Senior Finance Business Partner

  • Australia
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Contract
  • AU$75 - AU$80 per hour + Super
  • Senior Finance Business Partner role within a state government agency
  • Central Canberra location with flexible working arrangement
  • Initial contract until 31 March 2024 ($75-$80/hr + Super)

Our client is seeking for a Senior Finance Business Partner to join the team to provide financial and administrative support to Colleges, Divisions and the Executive and as required, to act as a liaison point for external parties.

The Finance Business Partner(Business Support Manager) reports to the Senior Director, Finance.

Provision of finance and administrative support services to CIT’s Colleges and Divisions including:

  • Financial management, including costing, forecasting, analysis, reporting, debtor and creditor management and cash management;
  • Budget management including development, monitoring, analysis and reporting (operating and capital);
  • Procurement, contracts and records management;
  • Provision of support on financial aspects of operational decisions, including in human resource planning and recruitment;
  • Monitoring, analysing and reporting on financial, quality and other statistical performance indicators;
  • Assisting with internal and external governance processes including audits and other compliance activities;
  • Managing continuous improvement including for business processes and controls;
  • This position may involve the direct supervision of staff.

In addition to specific functional and task requirements of the positions, responsibilities also include:

  • Supporting Finance and Corporate Services functions more broadly;
  • Managing, developing, training and mentoring staff to achieve optimal performance;
  • Developing, managing and monitoring Setting My Directions (SMD) requirements in accordance with stipulated timeframes for all staff inclusive of ensuring timely completion of required annual training;
  • Assisting in the development, review and application of professional standards, policy and procedures; and
  • Undertaking other support duties as required.

Skills and Experience

  • Demonstrated experience and capability in the following functional work areas is essential:
    • Accrual accounting & accrual financial
    • reporting
    • Budgeting
    • Costing and resourcing
    • Management accounting, analysis and reporting
    • General administration support
    • Performance analysis and reporting
  • Highly desirable Post-Secondary/Tertiary qualifications or equivalent in Finance and Accounting is required.
  • Highly desirable Membership (or progress towards membership) of a peak accounting body (e.g., CPA, IPA, ICAA) will be highly regarded.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

  • To be eligible for temporary employment you must be in Australia on a visa with work rights or be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply:
To apply for this opportunity, please submit your application to Connie at Talent International by clicking the “APPLY NOW” button. Alternatively, you can contact Connie on 02 6129 6318 or for further information.

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