Senior Financial Reporting Accountant Job at NSW Public Service Commission – in Macquarie Park NSW

Organisation/Entity: Transport For NSW

Job Category: Accounting

Job Location:
Macquarie Park, NSW, AU, 2113

Job Ref No: 40581

Employment Type: Permanent Full-Time

Salary Range: $120423.0-$134872.0

About us

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions. We work with several government agencies to coordinate metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail, road and maritime services, always keeping the safety and comfort of our customers at the heart of what we do.

About Group Finance and Investment

Group Finance and Investment (GFI) is a trusted advisor to the Transport cluster, and partners with our stakeholders to make all financial and funding considerations for our once-in-a-generation $71.5 billion infrastructure program.

We provide best in class financial services to support decision-making on transport services, infrastructure investment and delivery. GFI plays a critical role in project planning and funding, enterprise planning and financial management and control.

The work we do is vital to making NSW a better place to live, work and visit, touching the lives of millions of people every day.

This is a chance to be a part of the team behind TfNSW’s major projects and work in a dynamic, collaborative environment to deliver for our clients and the greater NSW community.

We are a team of focused, dynamic and commercially-orientated finance professionals, who go above and beyond to deliver for our clients on a day to day basis, who see public service as a calling and not just a job, and who are proud to work for the Transport cluster and the NSW Government.

The opportunity

We currently have an opportunity for a seasoned finance professional to join Transport in the role of Senior Financial Reporting Accountant.

The role supports the preparation of the annual financial statements in compliance with the statutory requirements, monthly reports to Treasury and all other external reporting for a number of agencies in the Transport Cluster.

Coordinate the preparation of Financial Statements, Transport cluster and Treasury Reporting requirements to ensure they are compliant with accounting standards and legislative requirements.

Assist with the management of financial reporting requirements to ensure all internal and external objectives are achieved.

Participate in the provision of technical advice on financial accounting issues to the business as required.

Contribute to the monitoring of accurate reporting of assets and compliance of balance sheet accounts with accounting standards and Transport cluster requirements.

Input into the continual improvement of processes and tools to provide effective financial decision support to key stakeholders.

Provide ongoing reporting requirements to ensure compliance requirements are met and to ensure suitable management of priorities.

Please click here to view a copy of the role description.

About you

You are tertiary qualified (Finance, Accounting, Commerce or related discipline) with relevant industry experience, and full membership of a recognised professional accounting body (CPA/CA ANZ or equivalent).

Sound knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations and commercial accounting practices relating to government organisations

You are someone who works collaboratively with others and builds and maintains strong team relationships. The successful candidate will be committed to managing and prioritising competing demands and responsibilities in a busy and evolving environment.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this position is Grade 8A ($120,423) – 8E ($134,872) per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.


Please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process to apply for this position.

Applications close: 11:59 PM, Thursday 28th October 2021

We are the community we serve

We are committed to being an inclusive, diverse and flexible workplace where differences are valued. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experience and abilities.

We enable our people to work in ways that work for them and their teams. Working virtually and from different locations including regional locations, staggering work hours and job sharing are just some of the ways our people can work flexibly.

Please contact the Talent Specialist below if you require any adjustments to be made to how you interact with us throughout the recruitment process or would like to discuss flexible work options.

For any enquiries, please email Lauren Ilieff at [email protected]

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us.

Check out this useful video series that will help you stand out from other applicants and navigate the recruitment process at Transport. View here.

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About the Company

Company: NSW Public Service Commission –

Company Location:  Macquarie Park NSW

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