Finance Partner

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Department: Ambulance Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/1375229
Closing Date: 06-Feb-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: How to apply for a position with AV.pdf (PDF, 169KB)

Position Description - Finance Partner V1.pdf (PDF, 294KB)

Contact: Recruitment

Position Details

Ambulance Victoria (AV) is now recruiting a Finance Partner to join the Planning & Corporate Finance team. This is a full-time, permanent position based at AV's Doncaster and Blackburn administration offices.


The Finance Partner will provide financial expertise and associated support services to the AV Divisions, including, budgeting, forecasting, planning and business advice. The role is instrumental in aligning Divisional requirements with Central Finance requirements and developing strong, effective, constructive working relationships between Finance and the Divisions.


About the role

Reporting to the Planning & Corporate Finance Manager, the main duties of the role include:

  • Establishment of a partnering relationship, working closely with Divisional leaders to understand their finance requirements
  • Provide strategic financial business solutions underpinned by pragmatism, commercial and financial realities, and a shared understanding of AV's performance priorities.
  • Provide input into the design of commercial and financial strategies across Corporate Services and allocated Divisions.
  • Align and embed various standard financial methods, frameworks, systems, models and calculations, into Divisions to assist in the decision making process.
  • Provide advice, support and information to the Divisional Executive Directors and Departmental Managers on commercial and financial matters.
  • Provide detailed understanding and explanation on all aspects of Divisional commercial and financial matters.
  • Provide ad hoc financial modelling, costing, analysis and related advice to AV stakeholders on behalf of the Planning & Corporate Finance team.


About you

The successful applicant will have a CPA Australia or ICAA membership, approved tertiary qualifications in business, accounting or commerce, as well as demonstrated significant knowledge and experience working within a complex business environment in a financial and commercial role.

Applicants should also possess strong stakeholder relationship and interpersonal skills, be an expert in financial modelling (Excel) and accounting systems, able to use data extraction tools and formulae, have experience in management and reporting of financial issues in a large complex organisation, and be able to provide sound advice for strategic decision-making.

The salary range for this role is $115,203 - $131,659 + 9.5% superannuation


How to apply

All applicants are requested to submit:

  • A covering letter outlining their relevant experience
  • A resume
  • A separate document outlining the key selection criteria listed in the position description   


For any queries please email or contact the Recruitment Department on 03 9840 3653.


We request that your application for the Finance Partner positions is forwarded by 5pm, Wednesday 6 February 2019 by clicking on ‘Apply Online' below. Applications will be reviwed after the closing date.


Ambulance Victoria is an equal opportunity employer.

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