Senior Management Accountant

Posted 20 November 2023
Salary$80 - $86 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineManagementAccountant - Chartered/CPA (General)

Job description

Our Company
DFP Recruitment are a recruitment company, with capable leadership, a transparent high-performance culture, stability, an enviable client portfolio and a focus on quality. We are very proud of our 40 years of growth in Australia and excited about our future as part of an international group with new opportunities for our people. Have the confidence in knowing that if you are placed with us, you will be part of an organisation that shows compassion, cares and are proud to be a disability confident recruiter.

About the client:

Our client is looking for 1x Level 7 Management Accountant - Team Leader to join their team ASAP through to 31/03/2024 - there will be a permanent opportunity at this point for you to apply too. Our client is a major State Government located on 140 William Street near public transport. 

  • ASAP Start Date (pending Police Check) - Notice periods are acceptable. 
  • Full Time Hours – Monday to Friday - Casual position in the sense that there are no leave entitlements
  • Temporary assignment until 31/01 with likely extension until March/April while the client runs a fixed term/permanent processes which you would be able to apply too. 
  • Perth CBD location, WA
  • $80.00-86.00 per hour + super - This includes casual loading 
About the role:
  • Leads the activities of the Budget Strategy Section and develops financial strategies to support the business in obtaining the financial resources to deliver on the Departments statement of strategic intent. Ensures the timely and accurate financial reporting with respect to RfR project and EF acquittals
Key Responsibilities:

1. Policy Development 
2. Budget Strategy and Management 
3. Leadership and Management 

About you

Role specific
  1. Extensive experience in managing budgets in a large complex environment, including the review and analysis of budget submissions to the State Government.
Desirable criteria
  1. Knowledge of the WA State Budget and Estimates Committee process.
  2. Knowledge of Commonwealth, Royalties for Regions and Industry Funding arrangements impacting upon the WA State Budget.
  3. Experience with the Department of Treasury Strategic Information Management System.
Special requirements/equipment
  • Possession of a tertiary qualification in Accounting or a related discipline.
  • Full Membership of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand or CPA Australia or the National Institute of Public Accountants.
  • An acceptable National Police Certificate (police clearance) is required. If not currently held, must be acquired prior to commencement at applicant’s expense.
  • Occasional travel to and from metropolitan and regional offices may be required.
If you feel as though you are suitable for this position, please apply now with your CV. If you would like to discuss the role further, please call Donavan on 08 9287 9812 for a confidential chat, or email

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.