The City is seeking a recent graduate to join their Finance team.
Summary about this job
Government - Local
Company: City of Cockburn
Work type: Full Time
Detail information about job Graduate Accountant. Terms and conditions vacancy
The City of Cockburn is dynamic and rapidly growing. It provides its employees with generous employment conditions and highly desirable lifestyle benefits including:
- 9 day fortnight
- Additional 2 days of leave per year
- Generous superannuation (up to 14.5%)
- Professional development opportunities and great study assistance
- Free gym membership and wellness programs
- Free parking
- HBF Corporate Discount
Cockburn is one of the major coastal cities found in the state of Western Australia. With a current population of 110,000, the City is dynamic, rapidly growing and an exciting place to be. Situated just 22km south of the Perth CBD, Cockburn boasts an amazing coastline, beautiful beaches and parks, and is supported by a rich mix of community facilities and diverse employment opportunities
This role will play a pivotal role in the delivery of an efficient and customer focused accounting and administrative support to Budgeting and Financial Reporting Services.
Working with initiative is an essential skill in this position and you will be required to be able to work autonomously and have excellent communication skills - both oral and written. This position also requires highly developed skills in Microsoft Office packages
The successful applicant will possess;
- Relevant tertiary qualification/s in the Financial / Accounting field (completed within the last 12 months)
- High level of customer service and interpersonal skills
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Practical experience in using corporate accounting software packages
- Advanced Microsoft Office Skills i.e. Excel and Word
Salary: 65,173 - 69,753 per annum (depending on skills and experience).
How to Apply: Please read the attached position description and selection criteria. Then click on the ‘Apply for Job’ button on the City’s webpage (www.cockburn.wa.gov.au/employment ) and complete the online application.
Please provide a copy of your transcript and completed qualification.
Information: For further information please, Danny Santoso (Management Accountant – General Ledger & Investment) on 9411 3621.
Applications close: Friday 27 July 2018, 6pm
The City of Cockburn reserves the right to commence recruitment prior to this date.
Applicants are required to demonstrate a commitment to the City of Cockburn values of Safety, Customer Service, Excellence, Accountability and Sustainability.
The City of Cockburn embraces diversity and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, young people and people with disabilities