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Senior Management Accountant


Adelaide, SA, AU, 5000

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

About the Role

Are you a financial whiz ready to take your next step? Babcock is on the lookout for a talented financial expert to join our cutting-edge Enhanced Defence High Frequency Communication System (EDHFCS) program. Here at Babcock, we're not just maintaining the current HF capability—we're leading a complete technology upgrade!


This is your chance to thrive in a booming industry while making a significant impact with your financial acumen. Dive into a dynamic role where you'll handle contract reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and financial performance analysis. You'll be a vital partner to the business, driving financial projects forward. Your responsibilities will also include preparing and processing month-end close activities, from accounting journals to monthly P&L statements, and balance sheet reconciliations.


If you're seeking a challenging, career-defining role, look no further. Apply now and become an essential member of our high-performing team, where your contributions will be celebrated!


To be successful, you will bring

  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting, finance, or related discipline.
  • Professional accounting qualification (CA, CPA) or studying toward.
  • Sound knowledge of accounting standards.
  • Ability to produce and analyse financial information.
  • Australian Citizen with a Defence security clearance (or the ability to obtain).


What we offer you


  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible to help employees find the right balance between work and home life;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day.


Who we are


Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.


Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,600 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy.


Some of the programs our team across Australia and New Zealand are proud to be a part of involve:


  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


To learn more about Babcock visit


We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds and experience however, due to the defence orientation of this role, the successful candidate must be eligible to obtain a Security Clearance, as defined in the AGSVA guidelines.


Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks.  These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, police check, security check, qualifications and right to work.


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Job Req ID: 58189

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