Finance Analyst

Looking for a specialised position that allows you to contribute to Ambulance Victoria's (AV's) mission whilst applying your strong financial analysis skills to improve business practices? Then look no further!
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Department: Ambulance Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/AV/1319237
Closing Date: 20-Feb-2018
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: No File Attached
Contact: Chris Birch

Position Details

AV is seeking an experienced Financial Analyst to provide expert financial analytical support to the organisation to support the development and implementation of a robust budget, costing and forecasting process at AV.


About the role

Based out of our Doncaster office and reporting to the Planning and Corporate Finance Manager, the responsibilities of this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Contribute to the design and development of effective, complex costing models (and undertake associated costing / financial analysis) for budget and forecasting collation / allocation / analysis, tender evaluations, pricing reviews, activity based costing, EBA's and other business requirements
  • Contribute to the development, collation and review of AV's annual budget and mid-year budget review;
  • Contribute to the development, collation and review of AV's short and long term forecasting, including providing support in relation to forecasting methodology and process
  • In conjunction with Project Managers, undertake effective financial analysis of proposed projects, partnering with divisions to build financial models and provide forecasting of related revenue, capital and recurrent cashflows
  • Foster effective working relationships with Business Managers and divisional finance representatives, providing guidance and advice (in relation to costings, financial analysis and processes).


About you 

To be considered for this position you will be able to demonstrate the following Skills and Attributes:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in working with accounting and costing systems
  • Experience in management and reporting of financial issues in a large complex organisation.
  • Experience and exceptional skills in costing and financial analysis.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Well-developed conceptual, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • High level attention to detail.
  • High level of integrity to ensure professional standards are maintained at all times and that confidential issues are handled sensitively.
  • Team skills to actively participate as a member of a team and move the team towards the completion of both team and individual goals.
  • Required to possess a current Victorian Driver Licence.
  • Willingness to travel throughout Metropolitan Melbourne and Regional Victoria as required.
  • CPA Australia or ICAA membership.
  • Approved tertiary qualification in business, accounting or commerce.


What's in it for you

As a valued member of AV you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work/life balance.  This position offers a salary circa $90k plus super for the right candidate and we offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements, accrued days off for full time roles, and other benefits including free on-site parking.

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.  If you're ready to play an integral role and deliver results that help make a real difference, we want to hear from you!


How to apply?

Applicants are not required to address the selection criteria detailed in the position description, but to read the document ‘Applying for a position with Ambulance Victoria'. For any queries please email or contact Chris Birch, Advisor Recruitment & Selection on 03 9840 3921.

Your application will form an integral part of the selection process and should be of a high quality including:

  • A covering letter highlighting your suitability for this role
  • A resume

We request that your application for theFinance Analyst position is forwarded by 5.00pm Tuesday 20 February 2018 by clicking on ‘apply online'.

Ambulance Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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