Kan we ban month-end?

On the 29th June, at 4:30pm, just before the books close for the financial year, I found myself waiting. Then, at nearly 5pm, I receive a flood of information from various stakeholders that affect year end and which was requested earlier in the month. Here is when my stress levels hit the roof and anger[…]

Managing COVID-19 impact on your projects

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been receiving questions around the impact of COVID-19 on projects. As our community grapples with surges in uncertainty and debate, as well as the virus’s flow-on effects – we wanted to share the top 3 topics we’re discussing and how to approach them.  (Please note – that just as[…]

Agile ways of working in Finance Business Partnering

Coming up on the 4th May 2020, CA ANZ will be hosting a very different Accounting Conference for the first time – it will be pre-recorded with Live Q&A to follow each talk with any speaker you choose. This kind of intimate approach is exactly what I’d call an agile way to working through our current challenges[…]

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Forgetting the Money: 10 step framework to harness true project value

The way we approach financial project value is broken. It’s largely a collection of guesswork, inaccurate numbers and top-down maintenance. As a result, too many projects have failed, are struggling, and nearly all could be improved to find true value. For the past year, we’ve been working on a Project Accounting Framework to change this.[…]

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We’re hiring! Assistant Project Accountant

Assistant Project Accountant $250-300 p/ day 6-8 weeks hands-on project with steep learning opportunities. Project Accounting Australia (PAA) is looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Project Accountant to join our team! The successful candidate will closely work directly with Directors, Project Managers and our clients with hands-on experience in a wide variety of projects and other[…]