finance business partner in Adelaide

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job details

posted
location
adelaide, south australia
specialism
accounting
job type
temporary
reference number
90M0342927_1523410290
contact
belinda wallace, randstad
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job description

Randstad are inviting applications for an immediate contract opportunity working as a Finance Business Partner with a prominent business in the southern Suburbs.

This position is the Primary Finance contact for the assigned directorate, providing financial support and advice, delivery of accurate and timely budgeting and financial results analyses. The Finance Business Partner will be a key member of the Financial Planning and Analysis Team within the Finance and Commercial Directorate and will ensure strong working relationships at all levels across the organisation.

Position Duties:

  • Lead and support the assigned directorate in the development of budgets and budget reviews
  • Act as Finance Partner to the CFO and 2 Managers (Finance & Commercial)
  • Collate, analyse and input data for the accurate preparation of monthly management information and present financial performance to budget holders
  • Develop and maintain ad hoc reports to support financial reporting requirements
  • Influence decision making where appropriate to achieve financial planning objectives, directorate standards, targets and strategies
  • Interpret financial impacts relating to changes in or new legislative, economic or service initiatives and assess their impact on the assigned directorate and provide appropriate solutions
  • Provide expert advice to budget holders to allow effective management of their budgets and assist them in carrying out their financial accountabilities, constructively challenging where appropriate, in line with organisational goals

Skills, Knowledge & Experience:

  • Corporate budgetary and financial planning concepts and applications
  • Best practices in the management of operational and/or capital program budgets
  • Relevant experience at a senior level, preferably within a large organisation, in budget preparation, management and reporting
  • Financial analytical skills and an ability to undertake complex data collection and analysis.
  • Written and oral communication skills to enable clear and concise communication with people at all levels
  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, in particular Excel, and corporate finance systems

Candidates with relevant tertiary qualifications and demonstrated experience are encouraged to apply. This role is available for immediate start pending interview. Candidates can apply in strict confidence to Belinda Wallace at Randstad via the 'Apply for this job' button. Initial (confidential) enquiries can be made during business hours on 08 8468 8004.



skills

Business Partnering/ Management Accounting/ Budget preperation

qualification

Degree in an accounting, finance, commerce or similar discipline

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree