The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world. Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations. Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce.
Transperth Train Operations (TTO) is seeking a qualified accountant to assist with the budgeting and reporting requirements of the Division. The Divisional Accountant is primarily responsible for preparing and monitoring the Division’s complex budget including reporting on significant variances to managers.
TTO is looking for someone with leadership and negotiation skills as well as the ability to liaise with a range of stakeholders, particularly Branch Managers. You will use your analytical mind to obtain relevant data to enter into monthly and annual reports.
This is a demanding role working in a busy environment therefore the successful person will have considerable experience in management accounting in a medium/large Government agency. Knowledge of the FMA and Treasurer’s Instructions is critical to successfully undertaking the duties of this position.
For further information about this position, please refer to the attached Job Description Form (JDF). You can also gain more detailed information on the role and responsibilities by contacting Mr Chris Coen, Business Manager on (08) 9326 2203.
Alternatively for more information about the PTA, please visit our website at www.pta.wa.gov.au.
How to Apply
Applicants are requested to provide the following:
- A current CV with two work related referees; and
- A written application addressing Selection Criteria 1, 2, 3 and 4 as stated in the JDF in no more than five pages.
Applicants are requested to apply online using the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top/bottom of the screen. Please complete the attached consent form as part of your application as all PTA positions are subject to ongoing integrity screening.
Please note the closing date and time, as no emailed, late or pro forma applications will be accepted.