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Manager Business Support

Manager Business Support

Job Title: Manager Business Support
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: Nov 2021
Reference: 3352554
Contact Name: Amanda Li
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 12, 2021 09:32

Job Description

The opportunity
This role involves driving and motivating a team of finance professionals to ensure business objectives are communicated and adhered across the organisation. Supervising the Management Accounting and Procurement team with your influential leadership on a temporary basis with your extensive accounting experience. Provide the executive management team with monthly and quarterly financial reports and produce in-depth analysis and assessment of accounting and procurement related matters.
Experience in Procurement will be highly regarded as you will be collaborating with the Procurement unit to provide strategic advice and best methods of procurement that align with legislation requirements.
  • Senior Finance position within the Western Suburbs
  • Initial temporary basis, opportunity for extension or permanency
  • $76 - $90 p/hour plus superannuation
What you’ll deliver
  • Manage and lead a team within the Finance unit to achieve business objectives
  • Drive change and improvements within the development of the long-term financial framework and manage the annual budget process across the organisation
  • Assist with the recruitment, training and development of staff
  • Prepare monthly financial reports for the executive management team and quarterly financial reports
  • Generate analysis and evaluation of accounting and procurement related matters
What you’ll bring
  • Extensive experience in Accounting and Finance
  • Must be CPA or CA qualified, or relevant qualification
  • Proven leadership skills in a high performing team to deliver organizational objectives and business improvements
  • Procurement experience will be highly regarded
  • WFH Flexibility – 1-2 days at home
  • 3 month duration initially, with view for additional 3 month extension and possible longer stint after
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Great balance of experience and knowledge within the team, from Band 5 up to Band 8
Next steps
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other Finance positions within Local Government, please contact Amanda Li on (03) 8535 3111.
Apply with your CV in Word format by clicking on the link.