Principal Financial Analyst, Transactions Commercial Development (VPSG6)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 05/08/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until Dec 2023

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/597979

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/597979

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


A rewarding and challenging opportunity exists for a highly experienced property or infrastructure financial analyst within the Commercial Development Unit in the Housing Growth and Commerical Development Branch of Homes Victoria. The Principal Financial Analyst will be part of a collaborative and innovative team focused on structuring, developing, and implementing the funding structures for the Big Housing Build. This includes developing deal structuring (including tax, legal, security and financial), commercial negotiations and stakeholder management.

The Principal Financial Analyst will lead the development of financial models and analysis activities to support enhanced project planning and financial sustainability of the Big Housing Build projects. This role will contribute to the development of funding structures, commercial and financial analysis, and commercial development models for property and infrastructure projects to be delivered in partnerships between Homes Victoria and third-party partners.

Are you:

  • Experienced in developing funding structures and commercial development models for projects to be delivered in partnership arrangements between Homes Victoria and third parties
  • Experienced in structuring commercial infrastructure deals including tax, legal, security and financial negotiations
  • An experienced strategic thinker with a demonstrated ability to apply strategic financial assessment and risk management frameworks and principles
  • Experienced in undertaking complex scenario analysis and cost modelling activities, forecasting and cost benefit analysis of proposals and initiatives.

Able to draft clear, concise, and authoritative reports and provide recommendations, options or solutions to influence decisions relating to funding structures and development models.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Principal Financial Analyst, Transactions Commercial Development (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / Until Dec 2023

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Annabelle Helps | 0447 199 730

Principal Financial Analyst, Transactions Commercial Development (VPSG6)