Equity Trustees

Project Accountant

Organisation : International Women's Development Agency

Location : Melbourne (CBD)

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Finance & Accounting

Sector : Community Development, Women

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 28 Feb, 2020

About the role

Location: Melbourne, CBD

Work Type: Full Time

  • Full time, fixed term contract (until June 2021)
  • Project manage end to end financial administration of assigned grants
  • Based in Melbourne CBD

The Role
Reporting to the Financial Controller, The position provides planning, budgeting, forecasting, accounting and compliance services to Grants in accordance with grant contractual obligations.
This role contributes to the financial management and compliance of identified grant projects/programs. It also provides technical guidance and capacity development to support the delivery of IWDA’s work internationally and the success of IWDA’s partners. This is not a Financial Accountant role, it is a Project Grant Accountant role.

The Candidate
You will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting or related discipline. CA/ CPA strongly preferred
  • Relevant experience in project accounting and general accountancy, preferably in the not for profit sector
  • Experience training and upskilling people with limited financial knowledge
  • Experience working with multi-country and multi-currency budgets
  • Experience with budget planning, monitoring and reporting in a grant funded environment
  • Demonstrated conceptual and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated negotiation and communication skills (including reporting and presenting)
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy in relation to financial management and compliance
  • Experience in the delivery of successful financial and compliance capability
  • Knowledge of a range of financial information management systems, preferably NetSuite, MYOB and QuickBooks

The Offer
Offered as a full-time fixed term contract (until June 2021) The annual salary is a SCHADS 5.1 – 5.2 In addition, attractive PBI/NFP packaging is available.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : International Women's Development Agency

International Women’s Development Agency (IWDA) is the leading Australian agency entirely focussed on women’s rights and gender equality in the Asia Pacific region. They are international, feminist and independent.

How to apply for this role

If you have exceptional skills in the above areas and are looking for a new and exciting challenge, please make an application by clicking the 'Apply' tab below to submit your resume in Word format.

Any offer of employment will require a National Police Check and endorsement of IWDA’s Child Protection Code of Conduct

International Women’s Development Agency (IWDA) has an EEO exemption (H112/2018) and requests applications from women only. IWDA encourages women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and women with disabilities to apply.

Please quote in application: Project Accountant via Pro Bono Australia.

Fifty Acres

You Might Be Interested In


The treasurer will provide assistance to their South Sudanes...


The Accountant is responsible for the day to day financial o...

View More Jobs

Featured Suppliers

Source More Suppliers
CPA Australia
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

Get purpose-driven roles delivered free to your inbox every Monday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!