Project Accountant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Specialisation: Telecommunications
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/012024_1655337755
Contact: Paul Cutri
Email: email Paul

Outstanding opportunity for Project Accountant / Financial Analyst. 12 month fixed-term contract with likely extensions

  • Twelve month fixed-term contract with likely extensions
  • Suits qualified Accountant who has moved into the corporate project space
  • Work on key projects for large Australian telco

FinXL Professional Services is a leading services organisation providing a broad range of services to assist large Australian enterprises and Government departments to deliver key projects.

At present, an outstanding opportunity exists for a Project Accountant / Financial Controller to join our team onsite at a large Australian Telecommunications company.

The Project Accountant will take on a range of critical accounting and finance focussed duties as listed below:

  • Manage financials for key projects within the IT space
  • Monitor program budgets via financial trackers and reports
  • Support Project Managers with financial activities including project set-up, transactions & cost variances
  • Co-ordinate month end accruals and adjustments for processing
  • Liaise with the business teams to ensure monthly financials are on target and aligned with forecasts
  • Manage shared services and OPEX to budget
  • Manage capitalisation reports alongside Project Managers for CAPEX
  • Prepare reports, metrics, commercial drivers and P&L outcomes for key stakeholders

To be successful in this role you bring the following:

  • Experience working as an accountant, finance analyst or financial controller, preferably in the project space at a large organisation
  • Tertiary qualifications in a Business-related discipline (Preferably Accounting and Finance)
  • CPA/CA or another similar professional accreditation (desirable but not mandatory)