Senior Systems Accountant

Location: Brisbane, Northern Suburbs
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Accounting, Finance & Risk
Contact: Nicholas Lemin
Reference: 1277255
Posted: 27 days ago
About Powerlink:
Powerlink is a leading Australian provider of high voltage electricity transmission network services, providing electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses, connecting Queenslanders to a world-class energy future.
As a Government Owned Corporation, Powerlink owns, develops, operates, and maintains the high voltage electricity transmission network in Queensland. They play a central role in the transition to a renewable energy future by guiding the market, driving value for customers and investing in their people to unleash their potential. 
As an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Powerlink is committed to creating a workforce that reflects the community they serve, fostering inclusive practices that support their people to be the best they can be.
About the role:
The Senior Systems Accountant manages, monitors and develops the corporate financial systems to ensure Powerlink is supported with tools that provide effective financial planning, budgeting, analysis and transaction reporting.
You will manage and provide direction on the structure of the master data that forms the foundation of finance transactions as well as develop and maintain financial reports that provide quality, accurate and timely information required for enhanced decision making.
Also included in your responsibilities will be to manage and coordinate the month end close function and work with the business to support the SAP upgrades and maintenance of SAP financial modules.
About you:
You are a Senior Systems Accountant who is passionate about systems and has experience in business application governance processes and controls.
Holding a degree qualification in Finance, Accounting, or other IT relevant discipline, you are experienced in analysing and understanding business requirements and delivering financial systems solutions and enhancements.  
You also have experience in financial and management reporting functions with a deep understanding of their application in the financial systems.
Ideally you have exposure to working with SAP 4 Hana modules and the integration with other systems.
Joining the industry during its most transformative period, you will have a positive and value adding approach to a high performing team.
Powerlink has built a deep and robust benefits package that promotes diversity and an inclusive culture, supporting career development opportunities, flexible work arrangements and a range of other benefits. They are very proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for All Women.
For further information please contact Nick Lemin on 0434 586 321.

Please note closing date for applications is Sunday 18th September 2022.