Assistant Financial Accountant

Wollongong, Illawarra, Australia
$65,274 - $73,945
01 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Full Time, Fixed Term (2 year) Appointment

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements of all that we do.  SMAH is one of UOW’s five Faculties and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine (incorporating the Graduate School of Medicine).

The Faculty is recognised nationally and internationally for its excellence in teaching and research.  The SMAH Finance team provides financial support to the Faculty through budgeting, reporting and financial accounting functions. The unit is also responsible for assisting the Faculty in the effective use and management of funds including the undertaking of financial reporting to staff and the Faculty Executive.

This role provides crucial financial support to Faculty staff through the provision of budgets, forecasts and reporting on financial matters relating to research activities.  The position also undertakes a range of financial accounting functions including procurement, account reconciliation, journal entry processing, asset management and account establishment and closure.

As part of the online application process, you will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria which are based on the position description below.

For further information please contact Peter Roope on 61 2 4221 3699.

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion.  We value and acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. We embrace diversity a key component of attracting and retaining talent at UOW.