Vacancy Details

Total Remuneration Package $166,009 – $234,491pa

Includes superannuation, vehicle & allowances

Cash Component $139,308 – $200,460pa

5 year negotiated contract


About us:

The City proudly offers its residents and visitors facilities, services, events, spaces and plans for the future, for the community to live, work and play in ways that are healthy, efficient, safe and sustainable along with spectacular views of the Swan River, close proximity to the Perth Central Business District and houses the Perth Domestic and International Airports.

About the role:

The City of Belmont has a unique opportunity for an inspiring leader with the drive and experience necessary to take a leading role in achieving strategic outcomes and organisational goals across the Finance Department.   

Reporting to the Director Corporate & Governance, you will provide advice and support to ensure long term financial planning, budgeting and reporting complies with Accounting Standards and legislative requirements.  Through your leadership, direction and guidance you will lead and manage all aspects of the Finance Department which includes Finance, Rates, Procurement, Creditors and Grants.

About you:

We are seeking someone with extensive experience working at a senior level in accounting with experience in successfully managing organisational budgets and preparing financial reports that comply with legislation.  Having a relevant qualification along with eligibility for membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia or Certified Practicing Accountants Australia is also required. 

If this is you and you meet the required skills, experience and knowledge outlined in our Job Description, we would welcome your application. 

Applications close Monday, 12 December 2022.

Please note: Applications are considered as they are received, and interviews will be arranged accordingly.  The City reserves the right to close adverts early, therefore an early application is encouraged.

The City of Belmont is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. We provide merit-based employment opportunities to people without regard to race, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, religion or sexual orientation.  We encourage applications from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, people with disabilities, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore the opportunity of a career at the City of Belmont. If you require an additional support or adjustments regarding interview arrangements, please advise in advance.

For more information on eligibility requirements and to apply for this position please visit Further assistance with your application is available by phoning 08 9477 7217.