Finance Manager

Worksafe Victoria

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 06/09/2019

Job Category:

Accounting / Finance Manager / Business Manager

Job description:
  • Leadership and business partnering
  • Fixed Term, Full Time Role (12 months)
  • Geelong Location

Time to create a career in helping our communities across the state for a more rewarding outcome in our work. The reward working for our community, not a shareholder, holds a special feeling of satisfaction in making a difference.

About the role

The Finance Manager is a part of the management accounting team which supports the project and program community, and is accountable for the provision of a broad range of client focused financial services and leading a small team.

The incumbent will be assigned a portfolio of clients which will vary based on organisational need and rotated amongst the Finance Managers. It may comprise specific business areas, projects or programs of work. The business areas could include related entities and collaborative initiatives serviced by WorkSafe Finance Team, while programs of work include WorkSafe 2030.

The incumbent will actively build sustainable relationships and work closely with and influence the members of the Executive and Senior Leadership in assisting them in making strategic and operational decisions through the provision of financial information, analysis and advice. The incumbent will also assist the key stakeholders to understand financial results and statuses, and be their primary contact for finance related issues

Please ensure you take a look at the Position Description provided for additional information on accountabilities for this role.

About you

  • Significant demonstrable experience in financial management and business partnering (including portfolio, program and projects) in a hands on capacity
  • Demonstrated experience in the management and development of financial and reporting systems
  • People leadership experience and have successfully led small teams
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills with experience in negotiation and conflict resolution
  • Ability to work and influence across multiple entities and management structures
  • Understanding of project methodology and experience in project budget management
  • Professional postgraduate qualification in accounting such as CA or CPA

Working with Us

We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and offer flexibility to facilitate work/life balance. People who are seeking part-time or job share arrangements are encouraged to apply.

WorkSafe employees enjoy: Discounted Gym & Pool Memberships | WELL Rated Building | Group Training & Yoga Classes | Very active Social Club | Pool & Table Tennis | Sparkling Water | Discounted Prescription Eyewear | Career Opportunities and Working for your Community!

What’s next?

Applications close 11:00pm Thursday 19 September. Click the link to apply, and join us in making a difference to Victorian lives.

Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position. You may be required to undergo a National Police Check (and Medical Assessment) as part of the recruitment process.

Candidate screening may take place prior to the advertisement closing, so get your application in.

For further enquiries please contact Leigh O’Donnell on (03) 4243 8851.

About Us

At WorkSafe our passion for the wellbeing of Victorian workers brings us together. Our people come from a wide range of professions and with no two days ever being the same, diverse thinking comes naturally to us. As we build the WorkSafe of the future we’re committed to delivering industry best practice to our people, our customers and the community.

WorkSafe are striving to build a diverse workforce that reflects the Victorian community we serve.