Accounts Payable Assistant (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 11/09/2023
Applications close: 01/10/2023 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Accounting

Reference: VG/BRHS/CORPSER/1748493

Reference: VG/BRHS/CORPSER/1748493

Occupation: Accounting

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Grow your accounting skills at Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS)

Contract: Part-Time, Fixed-Term contract. 40.0 hours per fortnight until 30.06.2024.

Are you ready to take the next step in your accounting career and make a significant impact on a small dynamic team? We are looking for a talented Accounts Payable Assistant to join the largest employer and health care provider in East Gippsland in a newly created position. Work schedule may be negotiated, please specify your availability in your application.

The position:

As the Accounts Payable Assistant will play a crucial role in supporting our Accounts Payable Officer to perform a range of accounting and clerical tasks related to accounts payable transactions. These will include supporting the processing and monitoring of payments and expenditures, assisting the coordination of authorising invoices, and ensuring timely payment to suppliers. Other tasks involve communicating with departmental managers to ensure all tax invoices are appropriately authorised and accurate coding and entry of expenditures. 

Why should you apply?

  • Work within a collaborative environment where your ideas and contributions are valued and recognized.
  • Grow your skills and experience learning finance procedures in the health care industry.
  • Join a busy, progressive and leading regional health service.
  • Extensive salary packaging options reduce your tax and increase your take home pay.
  • Exciting and rewarding role in a beautiful part of the world.

What you need:

  • 12 months' experience in Accounts Payable and general accounting.
  • A good knowledge of Accounts Payable and general accounting procedures.
  • High level of organizational and time management skills and the ability to prioritise competing tasks.
  • Experience using computerised accounting systems.
  • Competence in the use of Microsoft Office Suite of products, in particular Excel and Outlook.

 Please see the Position Description for other key selection criteria.


Applications close: Sunday 1st October 2023.

For more information contact: David Menzel, Deputy Chief Financial Officer on 03 5150 3309

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

Accounts Payable Assistant (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


David Menzel, Deputy Chief Financial Officer | 03 5150 3309

Accounts Payable Assistant (As per advertisement)