Senior Revenue Accountant, Finance Services, CSV Corporate

• Court Services Victoria (CSV) is seeking a suitably qualified Senior Revenue Accountant to join their Finance Division (Fixed Term Parental Leave Cover)

• Play an important role in managing the relationship with the Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF) with respect to CSV’s statutory reporting, submission of business cases, monitoring of the revenue budget and other financial matters

• Provide expertise in the classification and reporting of CSV’s revenue in the annual financial statements
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/JS0243A
Closing Date: 06-Feb-2023
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: until 15 March 2024
Attachments: JS0243 - PD.pdf (PDF, 260KB)

JS0243 - Candidate Application Form .docx (Word, 52KB)

Contact: James Taylor

Position Details

About us

Court Services Victoria (CSV) was established on 1 July 2014 as an independent statutory body corporate to provide expert administrative support to Victoria's courts; the Supreme Court, the County Court, the Magistrates' Court, the Children's Court, and the Coroners Court, as well as the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and the Judicial College of Victoria. CSV aspires to be a strong, independently run, and efficient national and international leader in courts administration.

The Finance Services Division is the central corporate business area of CSV and is responsible for providing mandatory and specialist support services to each of the jurisdictions as well as CSV-wide accountabilities.

Finance Services is responsible for supporting the individual financial management and analysis functions of the courts and tribunals within CSV. This includes statutory reporting to government; production of the annual financial statements, setting policies and procedures for conformance with mandatory legislation and regulations, coordinating all CSV financial estimates; assisting in the preparation of Expenditure Review Committee (ERC) and Public Estimate and Accounts (PAEC) briefings and submissions and associated regular corporate reporting requirements to the central agencies; and leading the planning and implementation of organisation-wide process and procedures for the management of risk arising from financial management activities.

About the role

The role of the Senior Revenue Accountant is to provide expertise in the classification and reporting of CSV's revenue, the monitoring and optimizing of revenue available for CSV's operations and to facilitate key financial controls and information provision between CSV and the Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF).

About you

  • Demonstrated expertise and ability to provide high level advice on the application and interpretation of appropriation and revenue accounting, financial reporting requirements between government departments and Treasury, public sector accrual output-based budgeting and the provisions of the Financial Management Act 1994, Resource Management Framework and associated policies, practices, and procedures.
  • Sound knowledge of, and substantial experience in the application of, relevant financial systems (e.g. Oracle Financials, Oracle EPM, Business Intelligence, SRIMS, Excel etc.) to complex financial plans, funding submissions, and decisions of executive government.
  • Sound knowledge of, and substantial experience in, month-end reconciliation and analyses, trial balance review and the preparation of relevant notes to the Annual Financial Statements, including the application of relevant accounting standards.
  • Proven experience in working on delivering effective financial performance templates and spreadsheets and identifying financial management issues and solutions within work units and across organisations.

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume 
  • a short covering letter
  • completed application form (see file attachment)

For more information, please see the attached position description. 

Other Information:

Employees of Court Services Victoria are required to comply with any applicable government pandemic order, as well as any policy implemented by Court Services Victoria, in relation to mandatory vaccinations against COVID-19.  It is a condition of any offer of employment that applicants for vacant roles with Court Services Victoria agree to comply with any applicable pandemic order or policy regarding mandatory vaccinations.

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