Finance Officer

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Job Reference:
External Vacancy – Open to Everyone
Business Unit:
Strategy and Investment
Valetta Road, Kidman Park
Salary Range:
$66,590 - $70,968
Up to 2 years
Closing Date:
20 Mar 2023

Role Highlights

  • Key role contributing to ORSR’s financial management function
  • Opportunity to contribute to the SA sport and recreation sector
  • Flexible work conditions and supportive workplace culture

Role Details

The Finance Officer contributes to the financial management, reporting and operations of the Agency by providing accounting advice, assisting in maintaining financial systems and budgets, processing accounts payable and accounts receivable, and assisting with year end financial statements preparation in accordance with Australian Accounting Standards. This position reports to the Team Leader, Finance and works collaboratively with ORSR staff, and liaises with vendors, clients, stakeholders and other government agencies.

Special Conditions

  • The Incumbent will be required to participate in the department's Performance Management Program.
  • The Incumbent may be assigned to another position at this remuneration level or equivalent.
  • Some work outside of normal hours will be required.
  • This role has been classified as a position of trust. The incumbent is subject to a satisfactory general probity check in line with departmental policies and procedures.

    Essential Qualifications
  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in finance, commerce, accounting or other similar field (Essential).

For more information please see the role description:

About the Department

The Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing (ORSR) is the lead agency for the Government’s policy on sport and active recreation. ORSR is responsible for State Government policy and legislation as it relates to the sector, its key programs, sport and recreation infrastructure and funding programs. The ORSR supports sport and recreation organisations, Councils and the community through the development of policy, programs and resources, the provision of funding, recreation and sport planning, infrastructure development, elite sport pathways and programs, and the promotion of physical activity.

About the Business

The Strategy and Investment division uses market intelligence, research and evaluation to understand and share industry insights and to devise strategy to enhance the ORSR performance and industry outcomes. The division administers the Sports Voucher program and the assessment and allocation of grants for a range of industry priorities and outcomes through one-off, term and ongoing programs. This division is also responsible for corporate services and governance and is the conduit into the host department and broader government.

Contact Us

Enquiries to Harry Charles-Britton - Team Leader Finance
08 7424 7665

Diversity and Inclusion

The Department of the Premier and Cabinet is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace that is reflective of the community we serve.

We welcome and value applications from candidates who are of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds, candidates with disability and those from the LGBTIQA+ community.

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to ensure a safe and healthy working environment. If you require any additional support, please provide us with details through the application process.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.