Application Support Advisor (OACS/EPM)

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.
Job Details
Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Finance
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/444703
Closing Date: 01-Jul-2022
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: R - I&T - Finance - Application Support Advisor (OACSEPM) VPS4.pdf (PDF, 175KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Nirmala Franklin

Position Details

Application Support Advisor

  • Annual Salary Range: VPS5 $103,920 - $125,735 per annum excl superannuation
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type:  Full Time
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

 About the Opportunity

The role is a key support resource for Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) application. The role will support the users and business areas to resolve queries and incidents, support the continuous improvement / changes and enhancement of the application through better use of functionality, lead analysis and testing of changes initiated by business requirements or Oracle patching. The role will also support the various data sets in EPM to facilitate management reporting.

 About You

Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Assist in service delivery for user application support for budgeting and reporting applications
  • Support the monitoring of daily scheduled processes and take appropriate action to remediate issues
  • Support for all stages of system development including business analysis, user interface/screen design, functionality suggestions
  • Liaising with the business SMEs to gathering requirements and providing the best solution within given time frames
  • Actively support in improving existing business processes, reporting and data management using Oracle budget and reporting applications.


  • Experience with corporate budget and planning applications.
  • Hand-on skills in the design, development and implementing applications using Oracle Hyperion/Essbase or equivalent.
  • Experience in using integration technology to maintain data between applications and data warehouses

More information is available in the Position Description.

 How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter briefly addressing the Key Selection Criteria found in the position description. 

Applications close 11.59pm on 1 July 2022.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Nirmala Franklin, Manager Reporting and Budget Systems via email at


Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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