Magill, Australia
12 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Based at Magill Campus
  • Full-time, fixed term contract for 13 months at level HEO 6 (or HEO 7, subject to qualifications and experience)
  • Salary range: $77,454 - $85,467 (HEO 6); $85,467 - $96,150 (HEO 7) per annum

About the role

You will be responsible for managing a range of finance activities and the provision of expert advice for specific business areas within the Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences. If appointed at the HEO 7 classification, you will also support the Division Accountant in the management of complex finance activities across the whole of the Division.

Skills and Experience

You will have undergraduate qualifications in a finance related discipline, and will be a qualified member of a professional accounting body. You will also have previous experience in the development of forecasts, budgets and financial plans, and an advanced knowledge of accounting standards, structures, principles and practices.

To be considered at the HEO 7 classification level, you will also have previous experience in the strategic analysis of finance activities, and in the management of finance projects with multiple stakeholder interests.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Miranda McDonald, Senior Human Resources Consultant on (08) 8302 1700 or via email at and quote job reference 1156.

Applications close: 9:00 am Monday 23 April 2018


Important Information:

  • Preview Application Form

In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. See more benefits of working for UniSA

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online through Working at UniSA. If you experience any difficulty lodging your application visit FAQs.

For further support contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email and you will receive a response within one working day.

  • If you have NOT registered with our e-recruitment system, you can begin your Application by clicking the 'Begin' button below.
  • If you are unsure if you have registered before, click here and follow the steps
  • FORGOTTEN YOUR LOGIN DETAILS? click here and follow the steps

By choosing to continue, you agree to the privacy policy. Show Privacy Policy