Project/Management Accountant - Part time 0.6 FTE

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around AU$9.5 billion in 2018/19, we help customers improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within our four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 850 talented people. Operating across aviation, marine, oil and gas, mining and construction, cyber security, defence, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy, we support our customers’ technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements.

A global solution being delivered locally.

We currently have an exciting and newly created part time (0.6 FTE) opportunity for a suitably qualified Project/ Management Accountant to join our high performing finance team based in our Osborne facility.

The Project/Management Accountant position will provide financial duties and reporting support across different contracts within the Marine Australia finance team as required

In order to succeed in this role, you will be able to:

  • Assist the Marine Australia finance team in preparation of quarterly forecasts
  • Preparation of monthly invoicing and analysis of associated data
  • Supporting contract teams in financial reporting and analysis of on-going and ad-hoc projects
  • Preparation and processing of month-end activities, including drafting accounting journals
  • Ad-hoc duties to support the Marine finance team as required and as commensurate with experience

About You

This role will align with an experienced professional that has a proven record of accomplishment of delivery within a complex environment. You will have supporting degree level qualifications, be working towards your CA or CPA and have an excellent interpersonal, communications and stakeholder’s engagement skillset. Additionally you will be a confident team player that has a passion for identifying and driving change and enjoys working within a team environment but can also work autonomously as required. You will have exceptional time management and organisational experience coupled with an ability to prioritise, plan and organise your workload and timeframes with a strong attention to detail. The successful candidate will have excellent excel skills and have a working knowledge of AASB 15

About Us

In return Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety, environment, and diversity, so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below.

Applicants must be eligible for an Australian Defence Security Clearance.


Job no: HZDP 91578-1

Location: Osborne - SA

Closing Date: Thursday, 3 October 2019