Senior Manager - Budget and Management Accounting (VPSG6)

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 15/06/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Treasury and Finance

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Accounting

Reference: VG/DTF/CGS/1517629A

Reference: VG/DTF/CGS/1517629A

Occupation: Accounting

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

A highly experienced Senior Manager of Budget and Management Accounting is required within our Corporate Finance group in the Department of Treasury and Finance.

A highly experienced Senior Manager of Budget and Management Accounting is required within our Corporate Finance group in the Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF). DTF provides economic, financial and resource management advice to help the Victorian Government deliver its policies.  

About the role

We require an ongoing VPS 6.2 Senior Manager of Budget and Management Accounting.  Some of the key accountabilities are to:

  • Lead the delivery of advanced expert budget and financial management advice to senior executives and management
  • Provide leadership and guidance to direct reports and team members, and support the Director and CFO to ensure that the deliverables of the team are met
  • Identify and actively analyse and manage emerging issues, trends and risks and provide forward looking insight
  • Act as a key contact for DTF groups/divisions and ensure the timely resolution of financial issues and the evaluation of financial proposals and budget bids
  • Lead and contribute to complex research and analysis work, as well as reporting of major strategic initiatives or issues
  • Develop and maintain management reporting processes using forward looking analytics

To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate the following:

  • Advanced level expertise in the development and provision of budget and accounting related services within a Victorian government department
  • Extensive understanding of the requirements around delivery of major products and providing strong input into ensuring that project timelines/deliverables and quality targets are met
  • Experience in leading a team to deliver outputs within timelines and quality targets and have an aptitude to develop the performance, motivation and training of staff
  • Exceptional ability to convey complex ideas and information that demonstrates an excellent insight of the target audience and how to influence them
  • Proven ability to build and maintain productive relationships
  • Advanced knowledge and expertise in the application of financial systems and data analytics


  • This role provides an opportunity to attend the DTF Board on a monthly basis and interact with our Senior Executive Group on strategic departmental budget matters
  • An opportunity to act for the Director during periods of leave
  • This role is a 2IC for the Director of Corporate Finance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • This role provides a challenge to the right person, that wants to build capability, wants to be a supported leader and wants to be part of a progressive and highly collaborative central agency

How to apply

For more information about the position and key selection criteria, please refer to the position description. If you have specific questions regarding the role, please contact Stephanie on stephanie.leonard@dtf.vic.gov.au. To apply, select the ‘Apply Now' button and provide a copy of your resume and cover letter summarising your skills and relevant experience. If you require a copy of this advertisement in an accessible format, please email careers@dtf.vic.gov.au.

Senior Manager - Budget and Management Accounting (VPSG6)

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Stephanie Leonard | stephanie.leonard@dtf.vic.gov.au

Senior Manager - Budget and Management Accounting (VPSG6)