First listed on: 23 March 2020

Corporate Accountant 

About the role

The Corporate Accountant sits within the finance operations team and is responsible for providing technical expertise in financial reporting, operations accounting, budgeting and forecasting to meet a number of statutory reporting requirements. Working collaboratively with the broader Finance team this role will also:

  • Assist with the preparation of the annual and half yearly statutory financial reporting in compliance with accounting standards and ministerial directions
  • Facilitate the timely completion of external audit requirements
  • Provide analysis, advice and guidance on the interpretation and application of accounting standards
  • Ensure the timely completion of month and quarter end requirements to facilitate lodgement of the data feed to the Department of Treasury and Finance
  • Assist with the transition of the new Oracle Cloud system including data migration, user acceptance testing and training

 Please ensure you take a look at the Position Description provided for additional information on accountabilities for this role.

About you

You are an established and experienced Corporate Accountant with a strong focus on service delivery and a flexible approach to work to meet tight deadlines and conflicting priorities. You will have extensive knowledge and experience in statutory financial reporting within a large multi-disciplined organisation. You will also possess:

  • Highly developed interpersonal and consultative skills with the ability to converse and influence both internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
  • Excellent problem solving skills with an analytical approach to your work
  • The ability to identify, address and resolve accounting issues with a strong focus on continuous process improvement
  • A relevant professional qualification such as a CA/CPA or equivalent

Working with Us

We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and offer flexibility to facilitate work/life balance.

WorkSafe employees enjoy: Discounted Gym & Pool Memberships | WELL Rated Building | Group Training & Yoga Classes | Very active Social Club | Pool & Table Tennis | Sparkling Water | Discounted Prescription Eyewear | Career Opportunities and Working for your Community!

What's next?

Applications close 11:00pm Tuesday 31 March 2020. Click the link to apply, and join us in making a difference to Victorian lives.

Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position. You may be required to undergo a National Police Check (and/or Medical Assessment) as part of the recruitment process.

Candidate screening may take place prior to the advertisement closing, so get your application in.

For further enquiries please contact Katherine Bray on 03 4243 8895

About Us

At WorkSafe our passion for the wellbeing of Victorian workers brings us together. Our people come from a wide range of professions and with no two days ever being the same, diverse thinking comes naturally to us. As we build the WorkSafe of the future we're committed to delivering industry best practice to our people, our customers and the community. 

Our future

 WorkSafe 2030 will ensure that WorkSafe Victoria remains at the forefront of workplace health and safety, and meets the community's high expectations in relation to managing the workers' compensation scheme at a time of rapid workplace change. WorkSafe 2030's prevention-led approach will save lives and reduce injuries. It will deliver affordable premiums and lower administration costs for employers, freeing up their time and resources.

WorkSafe are striving to build a diverse workforce that reflects the Victorian community we serve.


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