Assistant Accountant (Internal Applicants Only)
As an Assistant Accountant, you will be responsible for providing accurate, timely and professional accounting and other support to the accounting and external reporting services of the Contract & Grants Accounting Section within Corporate Finance, Finance & Business Services Division.
You will also be responsible for recording all relevant account and contract details for research/non research grants in the appropriate modules of Peoplesoft Financials (UniFi) in order to provide contracted financial statements for grants, and timely information for other University staff.
This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia's most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane's city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment - you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.
Our Ideal Candidate
You will have specialist expertise in Commerce or Business with the ability to establish effective relationships and to represent and promote Finance and Business Services at a university and wider community level, including industry, government and professional bodies.
You will also have experience in general accounting, and the use of computerised accounting systems for the extraction of data and the preparation of reports.
You must have unrestricted work rights in Australia for the duration of this appointment to apply. Visa sponsorship is not available for this appointment.
This opportunity is only available to current casual, fixed term or continuing employees at The University of Queensland as well as any Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.