Finance Officer

  • Full Time, 12 month fixed term contract
  • Friendly & Cohesive Workplace
  • PTV G 3 $65,714 - $79,790 + 9.5% superannuation
  • Docklands location, close to Southern Cross Station

For further information on Public Transport Victoria, please visit the PTV Website

Job Details
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Department: Public Transport Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Finance
Classification: PTV 3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/CSFOPTV3
Closing Date: 26-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $65,714 - $79,790
Job Duration: 12 Months
Attachments: Position Description - Finance - Contracts Financial Control - Finance Officer - PTV3.pdf (PDF, 327KB)

PTV Capability Framework - 1 Page Summary.pdf (PDF, 208KB)

Contact: Upul Hemapala

Position Details

About Public Transport Victoria (PTV)

What is PTV? It is a single point of contact for you to gain information on Public Transport services, fares, tickets and initiatives. We here at PTV manage Victoria's train, tram and bus services. Our team here at PTV develops and nurtures a strong, vibrant culture encouraging innovation to drive a high-performing Government organisation. We build on the hard work, passion and creativity of our people to promote excellence in our industry, and greater mobility for all Victorians.

PTV helps hundreds of thousands of Victorian's make their way to and from life's events. That may be arriving at work or school, visiting family or friends, attending sporting or entertainment events, whatever it is, WE PLAY A ROLE.

About the role

We are looking for a Finance Officer who will be responsible for managing the payments, contract transfers, indexation and payment system for bus and tram contracts and other contracts as needed. 

What we're looking for

Essential (must have to be considered for the position)

  • Experience in managing a large payment system and processing a large volume of payments.
  • Previous experience and knowledge of complex reconciliations and financial management systems.
  • Attention to detail and a high level of organisation to ensure payments are processed within the contractual timelines.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities effectively and flexibly meet deadlines to contribute to the overall effectiveness of the team.



  • A tertiary qualification in Accounting, Finance or a related field.

How to apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  Your application must include a cover letter and separate resume (MS Word compatible).  For further information about the role, please refer to the attached position description and capability framework documents. If you have any questions specific to the role, please email

Applications close 11:59 P.M. Monday, 26 February 2018.

Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Unsolicited recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Public Transport Victoria is committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and supports diversity and flexibility. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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