Financial Accountant

Job No: CERA28
Location: East Melbourne

The Centre for Eye Research (CERA) is giving more people living with eye disease a chance to save their sight.

We conduct eye research with real-life impact; translating to better treatments, earlier diagnosis, health education and disease prevention, and unraveling the causes of eye disease through genetics.

Become part of Australia's leading eye research institute as a Financial Accountant.  

  • Full time role
  • Base salary circa $80k gross base plus super 9.5%
  • Generous salary packaging available
  • East Melbourne location



We are seeking a dynamic accountant with great communication skills to join our team.

The Financial Accountant, working closely with the Finance Manager, is responsible for financial processing, accounting support and financial administration for CERA and related entities.   The role focuses on developing a culture of continuous improvement within the Finance group to advance work practices for financial operations, and to extend the current support to research units and executive management.

You will have a relevant Business, Commerce or Accounting tertiary qualification with CPA or CA qualification and at least 2 years’ relevant post qualification experience.  To be successful you must also have excellent attention to detail and like working in a collaborative open plan environment.

We expect that you will bring new ideas and be able to communicate clearly and confidently with your peers and our researchers.  A customer service orientation, and a willingness to pitch in when it’s needed, are part of the way we work at CERA.

For a copy of the full position description, please click here.

Applications Close:  Tuesday 19th September at 5pm.


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