Monthly Archives: June 2012
Please note that Tony Mitchell (Chief Financial Officer) will be on leave from Friday 29th June 2012 and returning on Tuesday 10th July 2012. Andre Scott will be Acting CFO during that period. Any items for Tony’s attention should be directed to Pamela Thomson on x35805.
Every month our blog will feature a staff or team profile within Financial Services. For the month of June, the team in focus is Research Accounting. Team members: (from left to right) Maryke, Chelsea (Manager), Ting, Nicole and Kristeen. Combined years experience at the University: 25 Major responsibilities: providing research accounting support, establishment of research projects (within PS) and liaising with […]
Congratulations to Mary Chin (Financial Accountant) who passed her final CPA exam! A big shout out also goes to Shannon Murphy, ECMS and Adrian Mills, DVC&VP(R) who graduate at the same time and previously worked in Financial Services. This is a massive achievement and a credit to their dedication and hard work. Well done!
Complete Office Supplies (COS) are holding a Workplace Supplies “Products Expo”. Any staff involved in the procurement of stationary and office supplies are invited to attend (COS is a University preferred supplier). The expo involves product demonstrations, free samples, an environmental range, end of financial year specials, Ergo seating and Desktop stationary, planet friendly and sustainable coffee, tea and cocoa. […]
To enhance financial governance and management reporting, we have rolled out our first traffic light reports for the month of April. We are working with Faculties and Divisions to ensure the reports provide relevant information for decision making. This includes financial, EFTSL and FTE data, which will help produce performance metrics on a regular basis. […]
New deals negotiated on our behalf by the Australian University Procurement Network (AUPN), have resulted in reductions on Qantas and Virgin Australia domestic airfares. Qantas and Virgin Australia now offer discounts to The University of Adelaide on the majority of their domestic airfares with the exception being there is no reduction on limited duration sale […]
The University’s Financial Systems (PeopleSoft) will be unavailable from 5pm Friday 8th June until 9am Tuesday 12th June (Monday 11th June is a public holiday). Staff are reminded to finalise transactions and approve journals by 5pm Friday 8th June. This downtime is necessary to complete the patching exercise. As a user, you will not see any changes […]
Welcome to Rachel Casilla who joins Financial Services as Accountant, Budget, Forecasting & Analysis. Rachel has joined the Business Planning and Analysis team, predominantly assisting Greg Edmonds in Budgetary and forecasting matters and providing support to the team on various projects and analysis.