Finance Analyst, Tertiary Education Performance Monitoring

An exciting opportunity exists for a finance analyst with broader skill set than just accounting, but who is also strong in data analysis and presentation. Preferably CPA / CA qualified (or working towards), the successful applicant must be able to test the integrity of financial data that is provided by TAFE institutes. Further, you must have experience analysing financial data and non-financial data preferably at both an organisational and sector level. You must also have advanced Excel skills and also proficient in using Business Intelligence tools such as Tableau or Power BI. You need to be able to work independently with minimal direction and need to have attention to detail. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career and to have an impact on the Victorian education system.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Finance
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/HESG/29472
Closing Date: 16-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: 24 months
Attachments: Position Description VPS4.doc (Word, 217KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Anna Zisimopoulos
(03) 4113 7471

Position Details


Working as part of a team responsible for acquitting the Department's role as owner of Victoria's TAFE institutes, the successful candidate will provide specialist advice and detailed financial and performance analysis of the Victorian TAFEs and tertiary education sector.

Their work will contribute to the provision of strategic advice to the Minister and Departmental executive on the health, risks and opportunities of individual TAFE institutes, as well as the TAFE and tertiary education sector as a whole.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability.  People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following and

Applications close 16 December 2018

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