Stores.docx (Word, 753KB)

Contact: Dennis Higgins on (03) 4309 3210

Position Details

About us

Hopkins Correctional Centre is a medium security male prison facility focused on preparing prisoners for their transition back into the community.

About the role

The Justice Officer - Finance & Stores is part of the Regional Corporate Services team responsible for ensuring best-practice financial and procurement processes. This role is primarily based at Hopkins Correctional Centre.

As the Justice Officer – Finance & Stores you will process a range of financial, accounts payable and purchasing transactions ensuring compliance with requirements and timelines.  This role will ensure electronic and paper based record keeping systems are up to date and accurate. This may include petty cash, banking, accounts payable and prisoner finance (SPEND), day-to-day operations of the prison stores functions including warehouse, procurement and administrative functions, prisoner shop, prison archive, prison vehicle fleet and state uniform store.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • experience in a range of finance & stores related tasks including purchasing, accounts payable, petty cash and stock control is highly regarded
  • a demonstrated understanding of finance, stores and warehousing operations
  • an understanding of occupational health and safety practices.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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