Senior Manager, Planning & Corporate Finance (AV6)

Job posted: 15/07/2021
Applications close: 30/07/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Ambulance Victoria

Salary: $144,341 - $165,712

Occupation: Other

Reference: AV/1550740

Reference: AV/1550740

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $144,341 - $165,712

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Ambulance Victoria (AV) is now seeking an experienced accounting professional to manage the provision of a range of financial services within AV including budget development, forecasting, costing and pricing, finance partnering, projects and financial analysis. This is a full-time, ongoing role located in Doncaster. 

About the role

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the role is an integral position within the Finance and Corporate Services Division, as it plays a pivotal part in the development of AV's annual budget and forecasting, including developing strong working relationships and partnerships across the organisation.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Providing accurate, timely and quality advice and financial reports to the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer and Managers across the organisation
  • Develop AV's Annual Operating and Capital Budgets
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships by providing comprehensive financial guidance and advice across the organisation
  • Providing strong and effective leadership by fostering a culture of professional development through coaching and mentoring staff

About you

To be considered, you will be CPA or ICAA qualified, and hold an appropriate tertiary qualification in business, accounting or commerce. You will be experienced in the management and reporting of financial issues, including costing and conducting financial analysis in a large and complex organisation, preferably within government and or the health/emergency services sectors.

You will possess a solid working knowledge of relevant financial software tools and demonstrate proficiency in MS Office suite; Excel and Outlook, including other relevant software applications.  Your well-developed conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills, including a strong eye for detail, will enable you to identify issues and risks and determine appropriate courses of action.  Your resilience, drive and can-do attitude, together with your ability to work in a dynamic and agile environment will see you successfully deliver quality outcomes within the specified timeframes.

Finally, your strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, will enable you to negotiate and influence, convey clear messages and build and maintain effective working relationships. You will be experienced in leading teams and having difficult conversations when required.

About Ambulance Victoria

As a valued member of AV, you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work / life balance. Flexible work options will be considered on a case-by-case basis. We offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements accrued days off for full-time roles and other benefits.

We believe our people are our greatest resource and the sustainability of our workforce depends on how well we utilise our people's skills and abilities and whether our staffing reflects the diversity of the Victorian community.  If you are ready to play an integral role and deliver results that help make a real difference, we want to hear from you!

The successful candidate must have a current Victorian Driver's License and be willing to travel throughout metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria when required.  Applicants may also be subject to pre-employment checks, including a Police Check. 

AV has introduced salary bands, and this position is graded at AV6. The salary range for an AV6 position is $144,341 - $165,712 p/a plus 10% superannuation. The expectation is that employees will commence at the base of the grade applicable to a position.

How to apply

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, or for any queries, please contact Ambulance Victoria's Recruitment team via email on: recruitment@ambulance.vic.gov.au.

Applicants are requested to read the attached document ‘Applying for a position with Ambulance Victoria' before submitting their application.  Your application will form an integral part of the selection process and should include the following three documents:

  • A covering letter
  • A resume
  • A separate document addressing the key selection criteria, detailed on the last page of the attached position description.

We request that all applications are submitted on or before 5pm, Friday 30 July 2021 by clicking on ‘Apply Online' below.  Only applications submitted via the AV Careers Centre website https://careers.ambulance.vic.gov.au/ will be considered. 

Our diverse and inclusive workforce allows us to deliver the Best Care to the Victorian community, and helps create a healthier, more productive workplace for our people.