Chief Financial Officer (CFO) (SES1)

Job posted: 01/08/2022
Applications close: 15/08/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Office of the Ombudsman Victoria

Salary: $207,116 - $267,445

Occupation: Finance

Reference: VG/CS/FD/1650193

Reference: VG/CS/FD/1650193

Occupation: Finance

Salary Range: $207,116 - $267,445

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will join the executive leadership team and drive outcomes for the Victorian Ombudsman.

The Victorian Ombudsman is seeking a SES 1 Chief Financial Officer who will lead the annual budget preparation, payroll, annual financial statement and acquittals preparation, annual asset management audit, policy development and rollout in line with the Financial Management Act (1994), Standing Directions of the Finance Minister and Resource Management Framework, oversight of the internal and external audit program, and other duties, in line with the VO's budget independent status. 

Available opportunity:

  • SES 1 
  • $207,116 - $267,445 per annum 
  • plus 10.5% employer superannuation contribution
  • Full-time, fixed-term (min. 3 years)
  • Hybrid working model - flexibility to work onsite and from home 

How to apply:

Applications need to be submitted online via the ‘Apply Now' button.

To be considered for this role, you must include:

  • a 1-page Cover Letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description;
  • a Resume, no longer than 5 typed pages (PDF)

Applications close midnight on Sunday 14 August 2022.

Want to find out more about us and what we do?  Please visit:  www.ombudsman.vic.gov.au

VO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing an inclusive, accessible and safe work environment. We want to ensure all applicants and employees with disability are treated respectfully and equitably in all stages of the recruitment process. We encourage job applications from people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, LGBTIQ and cultures, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

VO is committed to supporting our employees balance their work and life commitments. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements. The types of flexibility may differ from role to role.

Any offer of employment will be subject to the satisfactory disclosure of the successful candidates COVID-19 Vaccination Status prior to commencement with VO.

Employment at the Victorian Ombudsman is subject to:

  • Criminal Record check

  • Working with Children check

  • Statutory Declaration

  • Confidentiality Agreement

  • Conflict of Interest check

  • Evidence their vaccination against COVID-19 status as an inherent requirement of all roles at VO

  • Comply with VO COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) (SES1)

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Full time / 3 years

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People and Culture Business Partner | people@ombudsman.vic.gov.au

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) (SES1)