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Senior Financial Accountant

Requisition ID 132565BR Date updated 02/17/2019
  • Fast paced dynamic work environment
  • Tailored career & development opportunities
  • Role based in Canberra, ACT
A great opportunity for an experienced Senior Financial Accountant to further their career.

As the Senior Financial Accountant you will provide financial management of the chart of accounts, month end close, general ledger and subsidiary ledger reconciliations, journals financial and statutory reporting and documentation of significant accounting judgments.

Key Responsibilities
  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
  • Gain an understanding of US accounting requirements released by Financial Investigation Service/Defence Contract Management Agency/Defence Contract Audit Agency.
  • Independently manage the Chart of Accounts, profits centres, costs centres etc. and conduct monthly balance sheet and trial balance reviews with the Corporate Controller.
  • Responsible for developing and posting journals that are properly prepared, approved, and supported by appropriate documentation and filed for easy retrieval.
  • Preparation and lodgement of the SAP consolidation file, sent to the US, monthly in accordance with accounting calendar.
Skills, Experience and Qualifications
  • Tertiary qualification in Business / Accounting,
  • Understanding and knowledge of AIFRS, US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), financial accounting, government accounting, and analytical & estimating techniques.
  • Financial Statements (Income Statements, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow).
  • Ability to effectively balance own time as well as available resources to address changing priorities.
  • Effective and credible communicator and presenter.
If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career click the “Apply” button or contact us at careers@raytheon.com.au 132565
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Australia is a trusted partner in delivering systems integration and mission support solutions to our customers. As one of the most reputable high technology companies in the world, Raytheon delivers innovative solutions to protect, defend and secure.

Relocation Eligible
No

Clearance Type
Base Line

Expertise
Accounting

Type Of Job
Fixed Term

Work Location
Australia - Australian Capital Territory
Canberra

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