Finance Business Partner

The Department of Transport (DoT) 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: Accounting
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Multiple Locations
Reference: VG/8000024080001239A
Closing Date: 26-Jun-2022
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Finance Business Partner VPS 4 PD.pdf (PDF, 201KB)
Job Specification

Contact: David Moore
03 9811 8307

Position Details

Finance Business Partner

  • 2 x Ongoing Full-Time vacancies
  • Melbourne CBD & Kew

About Us

The Investment and Technology Group delivers strategic oversight and management of DoT's operating and infrastructure budget and provides commercial and information technology services to drive high performance and improved commercial outcomes for the State.

About the Opportunity

You will be responsible for undertaking a range of finance business partnering activities including financial budget and forecasting development, actual financial performance monitoring, analysis and reporting, and project/program financial management. You will exercise professional judgement and provides sound advice, guidance and support to assist internal clients in their decision making and business performance. You will develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal clients and apply professional judgement and well-developed communication skills in providing insight and advising on financial management issues to the clients.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Exercise professional judgement in undertaking a range of financial business partnering activities including budget and forecast development, actual financial performance monitoring, analysis and reporting, and project/program financial management.
  • Provide sound advice, guidance and support to internal clients relating to financial business partnering services and ensure internal client compliance with Department financial policies and procedures.
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal clients and inform, advise and influence clients in understanding financial matters and outcomes which affect their decision making and business performance.

A relevant Finance or Accounting degree which includes all foundation requirements for entry into CPA Program is required.

For further detail, please refer to the PD attached.

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life. We are focused on providing a workplace environment that is rewarding, enjoyable, healthy and productive for all employees, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable.


How to Apply

Applications should include a CV and a brief covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on Sunday, 26 June 2022. For further information regarding the opportunity, please contact David Moore, Finance Manager on 03 9811 8307.

You must be a current Victorian Public Service (VPS) employee employed on an ongoing, fixed term or casual basis to be eligible for this role. Agency on Hire, Contractors and Consultants are not eligible to apply for roles posted through the DoT Careers Page or the Job and Skills Exchange. 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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