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  • An exciting multi-faceted accounts role with new challenges every day
  • flexible work arrangement, on-site parking, attractive remuneration
  • Part-time flexibility; initial 12-month fixed-term contract
  • Scenic Kuitpo Forest location; commencing June 2022


ForestrySA is responsible for the management of commercial pine plantations and native forests, including conservation, community and recreational access and use, on behalf of the South Australian Government.  ForestrySA’s head office is in the heart of Kuitpo Forest, just 40 kilometres south-east of the Adelaide CBD and the first of many forest plantations in the Mount Lofty Ranges.


Reporting to the Finance Manager, this role provides hands on financial and management accounting, decision support, compliance, reporting services and administrative support to the business.  Key responsibilities include:


  • preparing accurate and timely management and financial reports critical to effective business decision making and compliance;
  • managing cash flow, preparing forecasts and budget reporting;
  • coordinating the planning and preparation of annual budget and year end processes;
  • ensuring payroll, superannuation and taxation obligations are met;
  • maintaining and enhancing the Group’s financial reporting systems and processes, embracing continuous improvement opportunities.


Applications are invited from CA/CPA qualified professionals (or working towards completion), with hands on financial and management accounting experience.  The successful applicant must be highly motivated with strong attention to detail and be driven to add value through exceptional communication, analysis and application of technical skills and commercial acumen. Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills, integrity, initiative, and flexibility together with an unwavering focus on collaborative teamwork and customer service, are all essential qualities sought.  Demonstrated high level of experience in the application and use of Accounting Computing Systems, MS Office products with advanced Excel skills.  Working knowledge of KeyPay would be considered advantageous.  


The successful incumbment will be joining a welcoming cohesive team culture under the direction of a supportive manager and an opportunity for further career progression and development. This position is offered on a part time basis with flexibility of days/hours up to full-time for an outstanding candidate will be considered to attract the right person. Flexible work arrangement (home/office).

Applications in Word format only should be forwarded to Marisa Hunt, please click on Apply Today to submit. Confidential telephone enquiries are welcome and may be directed to Marisa Hunt on (08) 8100 8824.

For further information on our client, please visit Home | ForestrySA

Hender Contracting has been a leader in the contract recruitment sector in South Australia for more than 25 years. We specialise in Executive & Interim Management solutions across HR, Finance and Accounting, Marketing and Communications, IT, Tech and more.

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