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Accounts Payable Officer


Reference: 4859705

Temporary Part-Time Position

Band 4 ($64,135 - $68,190 pa) plus 9.5% flexible working hours

CBD Fringe Location

Maribyrnong City Council is undergoing significant change in population growth, redevelopment, and a transitioning economy is leading to an influx of new residents, businesses and opportunities. Maribyrnong is becoming a sought after residential area and a destination for foodies.

In this key role, you will coordinate and support the Council's accounts payable system and work as a member of a dynamic team to ensure the integrity of the Council's accounting systems and procedures. Reporting to the Financial Accountant, you will provide support for the day to day management of the Council's accounts payable system, this includes system maintenance and enhancements, compliance with payment/purchasing/delegation policy and provision of training and support in its use to the organisation.

Your strong customer focus and understanding of the critical nature of system administration, together with your high-level communication and negotiation skills will be vital in this role.

You will possess a tertiary qualification in Finance and /or have extensive experience in a purchasing role. Your sound knowledge and experience in operation, maintenance, and development of accounts payable will see you succeed in this role.

We are a child-safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to child safety and supporting the best interests of children in all our operations. Council encourages young people, people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Enquiries: Robert Lengyel on (03) 9688 0268

Applications Close: 18 Sep 2019