Accountant

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  • Northern Australian Conference
  • Townsville, QLD
  • Full Time
  • Applications Close: 31 May 2019

The Northern Australian Conference is seeking an experienced Accountant/Senior Accountant to join our team in sunny Townsville on a full time basis.

This is a key leadership position responsible for producing monthly and annual financial reporting, budgets, overseeing payroll, FBT, cashier, accounts processing and responsibility for other statutory and reporting obligations, including liaising with auditors. The role also includes supervision of our Adventist Book Centre.

1. Practising baptised member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, with a strong commitment to the teachings, values and mission of the Church.
2. Business or accounting qualifications and have professional accounting qualifications (CA/CPA or equivalent).
3. Minimum 5 years’ experience in an accounting related role, including payroll, FBT, BAS, budget preparation, monthly and annual financial and regular statutory reporting.
4. Sound understanding of accounting principles and practice.
5. A proven track record for delivering outcomes in a timely manner.
6. Exceptional attention to detail.
7. Excellent written and oral communication, well-developed people skills and be a genuine team player.
8. High level of computer skills, particularly with Excel.
9. Self-motivated and well-organised.
10. Must be able to respect and keep confidentiality.

1. A thorough understanding and knowledge of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the South Pacific, including its structure and management.

For more details or to request a job description please contact:

Natalie Scott
Chief Financial Officer and General Secretary
PO Box 51
AITKENVALE QLD 4814
Phone: +61 7 4779 3988
Email: nataliescott@adventist.org.au

Applications, including a CV, covering letter and two work related referees, addressing the various areas in this role, must be submitted in writing or by email to:

Natalie Scott
Chief Financial Officer and General Secretary
PO Box 51
AITKENVALE QLD 4814
Email: nataliescott@adventist.org.au

All applications will be acknowledged. We will contact you further should an interview be required. Unsuccessful applicants will also be notified.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Australia. The Northern Australian Conference reserves the right to fill the role prior to the Close of Applications Date.

This vacancy was written and advertised by the employer listed above.