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The Australian National University

Management Accountant

Apply now Job no: 518911
Work type: Continuing
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Professional

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7 (Administration)
Salary package: 
$77,408 - $89,370 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Work type: 
Full-time, Continuing

Position overview

The position of Management Accountant is within a small but vital team overseeing the expanding and changing residential accommodation portfolio within the Australian National University.

The successful applicant will participate in the accounting, financial monitoring, reporting and investigative functions of Accommodation Services and the ANU Halls of Residence and as such experience in the accommodation industry would be an advantage.

Ability to work in a small team undertaking non-routine tasks and supporting other team members is critical. At times, the successful applicant may be required to provide support for non-financial functions within the portfolio.

Applicants must have relevant accounting experience including the preparation of periodic financial statements, annual budgets and accounting reconciliations and reports.  Experience in the use and ongoing development of financial management information systems including the identification and documentation of deficiencies with recommended solutions is also required.

For more information, contact Graeme Lindner, Finance Manager, Division of Student Life on T: 02 6125 7566  E: 

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

• A statement addressing the selection criteria.
• A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
• Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not provide a statement that addresses the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country. 

Position Description & Selection Criteria

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Updated:  20 March 2015/Responsible Officer:  Director Human Resources /Page Contact:  HR Systems