Senior Finance Business Partner, Budget and Reporting, Homes Victoria

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life.

Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable.

We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria.

We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly, and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities. .

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Department: Homes Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/CW/676726A
Closing Date: 08-Feb-2023
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: HomesVictoriaPositionDescriptionSeniorFinanceBusinessPartnerVPS5-676726(003).pdf (PDF, 243KB)
Job Specification

HomesVictoriaPositionDescriptionSeniorFinanceBusinessPartnerVPS5-676726(003).docx (Word, 360KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Danielle Dowding
03 9500 5919 |

Position Details


Are you:

  • An experienced finance specialist providing budget management, financial reporting, and analysis in a construction environment?
  • A problem solver who can assist in driving continuous improvement to lift the quality of all financial processes and outputs in line with accounting standards, best practice and audit advice?
  • Able to work collaboratively and communicate with senior leadership members on financial results?

Reporting to the Senior Finance Manager, Budget and Reporting, the Senior Finance Business Partner is responsible for the provision of financial and budget management services, financial management reporting, and financial analysis. The Senior Finance Business Partner will work closely with senior leadership and project teams within Homes Victoria, as well as work collaboratively with team members.

Key attributes of the successful applicant will be proven finance and budgeting skills, strong communication and stakeholder engagement skills, the ability to problem solve, a commitment to continuous improvement, and attention to detail.


  1. Maintain an understanding of current, best-practice in financial management and services.
  2. Routinely provide advice on finance policy, risks, trends and provide solutions and options for decision-making.
  3. Contribute to the design and development of complex financial reports at an authoritative level.

Please open the position description to read more.


The department may require its employees to be fully vaccinated against preventable diseases such as the current coronavirus (COVID-19). The department's COVID-19 Vaccination requirements policy(Word) outlines the requirements for existing employees, other workplace participants and prospective employees. Please read in full prior to applying.


All VPS employees (and ex-VPS employees with extended access to the Jobs and Skills Exchange website) MUST apply via the Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) <> portal.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.
Applicants are required to submit a CV and Cover Letter (max 2 pages) outlining their suitability to the role in line with the Key Selection Criteria. 
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process. 
Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Victoria | Jobs (

Please apply to submit your interest in this position.

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