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Cost Allocation Analyst

Job Seekers Australia Accounting & Finance Government

Job Summary

  • Burwood
  • Contract
  • BBBH784336
  • Jun 08, 2021
  • $450 - $600 pd
Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an experience cost allocation analyst to work for a leading Government Department, based in Burwood.

This leading Government Department is seeking a Cost Allocation Analyst for a contract until September 30th, based in Burwood. In this role you will be responsible for managing, facilitating and coordinating end-of-month activities and timetables, including closing cockpit for divisions and operating entities across the Department.

Key accountabilities:

  • Manage month-end processes according to the month-end timetable for divisions and operating entities, ensuring compliance to regulatory and organisational policies, systems and procedures
  • Coordinating Closing Cockpit maintenance, execution and communication to ensure that the month-end activities are completed within a strict timeframe
  • Ensuring data integrity by working closely with divisions and operating entities before month-end by conducting comprehensive data checks and preparation work.
  • Preparing daily and monthly reports and chair monthly stakeholder engagement to divisions and operating entities on the status of their end-of-month activities and investigate issues that will potentially delay end-of-month and formulate strategies and recommendation for forward planning
  • Work cooperatively within the Financial Management and Control team, exchange information and assist other team members to achieve team objectives and work outcomes.

Essential requirements:

  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting, commerce or in a related discipline, and/or extensive experience in month-end accounting in a large organisation, preferably in the public sector.
  • Full membership of (or working towards) a recognised professional accounting body
  • Sound working knowledge of Finance systems and applications, including the use of spreadsheets and presentation software.
  • Past SAP Finance experience is desirable.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Vanessa Wilson
  • Consultant | Government
  • +61 (0)2 8986 3154