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Lecturer in Accounting

Adelaide, Australia
$110,127 - $130,325 p.a.
Closing date
30 Jun 2024

Job Details

Position Details 

About the College of Business Government and Law:

The College of Business, Government and Law is a forward thinking, future focused place to work, teach and research. Our mission statement is “to embrace innovative knowledge and practice to tackle the challenges of our time, with a strategic focus on technology, health, and social impact.” Guided by our mission statement and strategic industry collaborations, the College successfully provides contemporary, practical, and future-oriented education and research in business, accounting, finance, sports, health care management, politics, public policy, international relations, law, and criminology. The College of Business, Government and Law are currently seeking innovative and passionate applicants who can make a meaningful contribution to our dynamic accounting degree for the position of Lecturer in Accounting (Level B).

About the Role:

As the Lecturer in Accounting, you will deliver excellence in teaching and learning across the suite of Accounting and related topics in the College of Business, Government and Law. Your role will be integral in the creation, coordination, and implementation of inspired teaching that focuses on topical accounting topics, including fintech, ESG/CSR reporting, across all levels and modes of the College. You will bring your expertise and industry knowledge to review, develop, and design curricula and courses in step with other higher education global leaders, so graduates are equipped with the skills required for success in the knowledge economy. You will deliver a richly interactive and student-focused approach to learning, by engaging with e-learning platforms, and applying innovative teaching practices and technologies. 

In this role, you will also:

  • Independently contribute to maintaining internal and external compliance and accreditation of courses.
  • Make an independent contribution to high-quality university, professional and community service.

About You 

With your exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, you will maintain strong relationships with diverse staff, students, and industry stakeholders. Your natural ability to collaborate and engage with relevant external professional domains, will develop productive partnerships that can provide opportunities to students and promote graduate employability.  With your comprehensive knowledge of industry needs, and demonstrated experience in tertiary teaching, you will harness your high-quality written communication skills to develop curricula, and coordinate topics. Your keen attention to detail will allow you to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines while always demonstrating a commitment to high quality service delivery.

The successful candidate will also have a PhD, or equivalent qualification in a relevant field.

Life at Flinders

We're transforming and investing in people and facilities to create contemporary, stimulating, and satisfying learning and work environments that reflect our core values of excellence, innovation, courage, and integrity. Flinders is refocusing its strategic priorities with the aim of elevating its performance to be a top ten Australian university, and amongst the top 1% in the world. 

Reaching beyond the limits of buildings, borders, and backgrounds, ours is an inclusive culture that believes absolutely in equality and opportunity for all. We don't just accommodate differences; we embrace and celebrate them. So, why work at Flinders? 

  • 17% Superannuation + salary packaging options 
  • Flexible working arrangements 
  • Wide range of professional development activities and services 
  • We embrace diversity and promote equity and inclusion for all students and staff 
  • Vibrant campus life and amenities including on campus health care services, gym and childcare centre (Bedford Park, South Australia). 

Our Commitment to Reconciliation and Indigenous Employment

Flinders University is proud to be an organisation that is committed to our Reconciliation Action Plan and Indigenous Workforce Strategy. Our vision is to be a preferred employer for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  We are committed to progressing Indigenous advancement in education, research, employment, and wellbeing, and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for all Flinders vacancies.

Prescribed Conditions for Employment

  • A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position. 
  • Please note that you may be required to provide evidence that you are up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations, in line with the Flinders University COVID-19 Vaccination Policy  

How to Apply and Information 

  • You are required to submit Suitability Statement of no more than 3 pages, addressing the Key Position Capabilities of the position description.
  • For more information regarding this position, please contact Vipul Pare


Applications to be submitted before 10:00 pm:

30 June 2024

At Flinders we embrace and celebrate diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and people of all ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities.

Flinders. Fearless.


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