Job Application – Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Position Purpose:

Devonport City Council is seeking a Senior Accountant, this position will be responsible for the key financial aspects of asset management and financial reporting. The role will work closely with our infrastructure department to ensure Councils statutory obligations in relation to financial activities are met.

This is an exciting time to be joining the team, Devonport City Council offer a dynamic and modern working environment with opportunities for professional development and leading initiatives to support a healthy work/life balance. This is a full- position offering workplace flexibility.

We are located on the Mersey River in the heart of the beautiful North West Coast of Tasmania. Devonport is particularly well known for its reserves and recreational facilities, from the kilometres of walking and cycling tracks, beautiful beaches, a river suitable for a number of water sports, great fishing and numerous parklands, the City encourages an active and family friendly lifestyle.

Position Description:

Please refer to the Position Description below for specific information relating to duties and the relevant selection criteria to be addressed:

Senior Accountant - Position Description

Senior Accountant - Position Description

Applications Close:

Sunday, 27 November 2022

Human Resources Contact:Amy Smith or Jacci McDougall – Phone: 03 6424 0511
How to Apply:View the ‘How to Apply‘ page for further details
Application Form:

To apply for this position online using the form below, please have your resume and any supporting documents ready to upload.  Read the page, How to Apply for further details.

Alternatively, you can download the Employment Pack below which includes

  • Application Form in PDF and MS Word format
  • Position Description – PDF

Job application - Senior Accountant - November 2022


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