Sep 13, 2021


$74,055 - $90,348 yearly
  • Goulburn Valley Water
  • Shepparton VIC, Australia
Full time Accounting


Goulburn Valley Water (GVW) provides quality water and wastewater services to 54 towns in North Central Victoria. Our core purpose is to deliver safe, reliable and affordable water services to residential, commercial and industrial customers.

If you like to be kept busy you will thrive in this position supporting the Financial Accountant and on occasions the Manager Finance across a range of accounting functions.

 As an experienced accountant, you will step into this role and hit the ground running, proving to be a valuable and welcome asset in your support.

Highly motivated, detail oriented and confident in your skills, your well-honed abilities are complemented by degree qualifications in Accounting, Finance or Economics.

Solid time management and organisation skills will allow you to crush strict deadlines and your experience in systems, in particular, Microsoft Dynamics D365 will add significant value and input to assist the team to enhance customer service and achieve outstanding results


 About your new role...

Reporting to the Financial Accountant your focus will be on supporting the Finance team across asset accounting and financial accounting functions

This support will include general accounting and reporting in relation to assets including acquisition, project creating and project closures, depreciation and disposals.

Your keen eye for detail will see you assisting with the development of annual financial statements and reconciliations to ensure that GVW meets its reporting obligations.

The position will be based at the Administration Building in Fryers Street – in Shepparton’s CBD Hub. Here you can take a break from figures by popping into the precinct for your morning drink of choice.

You will have the ability to work flexibly, in line with GVW’s flexible working policy.

This fixed term position will allow you to flex your accounting muscle, and be exposed to a Corporate setting in this essential services industry

About you...
To be considered for this role you must have demonstrated the following;

*Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or a relevant field
*CPA of CA professional membership (or currently undertaking)
*Minimum 5 years suitable experience in a similar role
*Experience using Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (highly desirable)
*Proven ability to engage collaboratively, influence and negotiate with a range of stakeholders
*Strong interpersonal skills
 *Strong written and verbal communication skills across all levels
*Possess a drive to succeed
*Ability to work autonomously, high standard of accuracy and manage your time effectively
*Get a buzz out of problem solving and thrive in a fast paced environment
*Beyond passionate about providing a positive customer experience
*High level computer, administrative and report writing skills, including knowledge of  Microsoft Office Suite
*Strong OHS commitment and focus
*A current motor vehicle licence is essential

What you'll get....
You will have the opportunity to join a diverse and inclusive organisation.

*Classification GVW3: $74,055 - $90,348 + super (salary starting point is dependent upon relevant qualifications, skills and experience)
*Full Time
*Shepparton based - regional lifestyle benefits
*An organisation committed to OHS and safe working practices
*Enjoy working with staff across GVWs multiple locations
*Strong leadership team
*Work/life balance – enjoy rostered day’s off
*Professional growth and development opportunities
*Committed to the health and wellbeing of all employees including flu vaccinations, skin checks and EAP program
*Annual performance review
*Supportive team culture
*Flexible, diverse and inclusive workplace


For further information on this position, please contact Glen Pearson,

Manager - Finance 0429 222 899

Applications close 5pm Friday 1 October 2021


Please apply visit our website to view the position description and to submit your application

Goulburn Valley Water is an equal opportunity employer valuing all people, diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives


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