NSW Electoral Commission

Financial Accounting Officer (BB-19E94)

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NSW Electoral Commission

The New South Wales Electoral Commission delivers trusted and independent systems, processes, oversight and engagement that support democracy in New South Wales. Our vision is to maintain confidence in the integrity of the democratic process and make it easy for people to understand and participate.

Our work includes:

•           Running elections;

•           Communicating and engaging with the public and our stakeholders; and

•           Investigating possible offences and enforcing electoral laws such as the Electoral Act 2017 and the Electoral Funding Act 2018.


Purpose of the Role

The Financial Accounting Officer provides financial accounting services, monitoring, reporting and support in line with Australian Accounting Standards and NSW Government legislation, policies and guidelines.


The role is temporary up to 10  January 2022, with potential for ongoing


The NSW Electoral Commission is committed to maintaining public confidence in the integrity of the electoral system. The Commission requires all its employees to refrain from membership of any political party and from engaging in political activity which could be seen as reflecting adversely on the strict political neutrality of the Commission. To maintain political neutrality, applicants for roles with the Commission who are, who have been or who may be perceived to be or have been connected with political activities may also be ineligible for appointment and should disclose such information as part of their application. This does not include voting in a Commonwealth, State or Local Government election, which is compulsory in NSW.  The Commission’s Political Neutrality Policy may be viewed on its website.


Your employment will be subject to National Criminal Records Check to determine your suitability for employment. 


Essential Requirements

As the successful candidate, you will have:

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